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[RESEARCH] Much of Honolulu and Waikiki vulnerable to groundwater inundation

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New research from the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa reveals a large part of the the heavily urbanized area of Honolulu and Waikīkī is at risk of groundwater inundation—flooding that occurs as groundwater is lifted above the ground surface due … Continue reading

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[WCC] Waikalua loko fishpond restoration featured at WCC

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Have you checked out the Waikalua Loko fishpond restoration featured in Smithsonian exhibit at Windward Community College yet? The Smithsonian traveling exhibition, Roots of Wisdom: Native Knowledge. Shared Science, explores the ways in which traditional knowledge of indigenous communities and … Continue reading

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[MAR 27-30] Governing Green Power: Positioning Institutions to Align with New Technologies

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Technology and institutions coevolve. Institutions can encourage or discourage innovation and adoption of technologies. Technological change, in turn, can drive institutional change. This dynamic has reached a critical phase in the electricity sector where low-cost and subsidized intermittent renewable energy … Continue reading

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[Mar 16-18] 5th Annual Hawaiʻi Sustainability in Higher Education Summit at UH West Oʻahu

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[MAR 17] Free lecture @UHM explores Self-sufficiency and the Circular Economy

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Dr Kamana Beamer hosts guests from Universität Augsburg, Germany to explore the question: “What can Hawaii learn from Europe in the fields of sustainability, energy independence and waste management?” This lecture is free and open to the public beginning at … Continue reading

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[MAR 13 FREE PUBLIC LECTURE] Design for Resilience – Towards an Ecological Urbanism

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Monday, March 13, 6:00 PM (UH School of Architecture Auditorium; free and open to the public): Nina Marie Lister is a highly regarded landscape ecologist and planner at Ryerson University and Principal of Plandform. She served as the consulting urban … Continue reading

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[HAWAII CC] Powerful pioneering ag-to-culinary partnership pleases palates

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A beautiful academic partnership is blooming across the Hawaiʻi Community College campus. The agriculture program is providing produce for the campus’ culinary program and students on both sides are thrilled. Hawaiʻi CC agriculture student Ana Murillo said, “I feel that … Continue reading

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[FEB 23] Teach-In / Act-Out on Climate Change

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TEACH IN / ACT OUT this Thursday, February 23rd from 8:30am – 5:30pm at UH Mānoa Biomedical Building (1960 East-West Road, Honolulu, HI 96822) Register online at https://teachinactout.eventbrite.com Several students from across the UH departments (School of Social Work, Pacific Islander … Continue reading

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[FEB 22] Free Film Screening + Panel Discussion on Transforming Education

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A free screening of the nationally acclaimed documentary Most Likely To Succeed will be held on February 22, 5 p.m. at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Art Auditorium. Following the film on the engaged learning movement that is revolutionizing … Continue reading

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[FEB 16-17] UH Maui College Sustainability Talk-Story

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#UHSUSTAINABILITY OPEN HOUSE SESSIONS @ MAUI COLLEGE: Open sessions @University of Hawai’i Maui College to all interested students, staff & faculty wanting to learn more from System Sustainability Curriculum Coordinator Krista Hiser and System Sustainability Coordinator Matthew Lynch about systemwide efforts under … Continue reading

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