University of Hawaii System newsletter

Community Colleges Awarded $24.6 Million for Job Training

The UH Community Colleges will receive $24.6 million to partner with Hawaiʻi’s businesses and state agencies to provide pathways that lead to jobs in the agriculture, energy and health industries.

University Presents Awards at Convocation Ceremony

The university honored faculty and staff with various teaching, research and service awards at the Convocation Awards Ceremony on Sept. 27.

UH Awarded $3.4 Million to Aid Low-Income Students

The University of Hawaiʻi has been awarded $3.4 million in 2011–12 to increase the number of low-income middle and high school students statewide who are prepared to enter and succeed in post-secondary education through GEAR UP Hawaiʻi, the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs from the U.S. Department of Education. The federal GEAR […]

College of Education Gets $390,000 OHA Grant

The Office of Hawaiian Affairs awarded a $390,000 grant to Mānoa’s College of Education Hoʻokulāiwi Center for Native Hawaiian and Indigenous Education.

Physics Professor Receives Homeland Security Grant

Mānoa Assistant Professor of Physics Sven E. Vahsen received $174,820 in funding from the Department of Homeland Security.

UH Happenings This Week

Mānoa’s College of Social Sciences presents the October guests for their call-in radio program Thinking Out Loud: Talking Issues, Taking Action. The program airs on AM1210 KZOO at 6:30 p.m. on Mondays and are hosted by rotating Mānoa faculty, staff and students including Christine Yano, Marika Wilson, George Tanabe and Willa Tanabe. To join the […]


Information Technology Services is now accepting registration from faculty and staff for free training courses scheduled during October.

University Honors Faculty and Staff at Ceremony

The 2011 Convocation Awards Ceremony on Sept. 27 will honor faculty and staff systemwide.

UH Campuses Deemed Military Friendly Schools

West Oʻahu, Leeward, Honolulu and Kapiʻolani were named for inclusion in the G.I. Jobs Military Friendly Schools 2012 List.

6th Annual AUW Softball Tournament

In support of the 2011 Aloha United Way Oʻahu Campaign, the University of Hawaiʻi will hold the 6th Annual AUW Softball Tournament on Fri., Sept. 30.

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