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Pacific Disaster Center strengthens potential life saving partnership in Southeast Asia

Pacific Disaster Center strengthens potential life saving partnership in Southeast Asia

June 22, 2017  |  Comments
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The PDC and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations signed an official memorandum of intent to advance disaster risk reduction and strengthen regional cooperation.

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Make the Ala Wai Awesome winners announced

Make the Ala Wai Awesome winners announced

June 18, 2017  |  Comments
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Winners included Noelani Elementary School, ʻIolani School, Arizona State University and UH Mānoa.

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President’s June highlights and updates

President’s June highlights and updates

June 1, 2017  |  Comments
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Highlights of the president’s report include decreasing student hunger and Employee of the Year Luke Flynn.

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President Lassner signs to support the Paris Agreement

President Lassner signs to support the Paris Agreement

June 1, 2017  |  1 Comment
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The open letter from U.S. state, local, higher education, and business leaders is a response to President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement.

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June 2017 anniversaries

June 2017 anniversaries

June 1, 2017  |  Comments
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The University of Hawaiʻi celebrates June 2017 faculty and staff anniversaries.

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21st century education opportunity, made in Hawai‘i, starts today

21st century education opportunity, made in Hawai‘i, starts today

May 28, 2017  |  Comments
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This editorial on the Maunakea Scholars Program by David Lassner, Kathryn Matayoshi and Doug Simons ran in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser on May 28, 2017.

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Growing Hawaiʻi’s next generation of astronomers

Growing Hawaiʻi’s next generation of astronomers

May 26, 2017  |  Comments
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The collaborative agreement will develop more opportunities for local high school students to utilize educational potential of the Maunakea Observatories.

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Hurricane season 2017 outlook for Hawaiʻi

Hurricane season 2017 outlook for Hawaiʻi

May 24, 2017  |  Comments
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The National Weather Service is projecting five to eight tropical cyclones in the Central Pacific in 2017.

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UH plays role in national award for improvement in education in Hawaiʻi

UH plays role in national award for improvement in education in Hawaiʻi

May 24, 2017  |  Comments
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UH’s partnership with the state Department of Education contributed to the 2017 Frank Newman Award for improvements in public education.

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UH partners with Pearson to provide students with affordable digital course materials

UH partners with Pearson to provide students with affordable digital course materials

May 23, 2017  |  Comments
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This Direct Digital Access partnership reduces the cost of course materials for UH students across the state.

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