Intensive English Program

Mauna Loa Eruption: Story of Pele vs. Poli’ahu

Mauna Loa Eruption: Story of Pele vs. Poli’ahu

Aloha! After about two weeks of eruption, Mauna Loa eruption has stopped. This blog was written by our student worker. Aloha everyone. It’s me, Jessica, again. As many people around the world have already heard, our very own Mauna (mountain), Mauna Loa, on our island...
Writing & Grammar Level 4 student blog : My Study Abroad

Writing & Grammar Level 4 student blog : My Study Abroad

Aloha! Everyone has a different reason to come to Hilo. It’s always interesting to hear from students why they chose Hilo and what they think about their life in Hilo. Find out why this level 4 student chose to come to Hilo as her study abroad destination....
Writing & Grammar Level 4 student blog: My first volunteering

Writing & Grammar Level 4 student blog: My first volunteering

Aloha! We always encourage students to volunteer so they can get used to speaking in English and make new friends through volunteering. This level 4 student decided to join a hula conference the other day. Let’s find out how her experience was!   This is my...
Writing & Grammar Level 4 student blog: My Study Abroad

Writing & Grammar Level 4 student blog: My Study Abroad

Aloha! This is a blog written by our level 4 student. Please read why she chose to come to the Big Island! It was my dream to go to Hawaii. I like travelling to foreign countries but I had never been there. People love Hawaii because the beach is nice, the weather is...
Māla Day!

Māla Day!

Aloha kākou! This is Noriko 🙂 It’s been rainy and windy, and I’m missing the sun. Today, I would like to share an event in HawCC! Māla Day Māla means garden or plantation in Hawaiian. You can learn about plants by taking care of the garden! Schedule Day: Every last...
Hui Kamaʻilio and Hei Workshop

Hui Kamaʻilio and Hei Workshop

Aloha! This is Noriko. It’s been raining and cold in Hilo lately! I heard that there is a lot of flu going around now. Please be careful 🙂 Today, I would like to share information about some awesome events coming up! Hui Kamaʻilio Hui means “group, club, or gather,”...