Entries from January 2011

Distinguished Alumni Awards announced

January 13th, 2011 | by Alumni Relations Staff | Comments Off

UHAA announces recipients of the 2011 Distinguished Alumni Awards, to be presented May 12.


Sky isn’t the limit for UH spaceflight lab

January 4th, 2011 | by Cheryl Ernst | 3 Comments

UH students prepare satellites for launch in what could create a new state industry.


Byproducts become biodegradable plastic

January 4th, 2011 | by Malamalama Contributor | 4 Comments

Bacteria turn agricultural byproducts and other waste products into truly biodegradable plastics.


Alumni enjoy Golden Scholars 2010 event

January 4th, 2011 | by Alumni Relations Staff | 1 Comment

Class of ’60 become Golden Scholars.


News reports from the coral front

January 4th, 2011 | by Cheryl Ernst | Comments Off

Scientists find algae in deep water corals and rethink coral taxonomy while colleagues work to preserve coral species.


TIM’s first online auction is a success

January 4th, 2011 | by Alumni Relations Staff | Comments Off

The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa School of Travel Industry Management’s first online auction raises more than $25,000.


Live virtual performance is a musical first

January 4th, 2011 | by Jeela Ongley | Comments Off

University of Hawaiʻi student avatars create music in first ever Second Life live performance.


Engineers gather for Holmes-coming

January 4th, 2011 | by Alumni Relations Staff | Comments Off

700 people attend UH engineering alumni event.


UHAA presents 2010 service award

January 4th, 2011 | by Alumni Relations Staff | Comments Off

UH Alumni Association presents community service award to ESPN 1420AM radio.


Models predict more hurricanes, thinner clouds

January 4th, 2011 | by Cheryl Ernst | Comments Off

Climate change could bring more hurricanes to Hawaiʻi .