Lāna‘i: Reflecting on the Past; Bracing for the Future

This Center for Oral History project focuses on interviews of longtime residents of the small Hawaiian island of Lāna‘i. The interviews with 20 present and former residents were conducted at the onset of a major transition in the island’s history–in 2012, software billionaire Larry Ellison purchased Lānaʻi.

Explorations: a graduate student journal of Southeast Asian studies

Explorations 2014 Final draftThe Southeast Asian Studies Student Association in association with the Center for Southeast Asian Studies has published a new issue of Explorations, which presents disciplinary and interdisciplinary research on a broad range of issues relating principally to the region that today constitutes Southeast Asia. Check out the journal at: http://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/34114.


Southeast Asia Collections – Dissertations of Interest

Donna Amoroso

Read recently shared dissertation: Traditionalism and the Ascendancy of the Malay Ruling Class in Colonial Malaya by Donna Amoroso at: http://evols.library.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10524/46328.
Donna J. Amoroso completed her PhD at Cornell University, taught at Wright State University, was visiting fellow at Kyoto University’s Center for Southeast Asian Studies, and was appointed Director of the Writing Program, National Graduate Institute of Policy Studies, Tokyo. She co-wrote with Patricio N. Abinales State and Society in the Philippines (Rowman and Littlefield, 2005).

Hawaii’s Future Generation of Space Scientists and Engineers

The Hawaii Space Grant Consortium develops and runs interdisciplinary education, research, and public service programs related to space science, earth science, remote sensing, human exploration and development of space, small satellites, and aerospace technology and works to inspire and prepare students to enter STEM degree pathways and careers. Read reports by Undergraduates in the Fellowship Program in ScholarSpace at http://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/33297.