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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

Artist Talk, Oct. 29 and Nov. 5 HASAN ELAHI  Artist Talk Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 6:30pm ART Auditorium   Lecture (with the UHM International Cultural Studies Program) Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at noon to 1:1...
MARK ABILDGAARD IN RESIDENCE OCT 6 – 10 UHM alum MARK ABILDGAARD will be in residency at the Department of Art and Art History from October 6 to 10, 2014. Public Lecture October 6 at 5:30pm ART auditorium For more information: P...
CABINET OF CURIOSITIES : DORIS’ LEFTOVERS ARRANGED BY GAYE & MARY CABINET OF CURIOSITIES : DORIS’ LEFTOVERS ARRANGED BY GAYE & MARY  August 31 – October 3 Commons Gallery Cabinet of Curiosities is a new series of exhibitions at the Commons Gallery. Ea...

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

Book Launch Sept. 28 Revolution Books will host a book launch for Prof. Suzanna Reiss's recent publication, We Sell Drugs: The Alchemy of US Empire on September 28. There will be a brief presentation beginning at 3 p.m...
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, ...

MUSIC

Bergen Wind Quintet Gives Masterclass at Music Department On October 14, the Bergen Wind Quintet, one of the finest and most respected chamber groups in the world visited UHM to perform and give a masterclass for students. The quintet also performed a concer...
Japanese Court Music Hawaii Gagaku Kenkyukai performs traditional court music of Japan. October 8, 7:30 pm at Orvis Auditorium. For more information, click here.  ...
Pianist Profiled Ka Leo, The Voice profiles pianist Bichuan Li. Read about her young days in the Cultural Revolution in China to her position at the UHM Department of Music. Find the article here.   &n...

PHILOSOPHY

Oct. 3 Philosophy Colloquium What Lincoln has to Teach us about Political Ethics Fri, October 3, 2:30pm – 5:00pm Sakamaki C-308 This talk explores the following important and timely question: How does one bring about sub...
Philosophy Professor Receives Award Professor Arindam Chakrabarti was awarded the Ananda Puraskar 1420 award in India for his work in philosophy and particularly for his Bengali work, Bhaatkaporer Bhabna Ebong Koyekti Aatpoure Darshanik...
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 ...

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

MFA Acting Student Karissa Murrell Myers Interviewed By "Her Campus" Read about student Karissa Murrell Myers, who stars in Kennedy Theatre's upcoming production of Blithe Spirit, in the online magazine Her Campus....
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 ...

COLLEGE NEWS

 

  • Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    ART TALK BY SHIGEYUKI KIHARA – October 31 @2-3pm

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  • Friday, August 29, 2014

    Chancellor’s Address

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  • Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Interdisciplinary Faculty Seminar on Race, Gender, Culture and Community

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  • Thursday, July 3, 2014

    College Offices closed for holiday

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  • Tuesday, April 29, 2014

    UHM 2014 Awards Ceremony on April 30 in Orvis Auditorium

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