University of Hawaii Spring 2004 Commencement Exercises

University of Hawaiʻi
Kristen Bonilla, (808) 956-5039
Public Information Officer
Allison Chung, (808) 956-2501
Public Relations Coordinator
Posted: May 11, 2004

The University of Hawaiʻi system announces its Spring 2004 commencement schedule:

Thursday, May 13
Kapiʻolani Community College

Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Kapiʻolani CC Great Lawn
Speaker: Colette Higgins, Alumnus and Hawaiian Language Professor,Kapiʻolani CC
Student Speaker: Davina Yoshikawa
Candidates: 1,000

Friday, May 14
Leeward Community College

Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Leeward CC Tuthill Courtyard
Speaker: Mike Crozier, Former Hawai'i State Senator
Candidates: 170

Honolulu Community College
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Waikiki Shell
Speaker: Attilio K. Leonardi, Honolulu Fire Chief and Honolulu CC Alumnus
Student Speaker: Albert Lau
Candidates: 400

Kauaʻi Community College
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Kauaʻi CC Performing Arts Center
Speaker: Barbara Bulatao-Franklin, Former Director of Continuing Education & Training, Kauaʻi CC
Candidates: 170

Hawaiʻi Community College
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium
Speaker: Pualani Kanahele, Assistant Professor of Hawaiian Studies and Acting Chair of the Department of Humanities, Hawaiʻi CC
Student Speaker: Micah Chapman
Candidates: 275

UH Mānoa School of Travel Industry Management
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Sheraton Waikiki
Candidates: 35

Saturday, May 15
UH Hilo

Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium
Speaker: Dr. Earl E Bakken, noted medical pioneer and philanthropist
Student Speaker: Francine Matthews, psychology and communication major
Candidates: 429

UH West Oʻahu
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Leeward CC Tuthill Courtyard
Student Speaker: Tiffany Bartholomew
Candidates: 100

Windward Community College
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Windward CC Palikū Theatre
Student Speakers: Steven Kahanaoi, Kelly Ryan
Candidates: 150

UH Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine Convocation Ceremony
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: UH Mānoa Kennedy Theatre
Speaker: Dr. Richard Kasuya, Director of Medical Education, JABSOM
Candidates: 64

UH Center at West Hawaiʻi
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: Ohana Keauhou Beach Resort, Kahalu'u Ballroom
Speaker: Billy Bergen, veterinarian and author
Candidates: 57

UH Air Force ROTC Commissioning Ceremony
Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Kapiʻolani Park Bandstand
Candidates: 12

Sunday, May 16
Maui Community College

Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Maui Arts & Cultural Center
Speaker: U.S. Congressman Ed Case

UH Mānoa — Baccalaureate Degrees
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Stan Sheriff Center
Speaker: David Cole, President & CEO of Maui Land & Pineapple, Inc. and UH Mānoa Alumnus
Candidates: 1,346

UH Mānoa — Advanced Degrees
Time: 3 p.m.
Location: Stan Sheriff Center
Speaker: David Matthews, President & CEO of the Kettering Foundation
Candidates: 703

Monday, May 17
UH Mānoa William S. Richardson School of Law

Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Hawaiʻi Hall, Ewa Lawn, UH Mānoa campus
Speaker: U.S. Senator Daniel Inouye
Student Speaker: Summer Kapau
Candidates: 85

UH Mānoa School of Architecture Commencement Ceremony
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: UH Mānoa Architecture Auditorium
Speaker: Francis Oda, Chairman & CEO of Group 70 International, Inc. and UH Mānoa Alumnus

UH Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: UH Mānoa Orvis Auditorium
Speaker: Lt. General James Campbell, Commanding General, U.S. Army, Pacific
Candidates: 18

Saturday, May 22
Maui Community College — Molokaʻi Education Center

Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Molokaʻi Education Center
Candidates: 160

* The Molokai Education Center Commencement Ceremony is held only once every four years.