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Bert Kikuchi – UH Maui’s Memorable History Professor
March 23rd, 2012 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · People
 

In four decades of teaching history at Maui’s college, Bert Kikuchi has had thousands of students, and many remember him fondly.


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VIDEO: Shan Tsutsui, State Senate Dist 4, Candidate Profile, Decision 2010 MauiNOW.com
September 12th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

Shan Tsutsui, 2010 candidate for State Senate District 4, Transcript: Introduction:  Aloha, I am State Senator Shan Tsutsui and I’m running for re-election in the Senate 4th District–this includes Kahakuloa, runs through Waikapu, down to Kahului, and parts of Paia.  I think without a doubt, we all know that the economy has been very challenging for most, if not […]


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Get a Float at the 88th Maui County Fair Parade
June 23rd, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

It’s not too late to be a part of the biggest parade on Maui! The parade kicks off the fair weekend and will take place on Thursday, September 30, 2010. There’s still room for participants and float entries, with parade participants getting the added bonus of gaining free entry to the Fair on Thursday evening.  […]


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Hawaiian Immersion Students Treated to Aboriginal Dance
March 17th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

Maui schoolchildren from the Hawaiian Language Immersion Program and Kamehameha Schools Maui enrichment program will enjoy a special performance today from an indigenous people of the Pacific. Descendance, an Australian Aboriginal dance troupe, entertains and educates the students with music and dance, engaging the kids in the cultural traditions of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait […]


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MCC Renamed University of Hawaii Maui College
February 18th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

Maui Community College has a new name.  MCC drops its Community College Status and becomes the University of Hawaii Maui College. The name change was approved by the University of Hawaii Board of Regents during their monthly meeting held today on Oahu.  The change was proposed to accurately represent the college’s programs and services that […]


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Forum Presents Both Sides in Akaka Bill Debate
February 16th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

A Forum on the Akaka Bill will be held tonight, Tuesday, February 16, 2010, with speakers presenting both sides of the debate.  The bill was crafted to establish a process for Native Hawaiians to gain federal recognition. Speakers in support include Boyd Mossman, Robin Danner, and Blossom Feiteira; those against include Kaleikoa Ka’eo, Henry Noa […]


MCC Adds 769 Students, Enrollment up 24 Percent
MCC Adds 769 Students, Enrollment up 24 Percent
February 2nd, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

Maui Community College registered 4,078 students, a gain of 769 or 23.2 percent.  MCC reported the greatest enrollment increase behind Windward Community College where enrollment increased 24.3 percent. Statewide, the 55,761 students at the 10-campus University of Hawaii System set an all-time record for spring enrollment. Spring enrollment increased for a third straight year, with […]


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Maui March for Martin Luther King Jr Day
January 18th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

Maui’s African American Foundation celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a Peace and Justice March in Kahului. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, January 18, 2010. The African American Heritage Foundation of Maui begins their annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Peace and Justice March and Festivities with a […]


Reenactment Retraces Events Leading to Hawaii’s Annexation
Reenactment Retraces Events Leading to Hawaii’s Annexation
October 29th, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui Arts & Entertainment
 

‘A’ole loa! ‘A’ole loa! The Queen’s Women: A reenactment of the 1897Anti-Annexation Meeting comes to Maui.  This presentation comes to Maui on Monday, November 2, 2009 at 7 p.m., at Maui Community College Ka Lama room 103. Reporter Miriam Michelson visits Hawaii to attend the meeting of the Women’s Hawaiian Patriotic League to protest against […]


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Showing of “Noho Hewa: The Wrongful Occupation of Hawaii” 10/29/09
October 28th, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui Arts & Entertainment
 

Noho Hewa: The Wrongful Occupation of Hawaii, a film by Anne Keala Kelly comes to Maui on Thursday, November 5, 2009 beginning at 6 p.m. at Maui Community College, Ka Lama room 103. The documentary is a contemporary look at Hawaiian people, politics, and resistance in the face of laws, economy militarism, and real estate […]


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