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Maui Food Innovation Center Wins SBA Award

President Obama announced the winners of the SBA Growth Accelerator Fund Competition at White House Demo Day, with one of the awards going to the Maui Food Innovation Center (MFIC) at UH Maui College. The competition recognizes entrepreneurship and innovation to create a diverse and inclusive small business community. The Maui Food Innovation Center will

2016-11-21T10:00:59+00:00 August 5th, 2015|News|0 Comments

New Community Health Short-Term Certificates

Prospective students interested in community health can take advantage of two new short-term certificate programs launching this fall at the University of Hawaiʻi Maui College. The certificates can be earned in one or two semesters, with class schedules designed for participants already balancing work and family obligations. The new Community Health Worker/Health Navigator 1 Certificate

2016-11-21T10:00:59+00:00 July 24th, 2015|News|0 Comments

First Chancellor’s Legacy Scholarship Awardees Named

Today the University of Hawaiʻi Maui College announced the first awardees of the Chancellor’s Legacy Scholarship, Jerome Texeria and Malia Ah Nee. Both UHMC students received $5,000 scholarships funded through an endowment that honors the legacy of Dr. Clyde Sakamoto, who retired as Chancellor after serving the UH System for 41 years. He led the

2016-11-21T10:00:59+00:00 June 29th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Guitar Virtuosos Return for Free Concert at UHMC

Following the success of last year’s free concert which packed the house, once again guitar virtuosos will perform at UH Maui College to shine a light on opportunities to study music and inspire the next generation of musicians. The concert is scheduled to take place Friday, July 10th at 3:00 PM in the ʻIke Leʻa

2016-11-21T10:00:59+00:00 June 18th, 2015|News|0 Comments

‘Aipono Awards Benefit MCA

The 2015 ‘Aipono Restaurant Awards drew over 450 attendees to recognize Maui’s best restaurants and benefit students of the Maui Culinary Academy. This year was the largest gala to date, transforming the Sheraton Maui Resort and Spa’s Ocean Lawn into a Casbah for a unique celebration with a Mediterranean/North African-theme. The 13th Annual ‘Aipono Restaurant Awards

2016-11-21T10:00:59+00:00 May 21st, 2015|News|0 Comments

Congratulations Graduates!

May 17th hundreds of students took center stage to walk at the combined UH Maui College and UH Center, Maui commencement ceremony held at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. More than eight hundred degrees and certificates were awarded to UH Maui College students, with eighty-eight degrees awarded to Maui County residents from other UH

2016-11-21T10:01:04+00:00 May 21st, 2015|News|0 Comments

Engineering Technology Students Present Capstone Projects

Graduating students in the Electronic & Computer Engineering Technology (ECET-AS) and the Engineering Technology (ENGT-BAS) programs held an exhibit in April showcasing their projects with prototypes, product demonstrations and hands-on activities.

2016-11-21T10:01:04+00:00 May 19th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Student Appreciation Night

Outstanding students from each of the academic programs at UHMC were recognized for their hard work and dedication throughout the year at a special ‘Student Appreciation Night’. John Morton, Vice President of the University of Hawai’i Community College System was in attendance, as well as over a hundred students, family members, faculty and staff. “We

2016-11-21T10:01:04+00:00 May 13th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Mechanical Contractors Association Makes Scholarship Donation

The Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) recently donated $5,000 to the scholarship fund at the University of Hawaiʻi Maui College as part of their ongoing effort to give back to local communities and foster students’ pursuit of higher education. The CEO of MCAA, John R. Gentille, was scouting for a location to host a

2016-11-21T10:01:04+00:00 May 11th, 2015|News|0 Comments

GIS Showcases A World of Opportunity

The public is invited to attend a GIS Showcase on Wednesday, May 13 from 5:00-8:00pm at the Maui Brewing Company in the Kihei Tech Park. UH Maui College students earning Certificates of Competence in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in Ecosystem Management will share final projects including endemic Hawaiian tree snail populations in Maui County, energy efficiency mapping,

2016-11-21T10:01:04+00:00 May 11th, 2015|News|0 Comments