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Growing Hawaiʻi’s next generation of astronomers

Growing Hawaiʻi’s next generation of astronomers

The collaborative agreement will develop more opportunities for local high school students to utilize educational potential of the Maunakea Observatories.

May 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
Posters honor fallen friends and comrades for Memorial Day

Posters honor fallen friends and comrades for Memorial Day

Student veterans remember and honor those who served beside them and have passed on.

May 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
UH football player named NCAA Hero of the Year

UH football player named NCAA Hero of the Year

UH Mānoa’s Makani Kema-Kaleiwahea was honored for his leadership on and off the football field.

May 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
Students create Star Wars simulation on world’s best hybrid visualization system

Students create Star Wars simulation on world’s best hybrid visualization system

Users battle with lightsabers or dogfight through a universe filled with starfighters, TIE fighters and an armada of star destroyers.

May 25, 2017 | By | Reply More
Hurricane season 2017 outlook for Hawaiʻi

Hurricane season 2017 outlook for Hawaiʻi

The National Weather Service is projecting five to eight tropical cyclones in the Central Pacific in 2017.

May 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Dave Shoji honored at Aloha Ball Retirement Celebration

Dave Shoji honored at Aloha Ball Retirement Celebration

Shoji’s 42-year career of volleyball excellence was celebrated by the UH ʻohana.

May 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
UH plays role in national award for improvement in education in Hawaiʻi

UH plays role in national award for improvement in education in Hawaiʻi

UH’s partnership with the state Department of Education contributed to the 2017 Frank Newman Award for improvements in public education.

May 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
UH partners with Pearson to provide students with affordable digital course materials

UH partners with Pearson to provide students with affordable digital course materials

This Direct Digital Access partnership reduces the cost of course materials for UH students across the state.

May 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Hawaiʻi Island residents band together to combat little fire ants

Hawaiʻi Island residents band together to combat little fire ants

A Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit project is putting effective little fire ant treatment into the hands of local residents.

May 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute researcher appointed to Public Utilities Commission

Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute researcher appointed to Public Utilities Commission

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.

May 22, 2017 | By | Reply More