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Arthurs establish three Hawaiʻi Island scholarships

Arthurs establish three Hawaiʻi Island scholarships

Barbara Arthurs and Robert Arthurs pledge $127,000 to establish three endowments to support Hawaiʻi CC and UH Hilo students.

May 24, 2016 | By | Reply More
Queen Liliʻuokalani Trust establishes Native Hawaiian culture professorship

Queen Liliʻuokalani Trust establishes Native Hawaiian culture professorship

The Queen Liliʻuokalani Trust donated $500,000 to the Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work.

May 23, 2016 | By | Reply More
Lab accident investigation now expected to be complete end of June

Lab accident investigation now expected to be complete end of June

The independent investigation into the March 16, 2016 explosion in a UH Mānoa laboratory is now expected to be complete by end of June 2016.

May 20, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Board of Regents medals awarded for teaching excellence

Board of Regents medals awarded for teaching excellence

Fourteen University faculty members were honored with the Board of Regents’ Medal for Excellence.

May 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
UH faculty honored for excellence in undergraduate education

UH faculty honored for excellence in undergraduate education

Katherine “Sam” Geiling, Will Jonen, Joel A. LeBel, Barbara Meguro and Jamie Simpson Steele honored with the Frances Davis Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.

May 17, 2016 | By | Reply More
Ingelia White honored for vocational teaching excellence

Ingelia White honored for vocational teaching excellence

Windward CC Professor Ingelia White was awarded the Masaki and Momoe Kunimoto Memorial Award for Outstanding Contributions in Vocational Education.

May 16, 2016 | By | Reply More
Board of Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Research awarded

Board of Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Research awarded

The 2016 Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Research was awarded to Brian W. Bowen, Loïc Le Marchand and Kristin Pauker.

May 16, 2016 | By | Reply More
Online resources in STEM education project receives national library grant

Online resources in STEM education project receives national library grant

UH Mānoa’s Rich Gazan has been awarded a $491,973 Institute of Museum and Library Services grant for the project Online Q&A in STEM Education: Curating the Wisdom of the Crowd.

May 13, 2016 | By | Reply More
Mari Yoshihara competes in international amateur piano competition

Mari Yoshihara competes in international amateur piano competition

Mari Yoshihara, a professor in the UH Mānoa American studies department, will compete in the 7th Cliburn International Amateur Piano Competition.

May 13, 2016 | By | Reply More
UH West Oʻahu Academy for Creative Media receives $25,000 Regal Cinemas donation

UH West Oʻahu Academy for Creative Media receives $25,000 Regal Cinemas donation

Donation from Regal Cinemas will enhance the ACM program through student scholarships, student workshops with industry experts and new equipment and supplies.

May 11, 2016 | By | Reply More