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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...

ART & ART HISTORY

Theatre and Dance Master Class with Joe Goode Joe Goode of the Joe Goode Performance Group in San Francisco will teach a master class, Movement For Humans, at the University of Hawaii at Mānoa at the New Dance Building on Friday, February 27, 12...
Takeshi Harada / Master Metal Sculpture in Residence TAKESHI HARADA will be in residence from February 2 to 11. Harada is the winner of the 2014 TOKYO MIDTOWN art competition and a master of surface metalwork. He will creating new work during his res...
Ganzeer Talks at UH February 4, 12:00pm - 1:15pm Manoa Campus, East-West Center, Burns Hall, Room 2118 Ganzeer is the pseudonym of an Egyptian artist operating mainly between graphic design and contemporary art since...

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 Workshop Feb. 13 Red Spouts over Honolulu When the First Soviet Whaling Fleet Came to Hawaiʻi and Re-routed Pacific Environmental History Ryan Tucker Jones Senior Lecturer, Discipline of History University of Au...
History Forum, February 9th The UHM History Department and The Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society present: "John Alexander Dowie and Two Ways of Writing the History of Something That Didn't Happen" A History Forum Publi...
Phi Alpha Theta Events to Kick Off Spring 2015 Thurs., Jan. 15th - The next Phi Alpha Theta meeting will be on Thursday, Jan. 15th from 5:30 -7:00 pm. We will have our usual pizza dinner to get us revved up for conference planning! Thurs., Ja...

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

Philosophy Colloquium: Dr. Ken Kipnis Colloquium: Dr. Ken Kipnis “Just who do you think you are?” Christine Korsgaard   KENNETH KIPNIS has spent much of his professional career beyond the walls of Academe. He has worked f...
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...

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

Taming of the Shrew at Earle Ernst Lab Theatre Shakespeare’s Shrew Set Loose in the Lab Theatre MFA Candidate Kimberly Shire Directs Thesis Production   The Department of Theatre and Dance at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa i...
Third Annual Theatre and Dance Graduate Research Symposium Graduate Students in Theatre and Dance Present Their Research Monday, March 9, 2015 (Tokioka Room, Moore Hall 319)  3:00-6:00pm Wei Zhang Exploring Intertextuality in Brecht’s The Good Pers...
Late Night at Kennedy Theatre 30 Neo-Futurist Plays from "Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind (30 Plays in 60 Minutes)" Directed by MFA Directing candidate Kevin C. K. Berg No illusion, no suspension of disbelief, only truth....

COLLEGE NEWS

 

  • Friday, February 27, 2015

    Free Screening of “Lessons in Dissent”

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  • Friday, February 13, 2015

    Summer Sessions Registration Kick-off Fair!

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  • Tuesday, February 10, 2015

    National Survey of Student Engagement

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  • Tuesday, February 10, 2015

    Funding for Undergraduate Research Opportunities

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  • Tuesday, October 28, 2014

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

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