Monday, May 7, 2018

This is It...Finals Week...Time to Show What You Made Of

He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger. – Confucius

Aloha TRiO SSS and Paipai,

TRiO SSS is OPEN 24/7 until May 10 at 7pm for your studying needs and serving FREE coffee from 10pm to 5am. You also get FREE meals, FREE snacks, FREE printing, FREE areas to recharge your brain, FREE hot showers and FREE pa’i to help motivate the weary.

Tonight’s dinner menu is Da Chief’s Firehouse Chili.

On Tuesday, May 9, 2018, there is our normal FREE TRiO SSS lunch and for dinner and we will be serving Garcia’s Comforting Hamburger Stew.

IMPORTANT $$$ for Na Ho’okama Scholarship Peoples: You have until Sunday, May 13, 2018 to accept or decline your Na Ho’okama Scholarship for next year. Be sure to email your acceptance letter if you are transferring from WCC. Make sure you have your Net Partners ID (1 alpha and some numbers). If you don’t accept or decline, you will not receive any scholarship money.



Did you learn what happens when you don’t register early or you just thinking about you better register? Register for 2018 Fall…you know the drill. Pay your IOU?

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Interested In a $500 Subsidy To Go To Japan?

Aloha TRiO SSS and Paipai,

Attached is the Fact Sheet for a FREE summer seminar at the University of Niigata Prefecture in Japan and a $500 subsidy for air fare (lodging, domestic transporation, and field trips hosted by UNP). Only three UHCC students will be able to go and you may be one of them. To apply, click here.

Are you looking for a place to study, print, eat, use a computer, finish a paper or project or eat, meet with a group, get tutoring, advising, eat, register for the fall semester, or get free motivational pa'i or eat?

Have we got the place for you...TRiO SSS will be OPEN from 9am, Sunday, April 29 until we close at 7pm, Thursday, May 10. We'll have FREE breakfast, lunch, dinner, and FREE  snacks and FREE coffee from 10pm until 5am. Watch future emails for the daily menu.

Did you register for the fall semester? Yes, very good...No, no comment.


Do You Believe in FREE SPEECH...

as in a FREE SP 251 course during the 2nd summer session?

Do you need a FREE writing intensive class?

Do you need a FREE oral communication requirement?

Do you need a FREE humanities (DA) requirement (this class will count if you've already taken a speech course)?
Do you need a FREE elective?
This FREE SP 251 class is open to Paipai and TRiO SSS students and runs July 9 to August 10; MTWRF; 10am to 11:30am and Audrey Badua is the instructor.

A big mahalo to Sarah for scheduling this class for Paipai and opening it up for TRiO SSS.
If you'd like to register, come see Roy.
TRiO SSS is open 24/7 from 9am, Sunday, April 29 until 7pm, Thursday, May 10 and will serve FREE breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

13 More Days of School

Aloha TRiO SSS and Paipai,

You have 13 more days of school. That's 6 more meetings of MW classes and 5 more for TR classes. Hope you're caught up, finishing papers/projects, and getting ready for finals. 

Just a heads up that TRiO SSS will be open from 9am, Sunday, April 29 until 7pm, Thursday, May 10. We will have breakfast on Monday, April 30; Tuesday, May 1, and Wednesday, May 2. We will have the regular TRiO SSS lunches and dinners will be provided by TRiO SSS, all meals for FREE. Watch future emails for more details and the day's menu.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Summer Math, LAST DAY WD, VIP Registration...

Aloha TRiO SSS and Paipai,
Attached is the application for the Summer Math courses. You need to fill it out and meet with me in order to complete the application process. Be sure that you are willing to commit to 20+ hours a week for class, homework, and testing. Over the past 7 years, 87% of the students passed with A's, B's, or C's and 79% passed with A's or B's. It is due to the hours committed to going to class and studying.
The LAST DAY to withdraw is Monday, April 2. If you're not going to class or can't catch up this week, you need to withdraw by Monday.
VIP registration begins Tuesday, April 3. Come see me this week to if you need help picking out classes or go see your counselor.
TRiO SSS is OPEN today, tomorrow and Thursday 7am - 5pm. Friday 7am - 3pm. Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 4pm.

If there is a WCC Bon Dance this year, are you interested in helping TRiO SSS fund raise? We're thinking of doing the organic nalo sweet corn, teri burgers, S&S saimin, and drinks again. And maybe bringing back the bbq beef and chicken sticks. And maybe making sushi...maybe print our t-shirts...hapi coats?...hahahahahah...lots of work...

The LAST DAY to WITHDRAW is Monday, April 2

Aloha TRiO SSS and Paipai,

The first day back after spring break is the DEADLINE to Withdraw from your class(es) if you are not doing well and didn't catch up during spring break.
BE SURE to check with the Financial Aid Office BEFORE you withdraw to make sure you will not be penalized for withdrawing.

Also, it's the DEADLINE to make up an Incomplete from the Fall 2017 semester and change your grading option.
VIP Registration begins Tuesday, April 3. Do you have your classes picked out? Come by TRiO SSS during the spring break if you need help and your counselor is unavailable.