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UH researchers predict distribution of rat lungworm, now and into future

Angiostrongylus cantonensis is widespread across the Hawaiian Islands, and its distribution may expand toward higher elevations as the climate warms.

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UH ATLAS telescope pinpoints meteorite impact prediction

Using a vast array of telescopes in space and on Earth, researchers have identified a source of cosmic rays.

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Successful program targeting childhood obesity earns $2M

The Children’s Healthy Living Program for Remote Underserved Minority Populations in the Pacific Region was also designated as a Center of Excellence.

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Windward CC helps “stopped-out” students complete degrees

During College Express, students can talk to counselors and learn about college resources, online and night classes, financial aid and more.

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New UH medical students set record, get advice

The John A. Burns School of Medicine prepares to welcome its largest class in a decade.

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College of Education doctoral program earns national award

The EdD program was recognized by the Carnegie Project of the Education Doctorate for its innovation, including its culture-based curriculum.

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Seafaring robots help researchers study lava

With technology called Wave Gliders, scientists have the rare opportunity to study the effects of the lava entering the ocean.

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UH Cancer Center retains national designation

One of only 70 centers acknowledged by the National Cancer Institute, it has also been awarded a $6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.

Hawaiʻi telescopes help unravel long-standing cosmic mystery

Using a vast array of telescopes in space and on Earth, researchers have identified a source of cosmic rays.

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UH Mānoa students sweep competition

Journalism students place first in all six categories in this year’s statewide Society of Professional Journalists Excellence in Journalism competition.

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July 2018 anniversaries

The University of Hawaiʻi celebrates July 2018 faculty and staff anniversaries.

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Kapiʻolani students win big in national rocket competition

Student teams from tribal colleges and American Indian Society of Engineering student chapters design, build and fly a competition rocket.

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Longevity in Hawaiʻi explored in UH Magazine

UH Magazine takes a closer look at cutting-edge research on geriatrics at UH and the data that shed light on why we live so long in the islands.

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Hawaiʻi CC helps provide meals to evacuees

Hawaiʻi CC has partnered with The Salvation Army to provide meals to residents displaced by the Puna lava flow and Kīlauea ash eruption.

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Enter to win free tuition at Hawaiʻi CC admissions event

Prospective students can receive help enrolling for fall 2018 at the college’s Express Admissions Day and Registration Dash on July 18.

Last modified: July 16, 2018