Stories tagged "Hawaiian"

It takes a voyage to unite education and culture

October 31st, 2011 | by Kristen Bonilla | 4 Comments

A master navigator helps UH campuses incorporate Polynesian voyaging into courses and cultures.

Diverse women join to support Hawaiian studies

October 25th, 2011 | by Diane Chang | Comments Off

Friendship and a shared commitment to Native Hawaiian learning leads to a major donation.

Aloha Betrayed explores Kuʻe petition

October 24th, 2011 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Most influential book of the decade honors awarded to Noenoe Silva’s Aloha Betrayed by the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association.

Polynesian colonization was sudden and swift

April 21st, 2011 | by Malamalama Staff | 1 Comment

New analysis shows eastern Polynesian settlement occurred more rapidly and more recently than previously thought.

Pioneering professor is first lady of limu

October 21st, 2010 | by Jennifer Crites | 8 Comments

Isabella Abbott has discovered and named over 200 algae.

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Faculty member is face for biomedical careers

October 19th, 2010 | by Tina Shelton | 1 Comment

Professor Marjorie Mau inspires minority students to consider careers in science.

Record number of Native Hawaiian MDs graduate

July 16th, 2010 | by Malamalama Contributor | Comments Off

The 58 new physicians who received University of Hawaiʻi medical degrees in May 2010 included a record number of Native Hawaiian graduates in a single class.

Hawaiian language on Kauaʻi radio

April 26th, 2010 | by Tracy Matsushima | 2 Comments

When radio station KKCR approached Kauaʻi Community College’s Joshua Fukino to put a hub station on the campus, Fukino saw an opportunity to get more Hawaiian language into the community.

Alumni Growing Native Hawaiian Plants

April 23rd, 2010 | by Brendan Sagara | 15 Comments

Venture is environmental and business success.

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Promoting Hawaiian ʻŌlelo in a Digital World

April 21st, 2010 | by Kymber-Lee Char | 6 Comments

Hilo Professor Keola Donaghy pushes Apple and Google to accommodate Hawaiian language.