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Seeding the future of the ʻōhiʻa tree

Seeding the future of the ʻōhiʻa tree

February 7, 2016  |  Comments
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The Lyon Arboretum launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise funds to save seeds from the threatened ʻōhiʻa trees.

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Summer AgDiscovery program for teens accepting applications

Summer AgDiscovery program for teens accepting applications

February 5, 2016  |  Comments
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This free summer program, hosted by the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, gives its teenage participants a first-hand look at career paths in agriculture and natural resource management,

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World Cancer Day 2016: Why HPV vaccination rates are low in Hawaii

World Cancer Day 2016: Why HPV vaccination rates are low in Hawaii

February 4, 2016  |  Comments
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The Hawaiʻi HPV Immunization Improvement Project points to reasons why the vaccine rate has remained low in the state among boys and decreased in recent years among girls.

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Professor Robert A. Blust appointed Linguistics Society of America fellow

Professor Robert A. Blust appointed Linguistics Society of America fellow

February 3, 2016  |  Comments
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Professor Robert A. Blust of UH Mānoa’s Department of Linguistics recognized for tremendous contributions to the field of linguistics.

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Political activist Angela Davis is the spring Inouye Distinguished Chair in Democratic Ideals

Political activist Angela Davis is the spring Inouye Distinguished Chair in Democratic Ideals

February 3, 2016  |  4 Comments
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Angela Davis selected as the spring 2016 Dan and Maggie Inouye Distinguished Chair in Democratic Ideals at UH Mānoa.

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UH celebrates Black History Month

UH celebrates Black History Month

February 2, 2016  |  Comments
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UH celebrates Black History Month with events at UH Mānoa and UH Hilo.

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Medical school’s OB-GYN faculty create endowment with $500,000 gift

Medical school’s OB-GYN faculty create endowment with $500,000 gift

February 2, 2016  |  Comments
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John A. Burns School of Medicine’s University Health Partners faculty announces $500,000 gift to create endowed professorship.

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Native Hawaiian health programs receive $3M Queen’s Health Systems investment

Native Hawaiian health programs receive $3M Queen’s Health Systems investment

February 1, 2016  |  Comments
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Queen’s Health Systems invests nearly $3 million for education and community programs to improve Native Hawaiian health.

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Native silverswords threatened by shifting climate patterns

Native silverswords threatened by shifting climate patterns

February 1, 2016  |  2 Comments
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UH Mānoa researchers shows how shifting atmospheric circulation patterns that may be caused by climate change are threatening populations of the iconic silversword on Haleakalā.

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UH Mānoa Professor John Madey receives Willis E. Lamb Award

UH Mānoa Professor John Madey receives Willis E. Lamb Award

February 1, 2016  |  Comments
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John Madey, professor in the physics and astronomy department at UH Mānoa receives prestigious Willis E. Lamb Award for Laser Science and Quantum Optics.

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