University of Hawaii System newsletter

Community Colleges Awarded $24.6 Million for Job Training

The UH Community Colleges will receive $24.6 million to partner with Hawaiʻi’s businesses and state agencies to provide pathways that lead to jobs in the agriculture, energy and health industries.

UH Honors Excellence in Teaching

Abby Collier, Ann Emmsley, Gene Harada, Nancy Heu, Yukio Kataoka, Chae Ho Lee, Roberta Martel, John Melish, Joy Nagaue, Kirstin Pauka, Roberto Pelayo, Stephen Taylor, Garyn Tsuru, Jenifer Winter and Christine Yano was awarded the Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Teaching.

First Photovoltaics Course Completed at Hawaiʻi

The first Introduction to Photovoltaics (Intro to PV) course through Hawaiʻi’s Office of Continuing Education and Training came to a close on Aug. 6.

Community Colleges Recognizes Excellence

The University of Hawaiʻi Community Colleges honors Kauaʻi’s Leah Lei Agustin, Leeward’s Ron Felipe, Windward’s Susan Ma, Hawaiʻi’s Jodi Mine, Honolulu’s Zane Nedbalek, Maui’s Georgette Tanaka and Leeward’s Evelyn Wong.

Noreen Yamane Appointed Hawaiʻi Chancellor

The Board of Regents approved the appointment of Noreen Yamane as chancellor of Hawaiʻi Community College.

Hawai’i Model Home Dedication

Hawaiʻi has been an active participant in helping to meet the community’s affordable housing needs through its annual Model Home Project.

UH Happenings This Week

The university celebrates spring 2011 commencement.


Hawaiʻi’s John-Gabriel H. James and Leeward’s Raymund Liongson.

Hawaiʻi Announces Final Candidates for Chancellor

The Hawaiʻi Community College Chancellor Search Advisory committee has identified four finalists for the chancellor position—Daniel Bain, Alexander Capdeville, Kathleen Curphy and Noreen Yamane.

UH Offers Support to Japan

Across the UH System, students and staff are contributing messages and funds to tsunami relief for Japan.

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