Author Archive: Susan Enright

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UH Hilo dining room transforming into a cozy, modern eatery

UH Hilo dining room transforming into a cozy, modern eatery

The Refresh Project aims encourage students to gather, lounge, study, eat, enjoy the surrounding gardens and make themselves at home.

January 10, 2017 | By | Reply More
Heal the Healers: Support for UH Hilo staff who care for survivors of trauma

Heal the Healers: Support for UH Hilo staff who care for survivors of trauma

The initiative supports a series of training and technical assistance sessions for support staff working with students who have experienced trauma.

November 9, 2016 | By | Reply More
Two UH Hilo students investigate “Mars”

Two UH Hilo students investigate “Mars”

The students—one a geologist and one an astrobiologist—are studying the habitability of volcanic terrains as analog environments for Mars.

October 24, 2016 | By | Reply More
UH Hilo graduate student wins at international entomology conference

UH Hilo graduate student wins at international entomology conference

Heather Stever was awarded first place in the 15-minute graduate student oral competition at the 2016 International Congress of Entomology.

October 21, 2016 | By | Reply More
Alexander Nagurney awarded for digital psychology course

Alexander Nagurney awarded for digital psychology course

UH Hilo Instructor Alexander Nagurney honored with a 2016 Apereo Teaching and Learning Award for distance learning social psychology course

May 24, 2016 | By | Reply More
UH Hilo space robotics team heading to NASA robotics competition at Kennedy Space Center

UH Hilo space robotics team heading to NASA robotics competition at Kennedy Space Center

UH Hilo students will be designing and building a mining robot that can traverse the Martian terrain.

May 6, 2016 | By | Reply More
Biochemist at UH Hilo looks for clues to cure cancer

Biochemist at UH Hilo looks for clues to cure cancer

Assistant Professor Li Tao is doing research into the mechanisms of cell division that will provide clues for cancer treatment.

May 4, 2016 | By | Reply More
Video features ʻalalā, Hawaiian crow, research and conservation work

Video features ʻalalā, Hawaiian crow, research and conservation work

UH Hilo scientists and partners working on bringing the &#699alal&#257, or Hawaiian crow, back from near extinction are celebrating the first hatchlings of the 2016 breeding season.

May 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
New pre-law certificate approved for UH Hilo

New pre-law certificate approved for UH Hilo

New Pre-Law Certificate program at UH Hilo includes a wide array of upper division electives across a variety of majors.

April 8, 2016 | By | Reply More
UH Hilo astronomy students take spectacular pictures of night sky

UH Hilo astronomy students take spectacular pictures of night sky

At recent observing sessions on Maunakea, UH Hilo students studied a comet, measured aspects of Jupiter and more.

March 29, 2016 | By | Reply More