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As sea level rises, much of Honolulu and Waikiki vulnerable to groundwater inundation

As sea level rises, much of Honolulu and Waikiki vulnerable to groundwater inundation

UH Mānoa researchers developed a computer model that simulates future flood scenarios in the urban core as sea level rises—as its projected for this century.

March 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
Alumna enlists UH Hilo interns to help launch accounting firm of the future

Alumna enlists UH Hilo interns to help launch accounting firm of the future

Claire-Ann Niibu-Akau hired nine UH Hilo student interns to help her revolutionize a new accounting business.

March 24, 2017 | By More
UH nominees for governor’s awards honored

UH nominees for governor’s awards honored

The UH Hilo maintenance crew, Matthew Platz and UH Mānoa’s Luke Flynn have been selected as the university’s nominees for the Governor’s Awards for Distinguished State Service.

March 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
President’s March highlights and updates

President’s March highlights and updates

Highlights of the president’s report include views from Washington D.C. on higher education and the UH nominees for the governor’s awards.

March 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
UH West Oʻahu library named

UH West Oʻahu library named

The UH West Oʻahu library will now be called the James and Abigail Campbell Library, named after the campus’ largest benefactor.

March 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Journey through the Pacific with <i>Voice of the Sea</i>

Journey through the Pacific with Voice of the Sea

The television show highlights science and cultural experts from the region, featuring prominent scientists, cutting edge researchers and traditional knowledge.

March 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
UH systemwide sustainability efforts recognized

UH systemwide sustainability efforts recognized

The winners of the 2017 University of Hawaiʻi President’s Green Initiative Awards were honored in a ceremony on March 16.

March 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Lyon Arboretum holds popular Spring Plant Sale

Lyon Arboretum holds popular Spring Plant Sale

Various nurseries will be selling a wide variety of plants from colorful ti varieties and Hawaiian plants to herbs and vegetables.

March 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Social-cultural issues with Oʻahu space and place explored in exhibit

Social-cultural issues with Oʻahu space and place explored in exhibit

The Critical Geography in Hawaiʻi series highlights local and international artists who address social-cultural concerns associated with space, place and environment on Oʻahu.

diverse approaches by artists including mapping and map-making and visual story-telling.

March 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Show off your HI Pride and design skills for Bookstore contest

Show off your HI Pride and design skills for Bookstore contest

The UH Bookstore System is calling all UH students to participate in the sixth annual HI Pride T-Shirt Contest.

March 21, 2017 | By | Reply More