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Ka Lā Podcast

By Ka Lā Podcast
Welcome to Ka Lā Podcast. We deliver campus news, provide entertainment, and express our ideas and thoughts on current events regarding the lives of students, faculty, and staff at HCC and other UH campuses. Ka Lā Podcast is produced by the Student Media Board of Honolulu Community College. New episodes every Monday.
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Ka Lā Podcast Ep 20 - Honolulu CC Counselors on Registration & Graduation

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Ka La Podcast Ep 21 - Special Guest Musician Ashton Nicolas
Welcome back to Ka La Podcast. In this episode, we are joined by Ashton Nicolas, an amazing local artist, and creator of the grassroots organization Creative Natives. We have a chat about Ashton's origins as an artist and the big plans he has for his future.  Don't forget to check out and subscribe to Ashton's youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGa-nO5IOLt0Z-2hUAPcPWw for more of his amazing music escapades. Listen to Ashton's amazing debut single 'Find Me' on Spotify, Apple Music, and YouTube Show some love and follow Ashton on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ashtonnicolaslive/ Don't forget to check out his amazing platform creativenativeshi.com/ashtonnicolas and check out their store for some killin' stickers https://www.creativenativeshi.com/stickers End Song Credits: Ashton Nicholas - Find Me  ℗ Creative Natives Music Group
24:39
March 1, 2021
Ka Lā Podcast Ep 20 - Honolulu CC Counselors on Registration & Graduation
Welcome to Ka Lā Podcast. In today's episode, Honolulu CC counselors talk about important dates to look out for regarding registering and graduating students. This episode marks a surreal moment because—come the end of Spring, the boys of Ka Lā will be Honolulu Community College Graduates. Guests:  Counselor - Drake Zintgraff: drakez@hawaii.edu, (808) 845-9218  Counselor - Jill Teraizumi: koidej@hawaii.edu, (808) 845-9228   Contact: honcouns@hawaii.edu, (808) 845-9162   https://www.honolulu.hawaii.edu/counseling  STAR Ballance - https://www.star.hawaii.edu/appointment/ Mon - Thurs from 8am to 3pm, Fri from 8am to 12pm (zoom/telephone) Mon -  Fri from 8 am to 4:30 pm (In-person counseling) ART AND SOUL MAGAZINE IS COLLECTING SUBMISSIONS FROM HONCC STUDENTS! Showcase your amazing drawings, paintings, sculptures, photos, poems, etc. to everyone at Honolulu CC. Submit visit: http://tinyurl.com/hccartandsoul  DEADLINE TO SUBMIT IS FEBRUARY 27, 2021. JUST 5 MORE DAYS FROM THIS EPISODE'S AIRING! Background Music: Local Forecast - Elevator Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
33:28
February 22, 2021
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 19 - Mike Leidemann on Journalism & Ethics in Movies
Welcome to Ka Lā podcast. In this episode, the boys invite a professor, a previous advisor to the Student Media Board, and the now-retired,  Mike Leidemann. A veteran of the world of journalism, Mike recounts the stories behind his career choices and covers the topics of journalism, ethics, & history in the current media landscape. Art & Soul is now collecting submissions from students! Showcase your amazing drawings, paintings, sculptures, photos, poems, etc. to everyone at Honolulu CC. Submit visit: http://tinyurl.com/hccartandsoul Deadline to submit is Feb. 27, 2021. Background Music: Local Forecast - Elevator Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
45:54
February 15, 2021
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 18.5 - A Very Eventful Month!
Happy Lunar New Year & Welcome to Ka Lā Podcast! In today's special episode, the boys of Honolulu CC Student Media Board converse about the very eventful month of February. One such event is Black History Month. We delve into the importance of such an event and how we celebrate it. Moreover, with love in the air , the boys share a little smidgen of their Valentine's Day plans. As of today Lunar New Years & Valentines Day Gift Bag Sign-Ups are CLOSED. Follow us on Instagram @honcc_sld & @hcckalanews for campus news, events, activities, updates, and so you won't miss out on our next give-away event! Art & Soul is now collecting submissions from students! Showcase your amazing drawings, paintings, sculptures, photos, poems, etc. to everyone at Honolulu CC. Submit visit: http://tinyurl.com/hccartandsoul Deadline to submit is Feb. 27, 2021. Background Music: Gymnopedie No. 1 by Kevin MacLeod. Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3837-gymnopedie-no-1 License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
23:04
February 12, 2021
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 18 - Technology & The Digital Photograph
Welcome to Ka Lā Podcast. In this episode, we'll get an in-depth account of digital photography with a long-standing Honolulu CC Professor, Mr. Moana Rumi (Marty) Nikou. Mr. Nikou unravels the usage of digital photography and its stark contrast to its analog counterpart. Join us in this episode while we discuss the significance and symbiosis of the advancement of technology and its relationship to our culture and society. Art & Soul is now collecting submissions from students! Showcase your amazing drawings, paintings, sculptures, photos, poems, etc. to everyone at Honolulu CC. Submit visit: http://tinyurl.com/hccartandsoul Deadline to submit is Feb. 27, 2021 Background Music: Gymnopedie No. 1 by Kevin MacLeod. Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3837-gymnopedie-no-1 License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
01:05:04
February 8, 2021
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 17 - The Old Gang Is Back
In today's episode, the boys at Ka Lā Podcast have a heart-to-heart discussion with previous Student Media Board members. We are regaled with stories of past events and reminisce about memorable stories and our favorite moments being members at Student Media Board. Join us on a trip down memory lane and listen to what we have in store for our futures. Art & Soul is now collecting submissions from students! Showcase your amazing drawings, paintings, sculptures, photos, poems, etc. to everyone at Honolulu CC. Submit visit: http://tinyurl.com/hccartandsoul Deadline to submit is Feb. 27, 2021  Background Music: Gymnopedie No. 1 by Kevin MacLeod. Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3837-gymnopedie-no-1 License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
53:03
February 1, 2021
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 16 - Catching up with a Kapiʻolani CC Student
In today's episode, the Student Media Board brings on a student from Kapi'olani Community College. We talk about how our school life, hobbies, & goals have evolved throughout our college careers. We delve into our career aspirations or lack thereof and sincerely enjoy catching up with an old high school buddy. Art & Soul is now collecting submissions from students! Showcase your amazing drawings, paintings, sculptures, photos, poems, etc. to everyone at Honolulu CC-Submit to http://tinyurl.com/hccartandsoul Deadline to submit is Feb. 27, 2021. Follow us on Instagram @honcc_sld + @hcckalanews, Twitter, and Facebook Background Music: Local Forecast - Elevator Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
34:34
January 25, 2021
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 15 - A Visit from our Honolulu CC Student Activities Board
Welcome to the Ka Lā Podcast. We deliver campus news and provide entertainment for Honolulu CC. In this episode, we get a visit from our very own in-house CSO Student Activities Board members Jonna & Faith. We go over updates regarding new student activities coming up and a few announcements for the Honolulu CC. We look back on our journey through 2020 and how we've grown as people and as students, so stay tuned! Art & Soul is now collecting submissions from students! Showcase your amazing drawings, paintings, sculptures, photos, poems, etc. to everyone at Honolulu CC-Submit to http://tinyurl.com/hccartandsoul Deadline to submit is Feb. 27, 2021. Follow us on Instagram @honcc_sld and @hcckalanews Background Music: Local Forecast - Elevator Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
26:30
January 18, 2021
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 14 - We're Back for Season Two!
Ka Lā Podcast is back from winter break and ready to provide even more entertainment and campus news every Monday! We start Season 2 by sharing how our winter break went. We look back at how our traditional holiday celebrations have changed due to the times and share different perspectives on how each of us spends time with our families. With 2020 at its conclusion, we reflect on our lives and reassess our priorities for 2021 and the years to come. We also share our input on one of the longest-standing debates of the modern time: Cold vs. Hot showers. We hope you all have had a safe Holiday season and are ready for the Spring 2021 Semester! Art & Soul is now collecting submissions from students! Showcase your amazing drawings, paintings, sculptures, photos, poems, etc. to everyone at Honolulu CC  Submit visit: http://tinyurl.com/hccartandsoul Deadline to submit is Feb. 27, 2021 Background Music: Gymnopedie No. 1 by Kevin MacLeod. Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3837-gymnopedie-no-1 License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
38:00
January 11, 2021
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 13 - Talking Story With Our Boss
In today's episode we talk with Emily Kukulies, our Student Life Director at HonCC. We reflect on the struggles we experienced during the Fall 2020 semester and what we look forward to for the holidays. We talk about countries we want to visit, skills we want to improve on, and the future of public transportation. Listen to Ka Lā Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Youtube, and Anchor. New episodes every Monday. Visit thekala.net for campus news and events. Visit honolulu.hawaii.edu/artandsoul/ for original student artwork. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Good luck to everyone on their finals and Happy Holidays!
59:27
December 14, 2020
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 12 - Get Active By Exercising Or Playing Video Games
In today's episode we chat with members from IM LeeSports, a Leeward CC organization that hosts Get-N2-Fitness and IM LeeGaming for students across various UH campuses. They explain how students can win a prize by participating in Get-N2-Fitness and the IM LeeGaming tournaments. After that, we had an interesting discussion about layaways. To learn more about IM leeSports go to https://linktr.ee/imleesports. Listen to Ka Lā Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Youtube, and Anchor. New episodes every Monday. Visit thekala.net for campus news and events. Visit honolulu.hawaii.edu/artandsoul/ for original student artwork. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
39:33
December 7, 2020
Ka Lā Podcast Episode 11 - A Funny English Teacher
In this episode, we catch up with our old English Professor at HCC, Dr. Shaffer.  He recounts his life leading up to becoming a senior professor at HCC. Likewise, he shares how he deals with the changing COVID-19 landscape & the shifted platform from in-person to online classes. To see the plethora of written and published works of Dr. Shaffer visit https://www.ericpaulshaffer.com Listen to Ka Lā Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Youtube, and Anchor. New episodes every Monday. Visit thekala.net for campus news and events. Visit honolulu.hawaii.edu/artandsoul/ for original student artwork. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.  Outro: Lightsleeper by  Loucielago  Check out Loucielago on Soundcloud: Loucielago YouTube: Loucielago Instagram: @loucielago
35:43
November 30, 2020
Ka Lā Podcast Episode 10 - First Year Student at HCC
In this episode, we talk with a member from the Student Activities Board who is a first-year student at HCC. We learn the perspective of starting your first-year at college during the pandemic such as making friends, communicating with teachers, and the classwork through online learning.  Honcc SAB is hosting week of thanks in honor of thanksgiving How to enter: Post on Kudoboard saying what you’re thankful for Follow @honcc_sld on IG and post on story of kudoboard post w/ #weekofthanks Fill out google form tinyurl.com/kudoboardthanks tinyurl.com/weekofthanks Outro: play “Ocean’s End” by Loucielago Check out Loucielago on Soundcloud: Loucielago YouTube: Loucielago Instagram: @loucielago
29:24
November 23, 2020
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 9 - MELE Student
This episode, we talk with Lou who is in the MELE program at HCC. She shares about her love for music, how the MELE program helped improved her skills, and why she aspires to become an artist. Listen to Ka Lā Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Youtube, and Anchor. New episodes every Monday. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Outro: My Own Lane by Kody ft. Loucielago "My Own Lane" On All Major Streaming Platforms: songwhip.com/kody/my-own-lane Soundcloud: Loucielago YouTube: Loucielago Instagram: @loucielago
44:49
November 16, 2020
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 8 - Student Veteran
In this episode, we talk with a student at HCC who is a U.S. veteran. We talk about their time in the military and their experience being at Honolulu Community College. Listen to Ka Lā Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Youtube, and Anchor. New episodes every Monday. Visit thekala.net for campus news and events. Visit honolulu.hawaii.edu/artandsoul/ for original student artwork. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Happy Veteran's Day to all the men and women who serve in the military. Thank you for your service.
41:29
November 9, 2020
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 7 - New Student Media Board Member
In this episode, we introduce a new member of the Student Media Board. The new trio talk about online learning and the state opening up tourism. Listen to new episodes every Monday on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Youtube, and Anchor. Visit thekala.net for campus news and events. Visit honolulu.hawaii.edu/artandsoul/ for original student artwork. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
41:16
November 2, 2020
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 6 - Wellness Center & CARE
In this episode, we continue our talk with the student services that HonCC offers which features the wellness center and the CARE office. We ask what services they offer, how can students manage online learning, and resources that are available to students. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Listen to Ka Lā Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Youtube, and Anchor. New episodes every Monday. Visit thekala.net for campus news and events. Visit honolulu.hawaii.edu/artandsoul/ for original student artwork. For more information about the wellness center & CARE visit www.honolulu.hawaii.edu
36:36
October 28, 2020
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 5 - Counselors and Financial Aid
In this episode, we talk with the student services that HonCC offers which features academic counselors and the financial aid office. We ask what services they offer, how we can contact them, and how to prepare for the Spring 2021 semester. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Listen to Ka Lā Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Youtube, and Anchor. New episodes every Monday. Visit thekala.net for campus news and events. Visit honolulu.hawaii.edu/artandsoul/ for original student artwork. For more information about counselors and financial aid visit www.honolulu.hawaii.edu
45:12
October 26, 2020
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 4 - Former HCC Student Leaders
In today's episode, we talk with two former HonCC students who used to work for Student Life & Development (SLD). They share what it's like to work for SLD and the lessons they learned after leaving HonCC. They also share the importance of being a student leader serving the HonCC community. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Listen to Ka Lā Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Youtube, and Anchor. New episodes every Monday. Visit thekala.net for campus news and events. Visit honolulu.hawaii.edu/artandsoul/ for original student artwork.
29:30
October 19, 2020
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 3 - UH Mānoa Students
In today's episode, we talk with two UH Mānoa students about their quarantine life and attending the Fall 2020 semester during this interesting time. Listen to Ka Lā Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Youtube, and Anchor. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. New episodes every Monday. Visit thekala.net for campus news and events. Visit honolulu.hawaii.edu/artandsoul/ for original student artwork.
34:54
October 12, 2020
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 2 - HCC Students
This week we're joined with HonCC Student Life & Development talking about our thoughts on the first presidential debate, our favorite local grindz, and how we're struggling with online classes. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Listen to Ka Lā Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Youtube, and Anchor. New episodes every Monday. Visit thekala.net for campus news and events. Visit honolulu.hawaii.edu/artandsoul/ for original student artwork.
32:38
October 5, 2020
Ka Lā Podcast Ep. 1 - Aloha
Welcome to the first episode of Ka Lā Podcast. Every week we talk about various topics we find interesting and provide campus news for Honolulu CC students and the UH community. In this first episode we share what services are available on campus, what we did over the summer, and our thoughts on the COVID-19 stay-at-home order. Follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Listen to Ka Lā Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Youtube, and Anchor. New episodes every Monday. Visit thekala.net for campus news and events. Visit honolulu.hawaii.edu/artandsoul/ for original student artwork.
37:41
September 26, 2020