Stories tagged "Hawaiian"

Books for Hawaiian immersion schools

January 21st, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Mānoa Associate professor Sam L. Noʻeau Warner develops books focusing on Hawaiian language and literacy.

Digitizing 19th century Hawaiʻi newspapers

January 20th, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Hawaiʻi newspapers in the Library of Congress’s Chronicling America database; English-language Hawaiʻi newspapers available for browsing.

Myron B. Thompson’s compassionate legacy

March 11th, 2009 | by Lowell Angell | 4 Comments

Mānoa’s School of Social Work takes the name and continues the work of noted alumnus Myron “Pinky” Thompson.

Hawaiian school gets first dean

March 8th, 2009 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Maenette Kapeʻahiokalani Padeken Ah Nee-Benham (PhD ’92 Mānoa), formerly professor of educational administration at Michigan State University, is the inaugural dean for the new Hawaiʻinuiākea School of Hawaiian Knowledge at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.

UH Hilo presents first PhD diploma

March 3rd, 2009 | by Malamalama Staff | 4 Comments

The University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo awarded its first PhD in December 2008.

Hiʻiaka epic translated in centennial edition

August 1st, 2008 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Mānoa Professor Puakea Nogelmeier has reproduced the Hoʻoulumāhiehie version of the Hiʻiaka story in modern Hawaiian orthography.