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UH committed to discrimination-free environment

UH committed to discrimination-free environment

February 24, 2017  |  Comments
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UH remains steadfast in our commitment to nondiscrimination and prevention of sexual harassment, including protections for transgender, gender non-conforming and LGBTQ+ individuals.

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How bright is the future of space food?

How bright is the future of space food?

February 23, 2017  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa student Aleca Borsuk’s work with ancient grains may help feed future missions to Mars.

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First Falling Walls in Hawaiʻi hosted at Institute for Astronomy

First Falling Walls in Hawaiʻi hosted at Institute for Astronomy

February 23, 2017  |  Comments
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The competition fosters scientific and entrepreneurial innovations, and promotes exchange between scholars and professionals.

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Jute fiber genomes could help improve production of natural fiber

Jute fiber genomes could help improve production of natural fiber

February 23, 2017  |  Comments
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The research will be used to improve the plants’ traits, such as fiber quality, yield, disease resistance and salinity tolerance.

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Climate change research at UH Hilo: tree rings and bird song

Climate change research at UH Hilo: tree rings and bird song

February 23, 2017  |  Comments
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Professor of biology Patrick Hart and his research team are studying the endemic māmane tree and palila bird to learn how to predict future environmental changes.

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Alice Ball scholarship honors pioneering chemist in fight against Hansen’s disease

Alice Ball scholarship honors pioneering chemist in fight against Hansen’s disease

February 23, 2017  |  Comments
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The Alice Ball scholarship provides support for College of Natural Sciences students.

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Todd Belt awarded Library of Congress fellowship

Todd Belt awarded Library of Congress fellowship

February 22, 2017  |  Comments
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During his fellowship, UH Hilo political scientist Todd Belt will evaluate political humor in the context of presidential campaigns and its influence on voters.

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Priceline.com co-founder Jeff Hoffman headlines Kipapa Lecture

Priceline.com co-founder Jeff Hoffman headlines Kipapa Lecture

February 22, 2017  |  Comments
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Hoffman will be speaking on the keys to success for entrepreneurs at the UH Mānoa Campus Center Ballroom.

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Birth control for mosquitoes targeted at saving Hawaiian birds

Birth control for mosquitoes targeted at saving Hawaiian birds

February 22, 2017  |  1 Comment
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UH Manoa and UH Hilo scientists are working to reduce the population of mosquitoes that threaten native bird species.

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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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