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New cohort begins environmental biology summer internship for Pacific Islanders

New cohort begins environmental biology summer internship for Pacific Islanders

May 23, 2017  |  Comments
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The program, seeks to increase Pacific Islanders pursuing bachelors and advanced degrees by training promising students in modern approaches to environmental biology.

UH medical school deploys first full time OB-GYN faculty/provider to Hilo

UH medical school deploys first full time OB-GYN faculty/provider to Hilo

May 23, 2017  |  Comments
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Kareem Khozaim hopes to inspire newly-trained physicians to provide services on Hilo or in other areas in need of medical services.

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UH scientists researching pueo in citizen science project

UH scientists researching pueo in citizen science project

May 23, 2017  |  Comments
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The Pueo Project encourages citizen scientists to report sightings, participate in organized surveys, and use photography to document behaviors.

Proposed system could provide fresh water and reduce energy costs worldwide

Proposed system could provide fresh water and reduce energy costs worldwide

May 23, 2017  |  Comments
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Researchers say clean drinking water and energy cost savings might be achieved by co-locating hydro energy storage systems with reverse osmosis desalination plants.

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Researcher returning to Hilo for data science program launch

Researcher returning to Hilo for data science program launch

May 22, 2017  |  Comments
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Grady Weyenberg, a statistical researcher, is the first faculty member hired to create a new data science program at UH Hilo.

Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute researcher appointed to Public Utilities Commission

Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute researcher appointed to Public Utilities Commission

May 22, 2017  |  Comments
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Griffin was previously chief of policy and research at PUC, leading staff and consultant teams in analyzing state energy policy decisions, including long-term power supply planning.

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Hawaiʻi Island residents band together to combat little fire ants

Hawaiʻi Island residents band together to combat little fire ants

May 23, 2017  |  Comments
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A Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit project is putting effective little fire ant treatment into the hands of local residents.

Food safety certification for local growers at UH Maui College

Food safety certification for local growers at UH Maui College

May 19, 2017  |  Comments
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The course will provide good agricultural practices and co-management information, produce safety rules and details on how to develop a farm food safety plan.

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UH stands committed to free speech and equal opportunity

UH stands committed to free speech and equal opportunity

May 19, 2017  |  4 Comments
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The university is committed to the protection of constitutional rights of free expression and to diversity, including diversity of opinion.

UH Mānoa begins search process for dean of College of Education

UH Mānoa begins search process for dean of College of Education

May 16, 2017  |  Comments
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The current dean, Donald Young, will be retiring at the end of the year.

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May 2017 anniversaries

May 2017 anniversaries

May 5, 2017  |  Comments
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The University of Hawaiʻi celebrates May 2017 faculty and staff anniversaries.

UH Bookstores offer faculty and staff one-day Apple special pricing

UH Bookstores offer faculty and staff one-day Apple special pricing

April 18, 2017  |  4 Comments
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This one-day event is open to all UH faculty and staff system-wide.

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Summer flooding expected after water levels break 112-year record

Summer flooding expected after water levels break 112-year record

May 19, 2017  |  Comments
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The upcoming peak astronomic tides of the year, known as “king tides,” will occur around May 26, June 23 and July 21.

Teaching Oceania releases third iBook in series

Teaching Oceania releases third iBook in series

May 19, 2017  |  Comments
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Released by the Center for Pacific Islands Studies, the series was created to address the need for appropriate literature for undergraduate Pacific Islands studies students throughout Oceania.