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New scholarship benefits Hilo business and economics students

New scholarship benefits Hilo business and economics students

The Robert M. and Alice K. Fujimoto Foundation endowment will fund several $500 scholarships for UH Hilo College of Business and Economics students.

February 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Maunakea studied as a contemporary place of contrasting world views

Maunakea studied as a contemporary place of contrasting world views

UH Hilo’s Cosmos and Culture course delves into historical, intellectual, social and cultural context of astronomical discovery from a multitude of perspectives.

February 14, 2017 | By | Reply More
Agricultural and food tourism focus of new UH Hilo course

Agricultural and food tourism focus of new UH Hilo course

The course is covering the momentum of foodie movements including farm-to-table and food festivals to examine how they can support the flourishing tourist market.

January 31, 2017 | By | Reply More
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