Tag: College of Social Sciences

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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New book describes diverse food challenges faced by Hawaiʻi

New book describes diverse food challenges faced by Hawaiʻi

November 10, 2016  |  3 Comments
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Aya Kimura and Krisna Suryanata compiled rich discussions on land use, farming population and benefits and costs of biotechnology in new book.

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International World Town Planning Day celebration at UH Mānoa

International World Town Planning Day celebration at UH Mānoa

November 1, 2016  |  Comments
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The day is geared toward sharing lessons, experiences and opportunities for innovations in engaging people in making cities resilient and livable.

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New effort to understand drought in Hawaiʻi and U.S. affiliated Pacific Islands

New effort to understand drought in Hawaiʻi and U.S. affiliated Pacific Islands

October 27, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Abby Frazier leads a collaboration between UH and the USGS Pacific Islands Water Science Center.

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New book explores borders and the refugee crisis

New book explores borders and the refugee crisis

October 11, 2016  |  Comments
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Reece Jones’ new book, Violent Boarders: Refugees and the Right to Move, offers a provocative look at the high cost of boarder security.

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UHERO forecast: Building cycle approaches its peak

UHERO forecast: Building cycle approaches its peak

September 30, 2016  |  Comments
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The University of Hawaiʻi Economic Research Organization finds that construction has accelerated in Hawaiʻi over 2016 and will approach its cyclical peak over 2017.

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UH Mānoa selects 2016 Legislators in Residence

UH Mānoa selects 2016 Legislators in Residence

September 27, 2016  |  Comments
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Senator Glenn Wakai and Representative Della Au Belatti selected as 2016 Legislators in Residence.

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Gerard Duhaime named UH Mānoa Fulbright Canada Visiting Research Chair

Gerard Duhaime named UH Mānoa Fulbright Canada Visiting Research Chair

September 27, 2016  |  Comments
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The College of Social Sciences announced the selection of renowned economic sociology expert Gérard Duhaime as the Fulbright Canada Visiting Research Chair.

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UH Mānoa establishes Pacific Information and Communication Technology for Development Collaborative

UH Mānoa establishes Pacific Information and Communication Technology for Development Collaborative

September 27, 2016  |  Comments
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The collaboration emphasizes the potential uses of technology for social good, digital inclusiveness, improvement in quality of life and empowerment.

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UH and Tohoku University collaborate for disaster sciences

UH and Tohoku University collaborate for disaster sciences

September 19, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa and Tohoku University examine the science and human aspects of disasters in order to develop better response methods.

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