Tag: sustainability

Renewable energy the focus of unique UH, Maui company partnership

Renewable energy the focus of unique UH, Maui company partnership

February 10, 2014  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa researchers are working with Maui based company Pacific Biodiesel to develop a way to make water from restaurant grease traps reusable.

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Kauai CC receives prestigious climate leadership award

Kauai CC receives prestigious climate leadership award

June 19, 2013  |  Comments
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Kauaʻi CC receives the 2013 Climate Leadership Award from Second Nature for the campus’ efforts towards sustainability through education and community initiatives.

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Website speaks for the trees

Website speaks for the trees

April 22, 2013  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa students create a website that provides basic information for almost every tree on campus.

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$460,000 award for Hawaiian environmental and social issues

$460,000 award for Hawaiian environmental and social issues

April 12, 2013  |  1 Comment
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Grant promotes food security, renewable energy research.

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Vote for Kauai sustainability video in online awards

Vote for Kauai sustainability video in online awards

April 11, 2013  |  Comments
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Kauai CC is a finalist in the Second Nature Climate Leadership Awards and is asking people to vote for a video highlighting their sustainability efforts.

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First Hawaii sustainability summit in higher education

First Hawaii sustainability summit in higher education

April 5, 2013  |  Comments
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UH System hosts the First Annual Hawaiʻi Sustainability in Higher Education Summit, April 11–12.

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Greener eateries modernize UH Manoa

Greener eateries modernize UH Manoa

January 24, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa Dining Services replaced the 20-plus-year-old furniture with new, modern and green tables, chairs and benches.

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A college degree in hula and more in the news

A college degree in hula and more in the news

October 5, 2012  |  Comments
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Hawaiʻi Community College’s associate degree in hula are among the UH programs and people highlighted in news coverage during the past week.

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Accreditation team applauds UH efforts and more in the news

Accreditation team applauds UH efforts and more in the news

September 26, 2012  |  Comments
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An accreditation team report commending the UH System for recent accomplishments is among UH happenings highlighted in news coverage during the past week.

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Local First dining at UH Hilo

Local First dining at UH Hilo

August 22, 2012  |  2 Comments
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The University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo dining services has a program called “Local First” that promotes food sustainability.

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