Stories tagged "Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work"

Alumni in Action: Daintry Bartoldus

April 21st, 2011 | by Jackie Graessle | Comments Off

Social work student Daintry Bartoldus became a special guardian on impulse.

Students host health fair for Papakolea elders

April 21st, 2011 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Graduate students organize health fare for Oahu elders.

Vote for local student service award nominee

February 25th, 2011 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Social Work graduate student and two others from the University of Hawaiʻi System are finalists in national student service awards program.

Social worker Oshiro deemed a treasure

February 14th, 2011 | by Jackie Graessle | Comments Off

Social work alumnus Masaru Oshiro is named a 2011 Living Treasure of Hawaiʻi.

Honorary degree for child advocate Patti Lyons

October 8th, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Pioneer social worker Patti Lyons, a passionate advocate for children, was awarded the University of Hawaiʻi’s Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters during UH Mānoa’s spring commencement ceremonies.

Alumni groups raise money for scholarships

July 16th, 2010 | by Alumni Relations Staff | Comments Off

UHAA chapters used a variety of activities to raise money for scholarships for UH students.

Resistant Staphylococcus tracked in nursing homes

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

A six-year study by three University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa researchers indicates that the proportion of antibiotic-resistant staph increased significantly throughout the state.