Mana Lāhui Kānaka

April 16, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Mānoa Campus, Gartley Hall RM 103, 2430 Campus Rd Honolulu, HI 96822

Mana Lāhui Kānaka

The University of Hawai`i at Mānoa Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work, Dean Noreen Mokuau, the Ke Aʻo Mau Program and its funders, Hawaiʻi Pacific Foundation and the HMSA Foundation, are honored to host Dr. Kealoha Fox's public seminar, Mana Lāhui Kānaka. Join us in person at the UH Mānoa Campus, Gartley Hall rm 103 or online. Session held in Gartley Hall room 103, UH Manoa MBT SSW, 2430 Campus Rd.


Interested in attending in person or online, click the link below to RSVP/register. The link for online attendance will be shared upon completion of registration.

*This event is free and open to the public.

*Social Work CE's are available at no cost.

*Please review prior to attendance specifically the introduction and chapter 4.

Crabbe, K, Fox. K., Coleman, H., Enos, M.D., Keahiolalo, K., Watkins-Victorino, L. & Hind, N.M. (2017). Mana Lāhui Kānaka: Mai nā kūpuna kahiko mai a hiki i kēia wā. Honolulu, HI: Office of Hawaiian Affairs.

Continuing Education (CE) Credits


1. Disseminate Mana Lāhui Kānaka and provide an overview of the 5 year study;

2. Identify the strategy and approach to Mana Lāhui Kānaka;

3. Provide examples that illustrate the major themes and findings;

4. Examine 3 essential questions related to the research inquiry:

What is mana?

How do we articulate the essence of mana in a contemporary era?

How do we access and cultivate the mana of our people?;

5. Provide prompts that will encourage attendees to participate in break-out conversations in order to bring forth participants own ideas to manifest mana within themselves, their families, and their regions.


Contact S. Kukunaokalā Yoshimoto at or (808) 838-9900 for general questions or to inquire about accessibility/accommodations

Event Sponsor
Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work , Mānoa Campus

More Information
Theresa Kreif, (808) 230-4806,

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