April is National Sexual Assault Awareness Month, so the Mānoa campus has stated today April 26 as Denim Day at Mānoa. Staff is encouraged to wear denim pants to eliminate persistent harmful attitudes regarding why, where, and how women are raped. The Mānoa campus community is encouraged to make a statement against sexual assault and participate by wearing denim.

Security Alert

Campus Security received a report early this morning, April 15, about a possible sexual assault at a Student Housing apartment last night.

The Honolulu Police Department is investigating. No description of any suspect is available at this time.

For more information and assistance on campus, see the Women's Center website at or send a confidential email to For more information about sexual assault, see the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network website at Sex without consent is considered rape.

If you have any information on this case, please call HPD at 911 or Campus Security at 956-6911.