International Events (Systemwide)Thanksgiving Day
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -10002015-11-26 00:00:002015-11-26 12:00:00All UH campuses
<div class="start">November 26, 2015, 12:00 am</div>
<div class="location">All UH campuses</div>
<div class="descr">Gobble Gobble! All 10 UH campuses closed in observance of Thanksgiving Day. E ʻai ā māʻona!</div>
German Film Series - Fall 2015
Wed, 02 Dec 2015 13:30:00 -10002015-12-02 13:30:002015-12-02 16:30:00Moore 258
<div class="start">December 2, 2015, 1:30 pm</div>
<div class="location">Moore 258</div>
<div class="descr">Baader Meinhof Complex (2008) - Directed by Uli Edel. 150 mins.
This action-packed, fast-paced, Oscar-nominated film chronicles the history of the Red Army Faction, from its origins to its dissolution.
In German with English sub-titles.</div>
Fall 2015 China Seminar Series
Fri, 04 Dec 2015 12:00:00 -10002015-12-04 12:00:002015-12-04 13:30:00Moore 319
<div class="start">December 4, 2015, 12:00 pm</div>
<div class="location">Moore 319</div>
<div class="descr">CCS China Seminar Series take place in the Tokioka Room, Moore Hall 417 at 12:00 noon.
See below (and the attachment) for the Fall schedule of talks:
Friday, 10/2, Lin Shu-hwa, "Rising Dragon: Fashion Styles", Culturally influenced images were selected to compare similarities and differences from current modern styles influence by Chinese culture. Fashion design is about utilizing inspiration to provoke thought and to create new trends. This process also incorporates media, music, life style, magazines, fashion forecasts, and street-fashion. In fashion showcases, garment prints with a Chinese influence are often seen in high-end fashion designs.
Friday, 10/16, George Wang, "The 2014 Hong Kong Protests: a photographic documentation"
Friday, 10/23, Xu Di, "Educational Philosophy - East, West, and Beyond: A Reading and Discussion of Xue Ji ()"
Friday, 10/30, Fred Blake, "The Ethnic Factor in Modern China-Nine Theses"
Wednesday, 11/4, panel discussion, "The Media in China", panel presented by four Chinese journalist Parvin Fellows at UHM
Friday, 11/6, Christian Peterson, "A Comparative Analysis of Socioeconomic Inequality in Neolithic northern China and Prehispanic Mesoamerica"
Friday, 11/13, Zheng Dongping, "Technology, culture and language learning: the power of abduction"
Friday, 12/4, Wang Haidan, "Up! Happiness conceptualization in Chinese motion verbs"</div>
Chinese Influence on the Fashion Runaway
Sun, 06 Dec 2015 14:00:00 -10002015-12-06 14:00:002015-12-06 15:00:00John A. Burns Hall
<div class="start">December 6, 2015, 2:00 pm</div>
<div class="location">John A. Burns Hall </div>
<div class="descr">Illustrated talk by Shu-Hwa Lin, Associate Professor and Costume Curator, UH Manoa Dept. of Fashion Design and Merchandising.
One in a series of special events related to the EWC Gallery exhibition "Parsi: Silk & Muslin From Iran, India, And China."
Open to the public; free admission; general seating; first-come, first-served. </div>