Tag Archives: Education

O Ke Kai Series – A tribute to Herb “Kawainui” Kane

BY LUANA MAITLAND — The Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort invited their guests, visitors and the public to share in a special tribute to the late Herb Kawainui Kane as part of its quarterly “O Ke Kai Series” with the … Read More.

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Building Operator Certified!

BY REUBEN NAKAGAWA — Congratulations to Arnold Agustin and Karen Mashiba on completing the Building Operator Certification – Level 1 (BOC®) class at the University of Hawai‘i. Read More.

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Holiday Inn® Resort Waikiki Beachcomber hosts Liholiho Elementary first-graders

BY DEBBIE MURAKAMI — Holiday Inn® Resort Waikiki Beachcomber (OBC) played host to the entire first grade class of Liholiho Elementary School on Thursday, May 21. In total, 75 students, 60 parents and 5 teachers participated in Career Readiness Day. Read More.

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Estelle Louise Kelley Scholarships help KCC students pursue dreams

BY DR. CHUCK KELLEY AND DR. RICHARD KELLEY — The Kapi‘olani Community College (KCC) Hospitality & Tourism Education Department held its 10th Annual Scholarships and Awards Banquet last week and, as is usually the case, the highlight of the event … Read More.

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Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort spa manager chosen for global mentoring program

BY DONNA PARKIN — Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort’s Bebe Spa Manager Praveena Dewan has joined the international spa industry’s Global Mentorship Pilot Program. Read More.

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Guam’s 2015 School Meals Culinary Challenge

BY CLARISSA SACLA — In the spirit of our value of “Ayuda” (Help), the Outrigger Guam Beach Resort’s Executive Chef Simplicio “JR” Taga has taken on the role of mentor to Zachary Schaible and his mom, Melissa, for Guam’s 2015 … Read More.

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Educating the next generation

BY NATALIE CACERES — Justine Cheung and I (Holiday Inn Resort® Waikiki Beachcomber sales) volunteered to educate future potential hoteliers at Kamaile Academy in Makaha at their 7th – 12th grade career fair. Read More.

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Saving sea turtles

BY NAPAPORN PHANDEE — Saving sea turtles is part of the Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort’s (TLR) Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme. In 1994, we joined the Laguna Community in an effort to focus on raising funds and awareness in … Read More.

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Outrigger Resorts global roadshow to Australia and New Zealand

BY DONNA PARKIN — By Donna Parkin — Outrigger Resorts sales and marketing representatives from Hawai‘i, Mauritius, the Maldives, Fiji and Thailand joined their Australian counterparts for the Outrigger Resorts Global Showcase in Australia and New Zealand last week to … Read More.

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Chaminade University honors Jean Rolles

BY DRS. CHUCK KELLEY AND RICHARD KELLEY — Chaminade University inducted Jean Rolles into its Silversword Hall of Fame at the 7th Annual Intercollegiate Athletics Gala last Thursday, Feb. 19, at the Ala Moana Hotel, recognizing her years of tireless … Read More.

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