Thursday, January 19, 2017

"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."
Maya Angelou


Wednesday, January 18, 2017

"Have compassion for all beings, rich and poor alike; each has their suffering. Some suffer too much, others too little."Buddha


Tuesday, January 17, 2017

"I hear and forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.


Friday, January 13, 2017

Food for thought

Did you know...
If you are right handed, you will tend to chew your food on your right side. If you are left handed, you will tend to chew your food on your left side.

Aloha TRiO SSS and Paipai,

We are offering three more Personal Statement Workshops.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 1:30pm in the TRiO SSS Lobby with Jean Shibuya

Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 5pm in the TRiO SSS Lobby with Lance Uyeda

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 5pm in the TRiO SSS Lobby with Lance Uyeda

Bring your draft or last yearʻs personal statement and Jean and Lance will meet with you one-on-one to give you pointers to help make your personal statement more compelling.

Good luck everyone!


Monday, January 9, 2017

Scholarship blitz 2017

Windward Community College presents:

Scholarship Blitz 2017
FREE Professional Assistance for YOU!
This Wednesday, January 11
2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Hale Akoakoa 105

Get professional, ONE-on-ONE help in a quiet, focused atmosphere to complete scholarships and financial aid applications.  Work independently on the computers provided or bring your own laptop.  Scan and upload required documents to complete online applications while you get helpful advice with some of the more confusing or difficult questions that may arise.  Find and research scholarship opportunities that may be right for YOU!

Get assistance to complete:

FAFSA - The Free Application for Federal Student Aid
Scholarship Applications
CSS/Financial Aid Profile
Personal Statement Writing

What to bring:

2015 student and parent Federal Income Tax Return, W-2, schedules and Form(s) 1099
Proof of Federal or State Financial Assistance (AFDC/TANF), if applicable
College verification documents ( college acceptance documentation), if available

Light Dinner and Refreshments will be provided.  Come!  Parents and family members welcome!

For more information or questions, feel free to call Gus Cobb-Adams at (808) 235-7385.