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Water formation on the Moon demonstrated by UH Mānoa scientists

The W.M. Keck Research Laboratory and the Hawaiʻi Institute of Geophysics and Planetology collaborated on a project that for the first time has shown chemical, physical and material evidence for water formation on the Moon.

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UH regents approve tuition freeze for most students

The move will provide stability over a multi-year period that will aid in student recruitment and retention

book cover of Hawaiian language translation of Harry Potter

Meet the UH instructor behind the ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi Harry Potter

NeSmith is the linguist behind an ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi translation of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.

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In memoriam: Travel industry visionary Chuck Gee

Gee, co-founder and longest serving dean of the UH Mānoa School of Travel Industry Management, passed away on May 17, 2019.

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In memoriam: Iconic architect IM Pei

His imprint lives on in the building legacies of Kennedy Theatre and the East-West Center’s Hawaiʻi Imin International Conference Center.

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Board of Regents honor excellence in research

UH Mānoa’s Tim Li, Craig Smith and Robert Toonen were awarded the Regent’s Medal for Excellence in Research.

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Board of Regents honor excellence in teaching

The Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Teaching is awarded to faculty members who exhibit an extraordinary level of subject mastery and scholarship that benefit students.

Last modified: May 20, 2019