Tag: Japan

Eisa Drum Festival comes to Kapiolani CC

Eisa Drum Festival comes to Kapiolani CC

May 1, 2013  |  Comments
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Kapiʻolani CC celebrates the dance and drumming unique to the people of Okinawa at the third annual Eisa Drum Festival on May 11.

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UH alum directs Japanese underground theatre performance

UH alum directs Japanese underground theatre performance

March 30, 2013  |  Comments
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Thread Hell, directed by UH alumna Colleen Lanki, is Kennedy Theatre’s final mainstage production of the 2012–13 season.

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UH Manoa symposium hosts Fukushima activist Yuko Nishiyama

UH Manoa symposium hosts Fukushima activist Yuko Nishiyama

March 5, 2013  |  Comments
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Talk by Yuko Nishiyama, Fukushima activist and survivor of the March 11, 2011 triple disaster in Japan, highlights UH Mānoa’s Japan After 3:11 public symposium.

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Japanese legal studies program receives endowment

Japanese legal studies program receives endowment

February 26, 2013  |  Comments
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The Sam and Helen Piesner Endowed Scholarship will help William S. Richardson School of Law students interested in pursuing coursework in Japanese law.

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Scrolls offer glimpse into Okinawa’s past

Scrolls offer glimpse into Okinawa’s past

February 12, 2013  |  Comments
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Two handscrolls in the University of Hawaii at Manoa Art Gallery offer exhibit guests a glimpse at the history of Okinawa and the Ryukyu Kingdom.

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Kennedy Theatre presents Taiko Drum and Dance

Kennedy Theatre presents Taiko Drum and Dance

January 30, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa faculty members will perform with taiko artist Kenny Endo at Kennedy Theatre February 8–17.

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Noted Asian American historian shares insights

Noted Asian American historian shares insights

December 1, 2011  |  7 Comments
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Historian Franklin Odo is UH West Oahu’s first Distinguished Visiting Scholar.

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Manoa chancellor looks to the future and other news

Manoa chancellor looks to the future and other news

November 8, 2011  |  Comments
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Virginia Hinshaw reflects on her tenure as chancellor in Pacific Business News and other recent news coverage featuring University of Hawaii campuses.

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November Malamalama in mail and online

November Malamalama in mail and online

November 4, 2011  |  Comments
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The latest magazine features stories highlighting the University of Hawaiʻi’s Pacific Asia expertise.

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East-West Ceramics Collaboration V exhibit opens

East-West Ceramics Collaboration V exhibit opens

October 20, 2011  |  Comments
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Works of Pacific Rim ceramicists who took part in an intensive summer workshop here are featured in an exhibition opening October 23 at the UH Art Gallery.

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