Editorial

What lessons have you learned from someone who is an immigrant?

What lessons have you learned from someone who is an immigrant?

  One of the most important lessons learned is that people from other countries look at the U.S. as the “land of dreams” or opportunity. Many quickly discover that the grass is not always greener on the other side. Iʻve talked with many who are wondering where are all the […]

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Graphic by Armi Habal

Sustainability Matters

… with Christian Palmer   Improving Campus Recycling   In this monthly column, anthropology instructor and faculty chair of the sustainability curriculum committee Christian Palmer shares with us the latest developments WCC is taking toward becoming a more sustainable campus.   Serious efforts to increase recycling in Hawai‘i only started […]

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What ideas do you have to increase enrollment at WCC?

What ideas do you have to increase enrollment at WCC?

  I think a way to increase enrollment at WCC would be to have more  options as in the hours and days that the classes are available. – Evelyn Gallardo   My idea to increase enrollment at WCC is perhaps offer free laptops or iPads for students. A lot of […]

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What do you think the minimum wage in Hawai‘i should be and why?

What do you think the minimum wage in Hawai‘i should be and why?

  People always complain about living here and the high prices but never think about the minimum wage. I think the government should lower its base pay to $6.75. The only reason I don’t think they should keep raising minimum wage is because of inflation. The government is tricking more […]

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What are your New Year’s Resolutions?

What are your New Year’s Resolutions?

  My personal New Year’s resolution is to become more involved within the community and volunteer more of my time to help others. Looking at 2017 with hope, encouragement, and opportunity. – Amber Kaonohi   My New Year’s resolution for 2017 is to stop procrastinating with school work. – Deandra […]

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What do you think the outcome of the presidential election says about America?

What do you think the outcome of the presidential election says about America?

  The outcome has shown that anything is possible. During the entire campaign, majority of Americans were confident that Hillary was going to win. However, America proved them wrong and Trump won. – Emilia Voinovich   I think the outcome says that more and more people are getting tired and […]

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