Tag: Pacific Islands

Study reveals tiger shark movements around Maui and Oʻahu

Study reveals tiger shark movements around Maui and Oʻahu

November 26, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa researchers track tiger shark movements in coastal waters around Maui and Oʻahu

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UH Hilo Career Day inspires Pacific Islander high school students

UH Hilo Career Day inspires Pacific Islander high school students

November 25, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Hilo and Hawaiʻi CC students welcomed 130 local high school students for Pacific Islander Youth Career Day.

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PacIOOS wave buoys serving communities across the Pacific

PacIOOS wave buoys serving communities across the Pacific

November 3, 2014  |  Comments
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The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System deployed a new wave buoy in the waters off Aunuʻu, American Sāmoa.

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Pacific Island judges attend intensive law training

Pacific Island judges attend intensive law training

July 29, 2014  |  Comments
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Fifteen Pacific Island judges participated in a week of intensive training at the UH Manoa’s William S. Richardson School of Law.

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Wave buoy in Majuro helps keep islanders safe

Wave buoy in Majuro helps keep islanders safe

July 10, 2014  |  Comments
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PacIOOS collaborated with partners to deploy a new Datawell Directional Waverider buoy named Kalo about one mile off the eastern shore of Majuro.

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New tools forecast potential sea level flooding events

New tools forecast potential sea level flooding events

July 9, 2014  |  Comments
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A team of physical oceanographers working with the Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System has developed new tools to forecast potential inundation events.

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National Science Foundation renews UH Hilo’s $5 million CREST grant

National Science Foundation renews UH Hilo’s $5 million CREST grant

March 28, 2014  |  Comments
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Hilo’s Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science Program has been awarded a second $5 million grant for interdisciplinary study of climate change.

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Music department is a symphony of global styles

Music department is a symphony of global styles

January 23, 2014  |  Comments
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A unique blend of western, Asian, Hawaiian and other Pacific Island traditions, the music department at UH Mānoa is unlike any other college program.

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UH Manoa hosts Pan Pacific Debate Championship

UH Manoa hosts Pan Pacific Debate Championship

February 8, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa and Hawaiʻi Pacific University will co-host the Pan Pacific Debate Championship for the first time.

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Pacific Island students encouraged to pursue college

Pacific Island students encouraged to pursue college

January 29, 2013  |  Comments
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A two-day conference sponsored by UH Hilo and UH Mānoa will focus on the needs of Pacific Island students and strategies to ensure their success in college.

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