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UH Hilo team ranks #2 in NASA robotic competition

UH Hilo team ranks #2 in NASA robotic competition

May 11, 2017  |  Comments
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Students Will Barden and Alec Goodson, led by physics lab coordinator Marc Roberts, competed among 15 national teams in the NASA Swarmathon’s Virtual Competition.

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Climate change research at UH Hilo: Near shore water quality

Climate change research at UH Hilo: Near shore water quality

May 2, 2017  |  Comments
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Researchers are investigating climate driven shifts in staph and MRSA for water resource and land management solutions.

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UH Hilo flag display creates awareness of sexual assault

UH Hilo flag display creates awareness of sexual assault

May 1, 2017  |  Comments
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A flag display was set up as a visual of national assault statistics if applied to the UH Hilo student population.

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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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First candidates in UH Hilo heritage management program defend theses

First candidates in UH Hilo heritage management program defend theses

April 11, 2017  |  Comments
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Graduates will be ready for heritage-related careers in the interpretation, preservation and perpetuation of cultural heritage.

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Climate change research at UH Hilo: Monitoring the coasts for signs of erosion

Climate change research at UH Hilo: Monitoring the coasts for signs of erosion

April 11, 2017  |  Comments
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Researchers are using small unmanned aerial vehicles to make predictions on how the rise in sea level will affect the coast and what that entails for communities.

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Taupōuri Tangarō featured in Bishop Museum exhibit celebrating Hawaiian creative vision

Taupōuri Tangarō featured in Bishop Museum exhibit celebrating Hawaiian creative vision

March 21, 2017  |  Comments
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Taupōuri Tangarō is one of five artists presenting at the exhibit and the only one whose published biography notes using cordage medium.

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Climate change research at UH Hilo: Collecting data on forests and trees

Climate change research at UH Hilo: Collecting data on forests and trees

March 17, 2017  |  Comments
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Researchers believe the biggest challenge that Hawaiian tree species will face in the future is how quickly they will get water, especially in higher temperatures.

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New scholarship benefits Hilo business and economics students

New scholarship benefits Hilo business and economics students

February 21, 2017  |  Comments
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The Robert M. and Alice K. Fujimoto Foundation endowment will fund several $500 scholarships for UH Hilo College of Business and Economics students.

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UH Hilo’s Farrah-Marie Gomes named a Women to Watch

UH Hilo’s Farrah-Marie Gomes named a Women to Watch

February 8, 2017  |  Comments
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Farrah-Marie Gomes will be honored at the Pacific Business News 19th Annual Women Who Mean Business Gala on March 9.

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