Tag: sustainability

UH events recognized by Hawaiʻi Green Business program

UH events recognized by Hawaiʻi Green Business program

May 18, 2017  |  Comments
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Three out of eight awards given by the Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism were received by “green events” hosted on UH campuses.

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Make the Ala Wai Awesome Student Design Challenge finalists selected

Make the Ala Wai Awesome Student Design Challenge finalists selected

May 16, 2017  |  Comments
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The international challenge includes $10,000 in total prize money and first place winners will be announced in June.

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Water filtering technology would use 1000-times less energy than conventional methods

Water filtering technology would use 1000-times less energy than conventional methods

May 16, 2017  |  Comments
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A team led by UH Mānoa’s Sangwoo Shin has found a promising, inexpensive way to clean water using carbon dioxide—the study was published in Nature Communications.

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UH brightens future at local elementary school

UH brightens future at local elementary school

May 3, 2017  |  Comments
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Jennifer Hudson’s 4th grade students shared their sustainability-themed projects with UH President Lassner.

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Hōkūleʻa homecoming event registration is live

Hōkūleʻa homecoming event registration is live

April 26, 2017  |  Comments
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The iconic voyaging canoe Hōkūleʻa is scheduled to return from the Mālama Honua Worldwide Voyage to the Hawaiian Islands—join the homecoming celebration June 17–25.

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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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250 UH sustainability courses offered for fall 2017

250 UH sustainability courses offered for fall 2017

April 18, 2017  |  Comments
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The S-Designation was created to help students find courses, connect with faculty and provide opportunities to study sustainability from a variety of perspectives.

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Honolulu CC weaves together three events for its annual Hoʻolauleʻa

Honolulu CC weaves together three events for its annual Hoʻolauleʻa

April 18, 2017  |  Comments
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The campus-wide celebration brought together Hawaiian culture, sustainable choices, career opportunities and community involvement.

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UH campuses celebrate Earth Day with events all week

UH campuses celebrate Earth Day with events all week

April 17, 2017  |  Comments
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Check out the variety of Earth Week celebrations held on UH campuses.

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UH Hilo takes first step to developing a certificate in sustainability

UH Hilo takes first step to developing a certificate in sustainability

April 13, 2017  |  Comments
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UH Hilo now has 29 courses designated as focused on sustainability topics.

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