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College of Social Sciences training next generation of journalists

College of Social Sciences training next generation of journalists

June 28, 2017  |  Comments
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Journalism students participated in an interactive mock tsunami crisis exercise designed to hone their reporting and investigative skills.

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Deadly heatwaves could affect 74 percent of the world’s population

Deadly heatwaves could affect 74 percent of the world’s population

June 19, 2017  |  Comments
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A UH Mānoa study projects a continued rise of lethal heat episodes if carbon gas emissions continue to rise.

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Economics Professor Emeritus Sumner La Croix awarded the Clio Can

Economics Professor Emeritus Sumner La Croix awarded the Clio Can

June 9, 2017  |  1 Comment
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The annual award recognizes leading scholars in economic history who have provided exceptional service to the field of cliometrics.

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UHERO forecast: County economies still growing, but slowing

UHERO forecast: County economies still growing, but slowing

May 19, 2017  |  Comments
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Prospects are good for continued growth in each of Hawaiʻi’s four counties, if at a slower pace than in recent years.

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Mānoa Undergraduate Showcase highlights research and creative work

Mānoa Undergraduate Showcase highlights research and creative work

May 16, 2017  |  Comments
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Attendees commented on the potential, diversity and volume of research being done by students on campus.

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UHERO forecast: Hawaiʻi’s economic growth continues, for now

UHERO forecast: Hawaiʻi’s economic growth continues, for now

May 5, 2017  |  Comments
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The economic outlook for Hawaiʻi remains favorable, despite tremendous uncertainty about future US policy.

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College of Social Sciences joins the prestigious Killam Fellowships Program

College of Social Sciences joins the prestigious Killam Fellowships Program

May 3, 2017  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa becomes only the 14th U.S. university, and the first in Hawaiʻi, to partner with Fulbright Canada offering undergraduate students unique opportunities abroad.

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College of Social Sciences prepares local high schoolers for success in a global environment

College of Social Sciences prepares local high schoolers for success in a global environment

April 2, 2017  |  Comments
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The innovative approach offers Hawaiʻi’s high school students the opportunity to earn dual credits and agreements that provide a gateway to students from Asia and the continental U.S.

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International celebration of dance, music and art at Kapiʻolani CC

International celebration of dance, music and art at Kapiʻolani CC

March 16, 2017  |  Comments
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The festival features guest speakers, music, dance, art, films, literature and poetry that showcase the diversity of cultures.

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University of Hawaiʻi education a strong investment

University of Hawaiʻi education a strong investment

March 14, 2017  |  Comments
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The UHERO report estimates the overall rate of return for a UH degree for those who continue to reside in Hawaiʻi is approximately 11 percent.

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