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DEPARTMENTAL NEWS

AMERICAN STUDIES

Reading and Discussion with John Sayles February 12, 3:00pm - 4:30pm 410 Kuykendall Hall   Screenwriter. Novelist. Auteur. John Sayles’ career has spanned genres and decades. Join us for an afternoon with this celebrated write...
American Studies Open House Friday, Feb. 7th 12 - 1:30 pm. Moore 301 Majors and  minors are invited to ring in the new semester. Interested majors and and minors are invited to learn more about the AMST program and meet fac...
Poetry Reading by Joseph Stanton Joseph Stanton will read a selection of his poems from his book A Field Guide to the Wildlife of Suburban O'ahu on Saturday, September 28, 2pm at the Hawai i State Library (main branch), 478 S. King ...

ART & ART HISTORY

Yuan: by Beili Liu March 9 – April 11, 2014 Public Lecture on Sunday, March 9, 2-3pm (ART auditorium) Receptions on Sunday, March 9, 3-5pm and Tuesday, March 11, 2-3pm   Born in Jilin, China, Beili Liu is a...
Crime and "Pun"ishment February 18, 2014 - February 21, 2014 Art Building, Commons Gallery Humor infiltrates aspects of daily life in funny and unexpected ways. The much maligned pun is often written off as a simple jok...
"Diminishing Sequence" by Kamran Samimi January 13, 2014 - January 24, 2014 Manoa Campus, Art Building, Commons Gallery Enlarge image Graduate art student Kamran Samimi presents his exhibition "Diminishing Sequence," an experim...

COMMUNICOLOGY

UHM vs. British National Debate Team November 20, 4:00pm - 6:00pm Manoa Campus, Ba-Le Courtyard The UHM Debate team takes on the British National Debate team on the topic: It's better to be British than American. The twist: the Ameri...
6th Warrior Intramural Debate Tournament November 10, 8:00am - 3:00pm Manoa Campus, Shidler School of Business Compete in the UH Manoa Intramural debate tournament! Are you new to debate? Not a problem! The tournament is open to all Hawa...
Why the New Name, Communicology Department of Communicology Chair Kelly Aune explains the reasoning for the department's name change from Speech to Communicology.  Read part of his article posted in Communication Research and Theor...

CREATIVE MEDIA

Taiwan Film Series 2013 Taiwan Film Series The Center for Chinese Studies presents the 2013 Taiwan Film Series, co-sponsored with Ministry of Culture, Taiwan; Taiwan Academy; and the Academy for Creative Media, UHM. ...
Disney Animator Lecture Friday, October 25, 2013 6 -  8 pm Art Auditorium   Disney animator Dave Pruiksma will present a lecture open to the public.  Listed as one of the top 50 most influential animators of a...
ACM Films at Hawai‘i International Film Festival October 17, Thurs. at 6pm at Regal Dole Cannery Theater: ACM, along with films from Shanghai University, will have its Hawaii its Hawaii International Film Festival program of shorts. ACMSA After-part...

HISTORY

History Forum Talk by Prof. Sumner J. LaCroix - Thursday, April 10 The U.H. Mānoa History Department and the Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society present: "Sons, Daughters and Labor Supply in Early Twentieth-Century Hawaiʻi" A Public Lecture by Prof. Sumner J....
Department of History hosts the 30th Annual Phi Alpha Theta regional conference The Department of History's local chapter of the National History Honor Society hosted the 30th Annual Phi Alpha Theta regional conference on Saturday, March 8th, at the UHM campus center.  Faculty, ...
History Forum Public Lecture Wednesday, March 12, 12:30 - 2:00 pm, Sakamaki Hall A201. Forgetting History: Alzheimer's & Documentary Writing: Susan M. Schultz, Department of English Please join us for a provocative d...

MUSIC

Itoh Receives 6th ASCAP Young Composer Award Music Department Assistant Professor Takuma Itoh received his 6th American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Morton Gould Young Composer Award. The ASCAP organization awards yearly ...
Pau Hana Concert Sunday, December 8, 2013 3:00 p.m., Orvis Auditorium and Barbara Smith Amphitheater free admission Students from the UHM Music Department's introductory ethnic music and dance classes prese...
UH Gamelan Ensemble Saturday, November 23, 2013 7:30 p.m., Barbara Smith Amphitheater $12 general admission $8 students, seniors (65+), UH faculty/staff (ID required) Enjoy a concert of Javanese gamelan musi...

PHILOSOPHY

Philosophy Colloquium - April 4, 2:00 - 4:30pm Prof. Purushottama Billimoria Dharma and Grief: Imagination in Classical Indian Moral Metaphysics of Suffering When Fri Apr 4, 2014 2pm – 4:30pm Hawaii Time Where Philosophy Lounge ...
2014 Uehiro Graduate Philosophy Conference March 14 - 16 at the Imin Center With generous support from the Uehiro Foundation on Ethics in Education, the Philosophy Students’ Association has been able to organize the Uehiro Graduate Philos...
February 7 Philosophy Colloquium "America the Philosophical" Friday, February 7 at 2:30 pm, Sakamaki C-308 Presented by Carlin Romano, Critic-at-Large of The Chronicle of Higher Education. In his widely reviewed book, Americ...

RELIGION

Eid Saeed (An Islamic Festival) Eid Saeed (An Islamic Festival) November 9, 5:00pm - 7:00pm Manoa Campus, QLC 412 A celebration of one of the main festivals within Islam! There will be poetry reciting, a Sumatran dance demonstr...

THEATRE & DANCE

Next at Prime Time at the Earle Ernst Lab Theatre Very Still and Hard to See By Steve Yockey Directed by Alex Munro, MFA Directing Candidate An architect encounters an obake, a Japanese shape-shifting demon, while building a hotel over her lair, a...
Bollywood & Beyond: Illustrated Talk Sunday, January 12, 2:00- 3:00 pm Illustrated Talk: "Unexpected Crossings: A Curator's Journey" by research assistant Eva Enriquez relating her experiences in India assisting with preparations for ...
Bollywood & Beyond Film Showing Sunday, December 8, 1:00 – 4:00 pm Film: "Robot," a science fiction film about a scientist who has created a sophisticated android robot in his likeness with the intention of its joining army. ...

COLLEGE NEWS

 

  • Monday, April 7, 2014

    Tomoe, a collaborative performance of music, dance, and art

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  • Thursday, March 6, 2014

    Manoa Experience Video

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  • Friday, January 31, 2014

    Next Campus-wide Conversations

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  • Thursday, December 5, 2013

    A Semester in Hawaii Photo Contest

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  • Thursday, November 14, 2013

    Wiki Slideshows on Japan

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