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ʻIKE 2017 Summer Bridge Program: Hawaiʻi Calculus Academy

A group picture of IKE Students from KCC

 

 

Hawaiʻi Calculus Academy is a math-intensive six-week Summer Bridge program for Native Hawaiian students in pre-engineering and STEM.  Students will take a calculus course, meet with peer mentors, and work on an engineering project during Summer Session I (May 22--June 30).

 

Who We're Looking for:

  • Native Hawaiian or underserved student in STEM
  • Pre-engineering majors
  • Students who are qualified to take calculas I, II or III by Summer Session I
  • Commited students who are willing to work hard

Benefits:


  • FREE tuition for calculus and SCI 295 (6 credits total)
  • Learn in a culturally-supportive environment with your cohort
  • Get one-on-one help from peer mentors
  • Work with faculty to build an underwater robot to study phytoplankton populations that will impact our future food and energy sustainability
  • Share your knowledge with the engineering community at our symposium

 

Only 10 students will be selected. Native Hawaiians, women, and other minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

 

Deadline to apply varies across campuses. Please contact your college's ʻIKE coordinator for more information or to apply.
Campus ʻIKE Coordinator Deadline
     
Honolulu Community College Shidong Kan
Assistant Professor, Physics
Office: 72-100
Phone: (808) 845-9499
Email: shidong@hawaii.edu
TBA
     
Kapiolani Community College Li-Anne Delavega
ʻIKE Recruitment & Retention Specialist
Office: STEM Center, Kokio 202A
Phone: (808) 734-9440
Email: ldelaveg@hawaii.edu

Friday, March 15

Application

Brochure

Flyer

     
Corin Kim
Pre-Engineering Recruitment/Retention Specialist
Office: Hālau ʻIke o Puʻuloa, DA 105
Email: corink@hawaii.edu
Phone: (808) 454-4741

Friday, March 2

Application

Brochure

Flyer

     
Windward Community College Jacob Hudson
Instructor, Physics
Office: Imil 130
Email: jacobh@hawaii.edu
Phone:(808) 236-9116
TBA
     
University of Hawaiʻi Maui Elisabeth Dubuit
Instructor, ECET/ENGT
Office: Ka`a`ike 212
Email: edubuit@hawaii.edu
Phone: (808) 984-3706
TBA
     
Kelli Ching
Director, NHSEMP
Holmes Hall 200
Email: chingkl@hawaii.edu
Ph: (808) 956-7945
Fax: (808) 956-2291

Friday, April 6

Application

Website

 

About us:
We are a six-campus University of Hawaiʻi collaboration focused on developing pre-engineering pathways for Native Hawaiians in community colleges.

 

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The ʻIKE Collaborative is made possible through funding from the National Science Foundation Tribal Colleges and Universities Program (TCUP) Award 1642042