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DEPARTMENTAL NEWS

AMERICAN STUDIES

Biographical Research Center receives $10,000 grant Hawai'i Council for the Humanities (HCH) is awarding a Public HumanitiesGrant of $10,000 in support of "Detours Public Program", a project within UHM's Center for Biographical Research. The Detou...
Addressing the “Tough Stuff” of American History and Memory This two-day program honors James Oliver Horton, George Washington University professor emeritus, scholar, and public historian who had close ties to Hawai‘i as a visiting professor at the Universit...

ART & ART HISTORY

ART EXHIBITION: PRAXIS: 2019 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition April 21 – May 10, 2019The Art Gallery + Commons Gallery at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Art Building PRAXIS: 2019 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition features works by BFA stu...
Merge: 2018 BFA Exhibition features works by BFA students in graphic design + studio art April 22 – May 11, 2018 Commons Gallery (graphic design BFA) The Art Gallery (studio art BFA) Sunday, April 22 2–3 pm, Awards Cer...
Annual Glass & Ceramics Holiday Sale 2017 December 6 – 10, 2017 / Commons Gallery The annual Glass + Ceramic Holiday Sale features great holiday gifts! Check off your gift list and support the art students and the Department of Art + Art...

COMMUNICOLOGY

Master's in Communications.com Interview with Dr. Hye-ryeon Lee Master's in Communications, a comprehensive database of master's in communications degree programs, interviewed Dr. Hye-ryeon Lee from the Department of Communicology about UH's Master of Arts in Comm...
Communicology Students and Faculty Compete for Hawaii Foodbank According to the Hawaii Foodbank, there are people that have to choose between buying food and paying for everyday necessities, like housing, utilities, and medical care every month. You can help loca...
The Misuse of the Bipolar Trap Communicology Professor, Dr. Bill Sharkey, recently published an article entitled “The Bipolar Trap In Law Enforcement Interviews” in The Journal of Law Enforcement with his coauthor Jessica Kanes...

CREATIVE MEDIA

ACM Masterclass with Producer Sandy Stern WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 1:30PM KUYKENDALL, ROOM 306 Sandy Stern is a highly acclaimed American film producer, best known for his work on Pump Up the Volume, Being John Malkovich, Saved!,...
Casting/Crew Calls Go to this link for a listing of the Academy for Creative Media's casting and crew calls for upcoming productions....
UH Academy for Creative Media part of the recipe for Family Ingredients University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu Academy for Creative Media students and UH Mānoa graduates made significant contributions to the PBS series Family Ingredients, which will be shown loca...

HISTORY

Kelli Acopan Named Student Regent Congratulations to History M.A. student Kelli K.K. Acopan, who has been appointed a member of the University of Hawaiʻi Board of Regents! From UH’s leadership website: “Kelli Acopan ...
History Faculty New Book Celebration Please join the History Department as we celebrate recent book publications by our colleagues Thursday, January 31, 2019, 3:30-5:00 pmHistory Department Lounge, Sakamaki B210Light refreshments wil...
Center for Japanese Studies Faculty Lecture "From the 'Illegal Travelers' to the 'People of the Founding Year:' The Gannenmono and the Takugawa-Meiji Transition" by Dr. Mark McNally, Professor of History Friday November 16, 2018 12:00 - ...

MUSIC

National Association for Music Education names UHM's collegiate chapter a recipient of the "2019 Chapter of Excellence Award". From the National Association for Music Education website: "The Chapter of Excellence Recognition was developed to encourage chapters to plan and execute successful chapter Music Programs, Profes...
Yang Jing, pipa World renowned pipa virtuoso Yang Jing visits Orvis Auditorium for two exciting concerts of new works. Combining her love for the millennium-old tradition of Chinese music with an innovativ...
K-Orchestra Challenge UHM Composers Thomas Osborne and Donald Reid Womack recently composed winning works for the "K-Orchestra Challenge" in South Korea. Osborne's work, titled "Rebirth" in English, featured Heo Iksoo on...

PHILOSOPHY

UHM philosophy professor emeritus receives the 2019 John Dewey Society Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award Roger Ames, who retired from UH Manoa's Department of Philosophy in 2016, recently received the 2019 John Dewey Society Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award. Roger Ames receiving the Huilin Cul...
Public Lecture by Dr. Marcel Schmid of the University of Zurich Seriality and Immediacy: The Journal Projects of the German Romantics Monday, April 30, 12:30 to 2 p.m. (Uehiro Academy, Sakamaki Hall, D-201). Marcel Schmid is a visiting scholar at Brown Uni...
Philosophy Colloquium Means and Ends In Gandhi’s Ethical Politics, by Dr. Tridip Suhrud The question of means and ends is central to all action, not just action within the realm of the political. M K Gandhi wa...

RELIGION

Religion Lecture By Visiting Professor Forging the Heavens: The Production and Circulation of Early Daoist Manuscripts Wednesday, March 8, 2017 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Sakamaki Hall, Room A302 Visiting Professor Dr. Jonathan Pettit fro...
The Making of the Hawaiian Bible Tuesday, March 15, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm Sakamaki Hall, room A302 Department of Religion Chair Dr. Kapali Lyon will present "Making the Hawaiian Bible". Please click here to view a more detailed ...
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

World Famous Kennedy Theatre Architect, I.M. Pei Dies at 102 The world lost master architect I.M. Pei earlier today at the age of 102. Pei, a modernist architect, designed UHM’s John F. Kennedy Theatre which opened its doors in 1963 as the East-West Theatre,...
Kennedy Theatre 2019-2020 Season Kennedy Theatre Announces 2019/20 Season Click here to learn more ...
Eia Hawaiʻinuiākea The Foundation and Rise of Hawaiian Theatre Five essays on Hawaiian Theatre, curated by Tammy Haili‘ōpua Baker, Associate Professor in the Department of Theatre and Dance, published at HowlRoun...

COLLEGE NEWS

 

  • Tuesday, October 22, 2019

    The Queer Politics of Eclecticism: View Magazine

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  • Wednesday, May 1, 2019

    College of Arts & Humanities Newsletter

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  • Tuesday, April 30, 2019

    Library Treasures Video Shorts Competition Screening & Awards

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  • Tuesday, April 23, 2019

    History Distinguished Speaker Series

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  • Monday, April 22, 2019

    From Resistance to Resilience: A New Vision for Immigration and Justice

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  • visit the Kennedy Theatre website