Seven faculty members were honored with the Frances Davis Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching–Windward’s Leticia Colmenares, Mānoa’s Erin Cozens, Maui’s Hiroko DeLeon, West Oʻahu’s Linda Furuto, Mānoa’s Tomoko Iwai, Kapiʻolani’s Susan Jaworowski and Hilo’s Sarah Marusek.
Leslie Baker, a plant biotechnology student at Windward, received the Masaki and Momoe Kunimoto Memorial Award for Outstanding Contributions to Career and Technical Education.
The University of Hawaiʻi will be presenting to the community a proposed tuition schedule it is recommending to take effect in fall 2012.
Mānoa Chancellor Virginia Hinshaw has announced that, upon conclusion of her five-year appointment in June of 2012, she will be completing her service as chancellor of Mānoa.
Hilo received a $1 million award from The Bernard Osher Foundation to support returning adult students.
Scientists from the UH Cancer Center and The Queen’s Medical Center received a five-year $2.3 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to develop novel methods to better detect liver cancer.
Mānoa researcher Camilo Mora leads a precise and innovative effort to count the species on Earth.
The American Academy of Chefs honored Kapiʻolani Professor Frank Leake with the Sharing Culinary Traditions Award.
The Sichang-Road Teahouse in Kunshan, China, designed by Mānoa Professor Pu Miao will be among 25 international projects in The Aedes East-International Forum for Contemporary Architecture’s exhibition Water—Curse of Blessing!?
Governor Neil Abercrombie appointed Barry T. Mizuno to fill the Hawaiʻi County seat on the UH Board of Regents.keep looking »