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Albie Miles receives $154,000 grant from Kamehameha Schools

Albie Miles receives $154,000 grant from Kamehameha Schools

June 2, 2017  |  Comments
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The grant funds research and promotional activities relating to the advancement of sustainable community food systems in Hawaiʻi.

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UH West Oʻahu business program accredited

UH West Oʻahu business program accredited

June 2, 2017  |  Comments
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The bachelor of arts in business administration program has been accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs.

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Underwater data collection training in 360

Underwater data collection training in 360

May 30, 2017  |  Comments
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The UH Hilo QUEST program trains students in underwater data collection methods essential for marine biology.

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21st century education opportunity, made in Hawai‘i, starts today

21st century education opportunity, made in Hawai‘i, starts today

May 28, 2017  |  Comments
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This editorial on the Maunakea Scholars Program by David Lassner, Kathryn Matayoshi and Doug Simons ran in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser on May 28, 2017.

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Growing Hawaiʻi’s next generation of astronomers

Growing Hawaiʻi’s next generation of astronomers

May 26, 2017  |  Comments
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The collaborative agreement will develop more opportunities for local high school students to utilize educational potential of the Maunakea Observatories.

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

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

May 25, 2017  |  2 Comments
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Users battle with lightsabers or dogfight through a universe filled with starfighters, TIE fighters and an armada of star destroyers.

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New cohort begins environmental biology summer internship for Pacific Islanders

New cohort begins environmental biology summer internship for Pacific Islanders

May 23, 2017  |  Comments
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The program, seeks to increase Pacific Islanders pursuing bachelors and advanced degrees by training promising students in modern approaches to environmental biology.

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UH medical school deploys first full time OB-GYN faculty/provider to Hilo

UH medical school deploys first full time OB-GYN faculty/provider to Hilo

May 23, 2017  |  Comments
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Kareem Khozaim hopes to inspire newly-trained physicians to provide services on Hilo or in other areas in need of medical services.

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Teaching Oceania releases third iBook in series

Teaching Oceania releases third iBook in series

May 19, 2017  |  Comments
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Released by the Center for Pacific Islands Studies, the series was created to address the need for appropriate literature for undergraduate Pacific Islands studies students throughout Oceania.

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Hawaiʻi medical students take part in international TB eradication project

Hawaiʻi medical students take part in international TB eradication project

May 18, 2017  |  Comments
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The UH medical students spent three weeks screening some 5,600 residents of Ebeye—the Marshall Islands’ largest-ever effort ever to eradicate TB.

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