Information & Computer Science
Leeward CC Newsletter February 17, 2016
Career Dynamics Week features : "High growth. High salary. High impact." Careers in Software Engineering
Monday, Feb. 22nd, 11am-1pm
LC - 102 Leeward Community College
Leeward CC to UH Manoa Transfer Presentation
Interested in transferring to UH Manoa's ICS Program?
Gerald Lau faculty specialist from Manoa will be talking about what steps you should take to have a smooth transition to any of UH Manoa's Computer Science programs.
Date: March 2nd
Time: 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.
Location: Leeward Community College - BS 107
Geek Day @ Leeward
- Hands-On Workshops
- Google Cardboard
- Sphero's BB-8 & Ollie
- Practical Gadgets
- Door Prizes
Date: Saturday Feb. 27
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Flyer attached for more detailed information (click on photo to enlarge)
A Message From Your Counselor...
Counselor and Student Responsibilities
Hope everyone is doing well, just a friendly reminder that the advising process is a partnership and shared responsibility between student and counselor.
Expectations of Students
-Be courteous and plan ahead (schedule
appointments early and cancel or reschedule if
-Be an active participant in identifying yourcareer/educational goal(s) and creating an
-Come to appointments prepared with your STAR
academic journey print out, questions, concerns,
or other topics for discussion.
-Be open to recommendations from counselors,
faculty and other mentors.
-Become knowledgeable of campus policies,
procedures, and resources.
-Monitor your academic progress by using
advising tools such as STAR, college websites,
schedule of classes, and the college catalog to
track your progress.
-Read your hawaii.edu email and check your
MyUH portal regularly for announcements and
-Accept final responsibility for all your decisions
Expectations of Counselors
-Provide a safe, respectful, and supportive
environment that honors confidentiality for
counseling and advising.
-Listen to your concerns and respect your
individual values and choices.
-Assist you in defining your academic, career,
and personal goals.
-Assist you in outlining an academic/career
plan that supports your goals.
-Assist you in course scheduling, majors and
degree requirements, and transfer options
using advising tools such as STAR, college
-Assist you in understanding Leeward CC
policies, procedures, processes, and available
-Empower you to be an independent,
resourceful thinker who will assume
responsibility for your own decisions.
-Refer you to other campus, system and/or
community resources as appropriate.
IT and Cyber Security Positions at Pearl Harbor
IT Specialist: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/428948500
Telecommunications Specialist: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/428925600
All of these positions and more can be found at https://www.usajobs.gov/