Tag: Pacific Islands

Wave buoy back online to serve Northern Mariana Island communities

Wave buoy back online to serve Northern Mariana Island communities

July 1, 2015  |  Comments
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PacIOOS wave buoy redeployed off Tanapag, Saipan.

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Jon Matsuoka honored with Community Resilience Leadership Award

Jon Matsuoka honored with Community Resilience Leadership Award

March 18, 2015  |  1 Comment
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The National Disaster Preparedness Training Center honors significant contributions to community resilience.

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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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