Tag: College of Social Sciences

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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UHERO forecast: As growth ebbs, risks swell

UHERO forecast: As growth ebbs, risks swell

March 3, 2017  |  Comments
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The March 2017 UHERO Report focuses on Hawaiʻi’s continuing economic expansion although the pace of growth is beginning to slow as policy uncertainties loom.

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Moderated forum on safety, justice and community options

Moderated forum on safety, justice and community options

March 2, 2017  |  Comments
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he National Issues Forum Institute offers a framework for citizens to work through to increase safety while ensuring justice.

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End of Life forum discusses options for the terminally ill

End of Life forum discusses options for the terminally ill

February 22, 2017  |  Comments
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The forum will examine the various positions and consequences of alternative public policies for the terminally ill in an environment of tolerance and respect.

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Growing affordable housing crisis focus of new professorship

Growing affordable housing crisis focus of new professorship

February 21, 2017  |  Comments
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The Hawaiʻi Community Reinvestment Corporation (HCRC) has donated $790,000 to establish the HCRC Distinguished Professorship in Affordable Housing.

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UH Mānoa receives top international ranking for earth and environmental sciences

UH Mānoa receives top international ranking for earth and environmental sciences

February 11, 2017  |  2 Comments
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Research in ocean and marine sciences along with geology, geophysics and mineral physics and climate sciences contributed to the Nature Index ranking.

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SSFM International gives $260K in UH Mānoa scholarships and fellowships

SSFM International gives $260K in UH Mānoa scholarships and fellowships

January 6, 2017  |  Comments
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This gift will fund four full undergraduate engineering scholarships and one graduate urban and regional planning fellowship.

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UHERO forecast: Healthy economy faces new administration risks

UHERO forecast: Healthy economy faces new administration risks

December 16, 2016  |  Comments
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The newest UHERO report focuses on the Hawaiʻi economic forecast with an Asia-Pacific outlook.

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UHERO wins Polzin Prize for Best Paper at AUBER conference

UHERO wins Polzin Prize for Best Paper at AUBER conference

November 29, 2016  |  Comments
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Forecasting in a Mixed Up World: Nowcasting Hawaiʻi Tourism evaluated short term forecasting performance methods.

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