Stories tagged "Vol. 35 No.2"

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.


Diet for a Small Planet author to speak

October 18th, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | 1 Comment

Frances Moore Lappé, founder of the Small Planet Institute and author of Diet for a Small Planet, is the UH Mānoa Distinguished Lecturer for fall 2010.


Chapter send-offs for mainland students

October 18th, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Two University of Hawaiʻi Alumni Association chapters held summer send-offs for area students headed to fall semester 2010 at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.


Henk Rogers: From Tetris to clean energy

October 18th, 2010 | by Kymber-Lee Char | Comments Off

Henk Rogers
’73–’75 Mānoa


National Children’s Study enrolling Hawaiʻi families

October 18th, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

The National Children’s Study is seeking pregnant women and families planning to have children in Hawaiʻi to participate in a long-term study to look at how children’s health is affected by a number of factors.


Horticulturalist is partial to plumeria

October 18th, 2010 | by Mary Kaye Ritz | 8 Comments

Richard Criley on the plumeria trail.

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West Oʻahu’s first 40 years and a look to the future

October 18th, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

New book chronicles the history of UH West Oʻu, while new construction plans illustrate future growth for the leeward side institution of higher learning.


Study provides data on feral cats on Mauna Kea

October 15th, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | 4 Comments

Feral cats have inhabited Hawaiian forests since soon after their introduction in the late 1700s, contributing to the decline and extinction of native birds. Effective control strategies require data on population dynamics, but little is known about the cats’ annual or lifetime survival rates.


Free ewaste disposal scheduled in October

October 15th, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

The University of Hawaiʻi is hosting free electronic waste drop-offs at 7 locations in October.


Open ocean plants get food from the depths

October 14th, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | 1 Comment

Oceanographer David Karl and colleagues publish research about how microalgae flourish in open ocean areas where the nitrate they feed on is scarce.