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Pacific Islands colleges partner on climate change workshop

Pacific Islands colleges partner on climate change workshop

July 23, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Manoa supports discussion on climate change science and developing new curriculum at a Pacific Islands colleges workshop.

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2014 KIDS COUNT finds some gains for Hawaii’s children

2014 KIDS COUNT finds some gains for Hawaii’s children

July 22, 2014  |  2 Comments
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The 25th edition of the KIDS COUNT Data Book finds some gains in economic well-being and education of Hawaiʻi’s children, but concerns remain.

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R. Brent Tully wins prestigious astronomy prize

R. Brent Tully wins prestigious astronomy prize

July 22, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa astronomer R. Brent Tully is a co-winner of the 2014 Viktor Ambartsumian International Prize.

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Navy expands investment at wave energy test site

Navy expands investment at wave energy test site

July 21, 2014  |  Comments
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The Applied Research Laboratory at UH and Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute receives $9m for testing and research of wave energy conversion devices.

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Executive and educator Yoon-Dae Euh lectures on Korea’s economy

Executive and educator Yoon-Dae Euh lectures on Korea’s economy

July 21, 2014  |  Comments
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Yoon-Dae Euh, former CEO and chairman of KB Financial Group and professor emeritus of Korea University, will be giving a lecture at a Pacific Asian Management Institute luncheon.

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UH receives major contract for solar telescope instrument

UH receives major contract for solar telescope instrument

July 21, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Institute for Astronomy awarded major contract to build new instrument to measure solar magnetism.

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Central Pacific Bank invests in UH entrepreneurship center

Central Pacific Bank invests in UH entrepreneurship center

July 16, 2014  |  Comments
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Central Pacific Bank and its executives committed $200,000 to UH Manoa’s Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship to expand the center and its programs.

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Archaeological excavation uncovers ancient Egyptian city

Archaeological excavation uncovers ancient Egyptian city

July 15, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Manoaās Robert Littman and Jay Silverstein directed archaeological activities in the Timai El Amdid, Egypt earlier this summer.

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Silhouettes of early galaxies reveal few seeds for new stars

Silhouettes of early galaxies reveal few seeds for new stars

July 15, 2014  |  Comments
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An international team of astronomers, including Regina Jorgenson of the Institute of Astronomy at the UH Manoa, discover a lack of hydrogen molecules in young galaxies

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National survey reports foreign languages and literature majors get top pay

National survey reports foreign languages and literature majors get top pay

July 14, 2014  |  Comments
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The National Association of Colleges and Employers reported that the 2014 top-paying liberal arts majors is foreign languages and literature graduates.

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