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ASH Photo Bloggers Dinner

This semester we had our very first ASH Photo Blog Competition. Out of 80 photos submitted, Vanessa’s shot of an intense sunset won first in show. See the previous post for her photo and 5 honorable mentions from Chloë and … Continue reading

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Spring Semester 2012 Photo Contest Winner

Vanessa Rizzi wins our first ASH photo contest with this sunset picture. Congratulations, Vanessa! Here are the Honorable Mentions: Feeding the Dragon at the Chinatown New Year’s Festival, by Chloë Weeks. Lava fields on the Big Island, by Chloë Weeks. … Continue reading

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Unreal Hawaii

A Semester in Hawai‘i is full of adventure in both academics and recreation. Where else can you hear a lecture on Bioaccumulation of microalgal neurotoxins in aquatic food webs, attend a Javanese and Balinese Gamelan concert, and swim and snorkel in … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: Sarah Hoffman and Vanessa Rizzi

East coast residents Sarah Hoffman and Vanessa Rizzi seem very at home here on O‘ahu. Both students are laid back with blond, sun-bleached tresses and both describe the North Shore as one of their most favorite spots in Hawai‘i. They’ve … Continue reading

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Dalai Lama and Other Notable Visitors

Students at the University of Hawaii at Manoa have the opportunity to hear the Dalai Lama speak when he visits Honolulu in mid April. There will be two talks, one for high school and college students entitled, “Educating the Heart”, … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: Sarah Johnston and Caitlin Stagg

Students from Idaho and New York escape the snowy winter and enjoy a semester of sunshine through A Semester in Hawai‘i. Click on the links to learn more about what Sarah and Caitlin enjoy about Hawai‘i. Sarah Johnston: I’m a … Continue reading

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Spring 2012 Photo Contest

This semester’s blog competition will be a PHOTO CONTEST. Check out our facebook page for the latest entries. Submit as many photos as you like, but please send them in large format. Photos may be sent to semester@hawaii.edu or posted … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: Caroline Herman and Chloë Weeks

Meet two friends from the East Coast who made the decision to spend a semester in Hawai‘i. Caroline Herman and Chloë Weeks share the same major, attend the same college, and enjoy participating in a range of sports, and now … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: Rachel Behrend and Jason Kunen

“I Wasn’t This Cool in High School!” Finding one’s place in the world can sometimes take a while. But 2012 Spring Semester ASH students Rachel Behrend and Jason Kunen seem to have found their way. Both are thoughtful and serious students, … Continue reading

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#10 in 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses

UHM ranked #10 in the 50 most beautiful college campuses. Read more.

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