Tag Archives: A Semester in Hawaii

Outer Island Trips

While at the University of Hawai‘i, many of our ASH students take school-sponsored trips to the outer-islands. Others make travel plans on their own, visiting Maui, Hawaii, and Kauai with a group of friends.  We even had a student in … Continue reading

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UH Manoa on TV

Take a look at UH Manoa.

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Virtual Tour

Have you seen O‘ahu, one of the 7 main islands in the Hawaiian Island Chain and home to the ASH program at the University of Hawai‘i?  Check out this virtual tour I found online. Better yet, spend some time with … Continue reading

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My experience in Hawai’i

My Semester in Hawai’i This is a video highlighting my experience in Hawai’i. Hopefully it will be helpful to students trying to decide if they should join the program or give current students some ideas about what they could do … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight V: Whitney Grathwohl and Brittany Klein

Meet 2 students who have become fast friends since connecting on Facebook and becoming a part of the program, A Semester in Hawai‘i at the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa.  Whitney Grathwohl from Missouri and Brittany Klein from Long Island, … Continue reading

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Whales and Cupcakes

Yesterday’s Diamond Head Hike was on Martin Luther King Day, and the trail was awfully busy with eager hikers.  At the summit, we had to negotiate around the crowd to take pictures.   But it was worth the trouble!  The crater … Continue reading

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Final Hawaii Blog

I just spent 4 months in Hawaii. Right now it doesn’t quite register. Like how it doesn’t register that it’s snowing in Maryland and I’m about to step off the plane in shorts and a t-shirt (at least I’ll get … Continue reading

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Spring 2011 Orientation

Small, but cozy!  That’s how I’ll describe this semester’s ASH group.  We have 7 students enrolled in the program, which is the perfect size to get close and share some great times. Two students hail from Pennsylvania, while the others … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye and Hello

Fall Semester was wonderful as I began the new role of “director” of A Semester in Hawai‘i. Getting to know the visiting students and hearing about their adventures at UH was certainly the best part of the job!  It was … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight IV: Ultimate Haverford

Maya Barlev, Aubrey Clark-Brown, Isaac Ellman, and Rudy Lamy It wasn’t the beaches, the mountains, the weather, or even the telescopes on Mauna Kea that brought four Haverford students to UH this fall. Well, these things certainly had something to … Continue reading

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