News

Mon. 4/13/2015

Hula Honeys donate to Emma Veary Scholarship

Hula Honeys have made a $3,000 contribution to the Emma Veary Scholarship. - Full article



Mon. 4/13/2015

TIM alumna awarded Marriott's President's Circle Award

Kelly Sheather received Marriott's President's Circle Award for sales. - Full article



Fri. 4/10/2015

Video: Regent Gee becomes member of the the Pacific Asia Travel Association Gallery of Legends

Regent Chuck Yim Gee has become a member of the Pacific Asia Travel Association Gallery of Legends. - Full article



Mon. 3/30/2015

Alumnus wins award from the American Sociological Association

The American Sociological Association (ASA) has named David Takeuchi ('71, '74, '86) the Leonard I. Pearlin award winner for his distinguished contributions to the sociological study of mental health. - Full article



Fri. 3/27/2015

Video: Alumnus named University of Hawai‘i athletics director

David Matlin ('97) has been named the new athletics director of the University of Hawaiʻi. - Full article



Mon. 3/23/2015

Alumnus publishes mystery novel

Ed Protzel’s novel, The Lies that Bind, has been acquired by TouchPoint Press. - Full article



Thu. 3/19/2015

Video: Mānoa Forum celebrates 20th anniversary

Mānoa Forum recently celebrated its 20th anniversary at College Hill and honored founder Vernon Char. - Full article



Mon. 3/16/2015

UH Maui College brings home sustainability awards

UH Maui College received awards for academic and student work in sustainability at the 3rd annual statewide Hawaiʻi Sustainability in Higher Education Summit. - Full article



Mon. 3/16/2015

Photos: UHMNAA 2nd Annual Endowed Scholarship Fundraiser

On March 6, UHMNAA held its 2nd Annual Endowed Scholarship Fundraiser at the Japanese Cultural Center’s Mānoa Grand Ballroom. - Full article



Fri. 3/13/2015

Photos: Arizona Aloha Festival 2015

On March 7 and 8, Arizona Alumni & Friends hosted a UH & UHAA booth at the Arizona Aloha Festival in Tempe. View gallery - Full article



Fri. 3/13/2015

Janet Mock: Redefining Realness

Alumna Janet Mock publishes Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More - Full article



Wed. 3/11/2015

Photos: Shidler: Executive Vineyards

On March 5, the Shidler College of Business Alumni Association held their Executive Vineyards event at The Royal Hawaiian hotel. View gallery - Full article



Wed. 3/11/2015

Video: School health aides receive free UH training

School health aides serving O‘ahu public schools graduated from a new training program at Kapiʻolani Community College on March 6, 2015. - Full article



Mon. 3/9/2015

2015 Life Member Event - Growing the Future

On February 28, UHAA held its 2015 Life Member Event at Mari's Gardens in Mililani, O‘ahu. View gallery - Full article



Mon. 3/9/2015

Mamoru and Aiko Takitani Foundation seeds innovation fellowships at PACE

The Mamoru and Aiko Takitani Foundation has committed $25,000 to the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship. - Full article



Thu. 3/5/2015

Photos: 2015 Spring Career Day

On February 25, The College of Engineering/College of Natural Sciences held their 2015 Spring Career Day. View gallery - Full article



Tue. 3/3/2015

UH West O‘ahu Bookstore releases student-designed T-shirt

The University of Hawai‘i – West O‘ahu Bookstore unveiled a new student-designed T-shirt this week - Full article



Thu. 2/26/2015

Video: Varsity Victory Volunteers part of UH legacy

On February 26, surviving Varsity Victory Volunteers—Takashi Kajihara, Yoshiaki Fujitani, Akira Otani and Ted Tsukiyama—participated in the 73rd anniversary ceremony of the creation of the volunteer battalion.  - Full article



Thu. 2/26/2015

Hawaiʻi Writing Project accepting applications

The Hawaiʻi Writing Project announced that it is accepting applications for the 2015 Invitational Summer Institute held at UH Maui College. - Full article



Thu. 2/26/2015

Donor increases commitment to UH Athletics to $2M

The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Athletics Department has received a gift of $1.2 million from an anonymous donor. The donation will benefit 22 UH Mānoa sports programs. - Full article



Wed. 2/25/2015

Video: Fashion grads make big industry impact

Kini Zamora ('03) graduate of the Honolulu Community College’s Fashion Technology Program is  a finalist in the most recent season of Project Runway. - Full article



Tue. 2/24/2015

New surgery chair coming home to JABSOM

Dr. Kenric Murayama ('85) will be joining the school’s Department of Surgery at the University of Hawai'i, and will be appointed as Chair upon his arrival.

- Full article



Tue. 2/24/2015

Alumna receives prestigious Milken Educator Award

Jana Fukada ('07) of Mililani Uka Elementary School received the prestigious Milken Educator Award at a school assembly.

- Full article



Thu. 2/19/2015

Video: Hidden gem restored for future generations

Jaku’an, tea ceremony house, celebrated a reopening in 2015 after undergoing renovations. - Full article



Wed. 2/18/2015

Video: Video game development class transports students

The University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu and the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa partner to present UH's first joint video game development class using CyberCANOE technology. - Full article



Wed. 2/18/2015

Alumna analyzes elephant behavior in new book

Dr. Caitlin O'Connell (MS ’91) has published a new book, Elephant Don: The Politics of a Pachyderm Posse. - Full article



Thu. 2/12/2015

Video: Scholarship recipients thank their benefactors

On February 10, University of Hawaiʻi students thanked the companies and organizations that fund their scholarships. - Full article



Wed. 2/11/2015

Video: H Club Athletic Fund

AKA launched the H Club Athletic Fund. - Full article



Tue. 2/10/2015

Alumna recently released book

Alumna, Aleta You (PhD ’71), has just released her book, Biblical Solutions for Daily Living – Developing a Vital and Personal Relationship with God - Full article



Tue. 2/10/2015

UH School of Social Work alumnus passes away

Alumnus Harvey Goldman (’71) passes away at the age of 72. - Full article



Fri. 2/6/2015

Alumnus publishes college textbook

Alumnus, William Reger ('73, '74) publishes Foundation of Wellness. - Full article



Fri. 1/30/2015

Update: A Visionary Gift

Shidler faculty share their thoughts and perspectives on Jay H. Shidler's $100 million gift. - Full article



Wed. 1/28/2015

Photos: UHSAAA participates in Gingerbread Festival

On December 14, UHSAAA participated in the Easter Seals Hawaii Gingerbread Festival Architect's Challenge. View gallery - Full article



Mon. 1/26/2015

UH Cancer Center receives generous donation

Alison Brown-Carvalho donates $50,000 to UH Cancer Center. - Full article



Mon. 1/26/2015

Video: Large fresh water supply discovered by UH researchers on Hawai‘i Island

UH researchers find fresh water on Big Island. - Full article



Fri. 1/23/2015

$5 million gift invests in OB/GYN training and research at the University of Hawaiʻi

The Kosasa family, founders of the ABC Stores, has donated $5 million to the John A. Burns School of Medicine's Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa. - Full article



Thu. 1/22/2015

Book signing with Robbie Alm

A book signing with Robbie Alm ('73) will be held on February 28 for his new book The Faith of Leadership: Insights from Hawai‘i’s Leaders. - Full article



Wed. 1/21/2015

Sharon Weiner invests in the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship

Sharon Weiner invests cash and part of estate to PACE. - Full article



Tue. 1/20/2015

Alumnus appointed as Hawai‘i Attorney General

Gov. David Ige announced Doug Chin (’95) as attorney general. - Full article



Fri. 1/16/2015

Alumna gives back to community

COEAA board member, Mai Hall (’07, ’11), starts giving tradition during the holiday season. - Full article