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First class of 2020 medical school students from disadvantaged communities

First class of 2020 medical school students from disadvantaged communities

June 14, 2016  |  Comments
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The JABSOM students earned their admission letters by completing the rigorous preparatory curriculum of the ʻImi Hoʻōla program.

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Hawaiʻi CC hosts Express Admissions Day

Hawaiʻi CC hosts Express Admissions Day

June 9, 2016  |  Comments
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Students can apply at both the Hilo and Pālamanui campuses.

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Law school library gets a face lift

Law school library gets a face lift

June 8, 2016  |  Comments
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After 34 years, the William S. Richardson School of Law undergoes renovations.

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UH West Oʻahu earns national honors in cyber defense education

UH West Oʻahu earns national honors in cyber defense education

May 24, 2016  |  Comments
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UH West Oʻahu was designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education by the National Security Agency and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

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Arthurs establish three Hawaiʻi Island scholarships

Arthurs establish three Hawaiʻi Island scholarships

May 24, 2016  |  Comments
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Barbara Arthurs and Robert Arthurs pledge $127,000 to establish three endowments to support Hawaiʻi CC and UH Hilo students.

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Queen Liliʻuokalani Trust establishes Native Hawaiian culture professorship

Queen Liliʻuokalani Trust establishes Native Hawaiian culture professorship

May 23, 2016  |  Comments
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The Queen Liliʻuokalani Trust donated $500,000 to the Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work.

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Leeward selected for national Pell grant pilot project for low-income students

Leeward selected for national Pell grant pilot project for low-income students

May 19, 2016  |  Comments
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Leeward CC is 1 of only 44 postsecondary institutions nationwide to participate in an experiment that allows high school students taking college-credit courses to access Federal Pell Grants.

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Hawaiʻi CC celebrates 49th home built by students for Native Hawaiian family

Hawaiʻi CC celebrates 49th home built by students for Native Hawaiian family

May 13, 2016  |  Comments
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A Native Hawaiian family in Hilo received keys to a new home today that was custom built from the ground up by Hawaiʻi Community College students.

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UH medical school ranks high for women in faculty and leadership

UH medical school ranks high for women in faculty and leadership

May 13, 2016  |  Comments
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The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) is a national leader among medical colleges for the number of women faculty at the school.

According to the latest data from the American Association of Medical Colleges

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Project Lead The Way summer core training offered by UH West Oʻahu

Project Lead The Way summer core training offered by UH West Oʻahu

May 13, 2016  |  Comments
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UH West Oahu hosts Project Lead The Way summer teacher professional development programs for teachers implementing PLTW’s science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs.

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