STAFF DEVELOPMENT AWARDS FOR 2017-2018

Individual Grants

AwardeeProject/EventDatesAmountPost Grant Reflection
Sharon NakagawaWACUBO Pacific Rim Workshop Series HonoluluFeb 27 – March 1, 2018$725Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Stephanie KashiwaedaWACUBO Pacific Rim Workshop Series HonoluluFeb 27 – March 1, 2018$725Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Akiko SwanThe Asian Conference on Language Learning (ACLL)April 27-29, 2018$1000Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Christian PalmerCosta Rica Study Abroad TripMarch 22-31, 2018$1000Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Gina LewisThe 9th North American Reggio Emilia Alliance Winter ConferenceMarch 22-24, 2018$1000Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Renee MiyamotoCollege for Every Student Program ConferenceOctober 25-29, 2017$903.59Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Nicole ‘Nani’ DaniluckCollege for Every Student Program ConferenceOctober 25-29, 2017$903.59Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Dawn PohLERN Annual ConferenceNovember 15-18, 2017$1000Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Dani CaricoInstructureCon 2017July 25-27, 2017$1000Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Elizabeth RatliffInstructureCon 2017July 25-27, 2017$954.55Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Tatiana SantiagoWorld Indigenous People’s Conference on EducationJuly 24-28, 2017$1000Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Karla Silva-Park2018 NASPA Mental Health ConferenceJan. 18-20, 2018$1000Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Robert Andrew DoanUSITT Safety & Rigging in HawaiiSept. 11-14, 2017$800Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Anna FosterUSITT Safety & Rigging in HawaiiSept. 11-14, 2017$800Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Janine MyersUSITT Safety & Rigging in HawaiiSept. 11-14, 2017$800Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Sarah HadmackCommunity Colleges for International Development ConferenceFeb. 16-19, 2018$1000Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Nicolas LogueDueling Arts International Winter WorkshopsDec. 26, 2017 – Jan. 1, 2018$1000Post Grant Reflection- PDF

Group Grants

AwardeeProject/EventDatesAmountPost Grant Reflection
Chancellor’sOfficeOrganizational Team Fitness & Change Management with Jim BagnolaNovember 7-8, 2017$1,875.00Post Grant Reflection- PDF

STAFF DEVELOPMENT AWARDS FOR 2016-2017

Individual/Group Grants

AwardeeProject/EventDatesAmountPost Grant Reflection
Jan LubinStudent Success ConferenceOct. 4-7, 2016$1000
Kimberlee BassfordWaimea Ocean Film FestivalJan. 6-9, 2016$706.66
Staff Senate *Becoming a Professional Human BeingNov. 7, 2016$1500
Mariko KershawAmerican Library Association Annual Conference & ExhibitionJun. 22-27, 2017$821.09
Dorene NiibuStudy Abroad at Te Whare Wananga o AwanuiarangiMar. 24-Apr. 2, 2017$1000
Alex PariskyEducation and Development Conference 2017Mar. 5-7, 2017$1000
Glenn Pang22nd Annual Pacific History Association Conference (Guam)Feb. 6-9, 2017$1000
Sam GeilingAssociation of Vet Tech Educators (AVTE) SymposiumAug. 1-4, 2017$1000
Kahea TaniStudy Abroad at Te Whare Wananga o AwanuiarangiMar. 24-Apr. 2, 2017$1000
Andy LiSociety for College and University Planning ConferenceJul. 8-12, 2017$1000
Taurie KinoshitaKennedy Center American College Theatre FestivalFeb. 14-18, 2017$945
Nalani KaunACCJC ConferenceApr. 4-7, 2017$1000
Deacon HansonTeachers of Accounting at Two Year Colleges (TACTYC) ConferenceMay 18-20$1000
Frank PalacatACCJC ConferenceApr. 4-7, 2017$1000
IEC*Linda Suskie Workshop on Making Assessment MeaningfulMar. 6, 2017$1600
Jenny KellyAmerican Veterinary Medical Association Site Accreditation VisitMay 2017$1000
Denise Low-LiuThe Opal School Summer SymposiumJun. 21-23, 2017$1000
Admin Assistants*Administrative Assistants ConferenceMay 8, 2017$1257.76
Kate ZaneWiPCE: World Indigenous People’s ConferenceJul. 24-28, 2017$1000
Leticia ColmenarescCWCS Faculty Workshop on Material Sciences & NanotechnologyJun. 25-30, 2017$504.20
Chancellor’s Office*Two “Create a Canvas” WorkshopsSummer 2017$1800

STAFF DEVELOPMENT AWARDS FOR 2015-2016

Individual Grants

AwardeeProject/EventDatesAmountPost Grant Reflection
Desiree PoteetPinnacles of Learning: Power of Innovation Conference (Portland, OR)Nov. 5-8, 2015$1000
Mariko Kershaw2015 Joint HLA HASL Conference (Honolulu, HI)Dec. 4-5, 2015$179

Kathleen FrenchHawaii Sociological Association Conference (Hilo, HI)Feb. 19-21, 2016$1000
Ka’ala CarmackSociety for Ethnomusicology Annual Conference (Austin, TX)Dec. 3-6, 2015$1000
Lisa Gillis-Davis2016 On Course National Conference (Anaheim, CA)Apr. 7-9, 2016$1000
Ann Tom2016 Family Child Care Institute (National Association for Family Child Care) (San Diego, CA)July 6-9, 2016$1000Post Grant Reflection- PDF
Patricia Allen22nd Annual Pacific History Association Conference (Guam)May 19-21, 2016$1000
Michael Kato2016 WBEA/HBEA Regional ConferenceFebruary 12-15, 2016$336
Laura Sue2016 WBEA/HBEA Regional ConferenceFebruary 12-15, 2016$381
Leticia ColmenarescCWCS Food Chemistry Workshop (Dubuque, IA)June 26 – July 1, 2016$890

STAFF DEVELOPMENT AWARDS FOR 2014-2015

Individual Grants

AwardeeProject/EventDatesAmountPost Grant Reflection
Mariko KershawHawaii Library Association Conference. Honolulu, HIDec. 5-6, 2014$150
Christian PalmerAmerican Anthropological Associations Meetings. Washington, DCDec. 3-7, 2014$887
Jan SungAmerican Library Association Midwinter Meetings. Chicago & Champaign, ILJan. 29-Feb. 3, 2015$1000
Carolyn NaunWestern Veterinary Conference, Wet Lab in Dental Radiology. Las Vegas, NVFeb. 15-19, 2015$1000
Kathleen BaxterWestern Veterinary Conference Las Vegas, NVFeb. 15-19, 2015$530
Linda ShkreliFifth Global Conference on Spirituality in the 21st Century. Lisbon, PortugalMarch 18-20, 2015$500
Linda ShkreliAmerican Popular Culture Association New Orleans, LAApril 1-4, 2015$500
Antoinette MartinFATE National Art Conference. Indianapolis, INMarch 25-28, 2015$785
Dave RinguetteNational Agriculture Value-Added Conference. Austin, TXMay 18-20, 2015$1000
Nicholas LoguePaizocon Gaming Convention. Seattle, WAMay 22-25, 2015$1000
Jan LubinCollabEX Live. New York, NYJune 21-24, 2015$1000
Leticia ColmenaresCCWCS Mitochondrial Genetics & Physiology Workshop. San Juan, PR
Application withdrawn post award
July 5-10, 2015$1000

-$1000
Leticia Colmenares2WC3 Conference (2-Year College Chemistry Consortium). Kaneohe, HIMay 22-23, 2015$135
Carolyn KaichiWestern Alliance of Planetariums Conference. Albuquerque, NMJuly 29-Aug. 2, 2015$1000
Sam CraddockAssociation of Veterinary Technician Educators. Buffalo, NYJuly 31-Aug.2, 2015$1000
Ross Langston & Michelle SmithClay Professional Development Workshop. UH, ManoaFebruary 16-17, 2015$700
Toshi IkagawaAsia Pacific Forum. Honolulu, HIJuly 10-13, 2015$390
Lisa HayashiNAOSMM (National Association of Scientific Materials Managers). Long Beach, CA
(SD Approved, but funded by VCAA)
July 26-31, 2015($1000)
Susan St. JohnIdyllwild Writers Conference. San Diego, CAJuly 6-10, 2015$1000
Elizabeth RatliffFuture of Web Apps Conference. London, England
(reconsidered and retroactively approved)
Sept. 29-Oct. 1, 2014$540

Accepted, but funded elsewhere

AwardeeProject/EventDatesAmountPost Grant Reflection
Susan St. JohnIdyllwild Writers Conference. San Diego, CAJuly 6-10, 2015$1000
Elizabeth RatliffFuture of Web Apps Conference. London, EnglandSept. 29-Oct. 1, 2014$550
Toshi IkagawaAsia Pacific Forum. Honolulu, HIJuly 10-13, 2015$390

* denotes a Group Event/Activity grant was awarded