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Upcoming Events

Thursday, April 2, 3:00 pm, Crawford 115
"Honouliuli." Panel: Suzanne Falgout, Leilani Basham, Linda Hishigaya, Amy Nishimura, and Garyn Tsuru, UH West O'ahu. UHM Anthropology Colloquium, cosponsored by Department of Ethnic Studies and CPIS. Light pupus to follow.

Tuesday/Wednesday, April 7-8
CPIS Student Conference: "Decolonizing Pacific Islands Studies: Decolonizing Oceania." For more information, see flyer.

Friday, April 17, Richardson School of Law Classroom 2
Asia-Pacific Law & Policy Journal Symposium: "The History and Impact of Militarization in the Pacific Islands." This full-day event will focus on the history and impact of militarization in Hawai'i, Guam/Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Kwajalein/Republic of the Marshall Islands, and French Polynesia. For more information, contact the journal at or see the Law School website.

Friday, May 1, Burns Hall, East-West Center, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
During this inaugural Interdisciplinary Austronesian Connections Symposium, panels of scholars and community leaders will explore what it means to be an "Austronesian person" today and the critical issue of well-being in the region. The event is free and open to the public. However, due to limited seating in the venue, pre-registration is required. The deadline for pre-registration is Tuesday, March 31. To pre-register, or if you have any questions, including disability access concerns, please contact the event organizer, Emerson Odango (e-mail:, cell: 757-419-6030). For more information, see flyer and press release.


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