Tag: Hawaiian

Learn to sail a voyaging canoe at Honolulu Community College

Learn to sail a voyaging canoe at Honolulu Community College

June 28, 2017  |  Comments
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Honolulu Community College and the Polynesian Voyaging Society are offering Level I Basic Crew Member Training.

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Kapiʻolani CC welcomes Hōkūleʻa home

Kapiʻolani CC welcomes Hōkūleʻa home

June 21, 2017  |  Comments
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Faculty, staff and friends created the spirit of welcome and homecoming for the Hōkūleʻa by lighting torches on the summit of Diamond Head.

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Nainoa Thompson: University of Hawai‘i is the most important navigator

Nainoa Thompson: University of Hawai‘i is the most important navigator

June 20, 2017  |  Comments
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Countless UH students, faculty, staff and alumni served Hōkūleʻaʻs worldwide voyage as volunteers, navigators, captains and scientific researchers.

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Jamaica Osorio awarded Ford Foundation Fellowship

Jamaica Osorio awarded Ford Foundation Fellowship

June 20, 2017  |  1 Comment
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The Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship provides a $25,000 stipend to individuals working to complete a dissertation.

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The partnership that gave Hōkūleʻa a home

The partnership that gave Hōkūleʻa a home

June 16, 2017  |  Comments
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The Polynesian Voyaging Society and Honolulu CC’s Marine Education and Training Center developed a learning center that combines the voyaging and cultural expertise of PVS and the educational background of UH.

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President’s April highlights and updates

President’s April highlights and updates

April 20, 2017  |  Comments
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Highlights of the president’s report include collaboration nationally recognized STAR GPS app, sustainability designated courses and March for Science.

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Spoken Hawaiian language digital repository awarded grants

Spoken Hawaiian language digital repository awarded grants

April 17, 2017  |  Comments
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The project, entitled “Building a Hawaiian Spoken Language Repository,” will create a digital corpus of recordings and transcripts of Native Hawaiian language.

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UH Press publishes open-access Hawaiian language journal

UH Press publishes open-access Hawaiian language journal

March 21, 2017  |  Comments
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Palapala is an academic journal dedicated to the study of the Hawaiian language and the literature produced in it.

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Taupōuri Tangarō featured in Bishop Museum exhibit celebrating Hawaiian creative vision

Taupōuri Tangarō featured in Bishop Museum exhibit celebrating Hawaiian creative vision

March 21, 2017  |  Comments
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Taupōuri Tangarō is one of five artists presenting at the exhibit and the only one whose published biography notes using cordage medium.

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UH scholars recognized for indigenous research excellence

UH scholars recognized for indigenous research excellence

March 20, 2017  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Kerry Laiana Wong, Daniel Lipe and Kalani Akana are participating in Invited Presidential Session at the American Educational Research Association’s annual meeting.

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