News

Mon. 12/8/2014

UH alumnus named VP at Honolulu Cookie Company

Ahmad Yu (Mānoa MS '82) is the new Vice President of Operations at Honolulu Cookie Company. - Full article



Tue. 12/2/2014

UH medical professor receives national award

Dr. Yanagihara recognized for work in infectious disease and health disparities - Full article



Fri. 11/21/2014

Hau‘oli Mau Loa Fellowship Program supports budding conservationists

Hau‘oli Mau Loa Foundation supporting graduate students at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo who are pursuing master’s degrees from the TCBES program. - Full article



Fri. 11/21/2014

Former football players excelling in careers

Two College of Education alumni become accomplished football coach and superintendent. - Full article



Fri. 11/21/2014

Photos: Road Warriors Tailgate: UH vs. SJSU

On November 15, the University of Hawai‘i alumni and friends gathered together in San Jose, California for the last Road Warrior Tailgate of 2014! - Full article



Wed. 11/19/2014

NCRC represents UH at college fair

On Nov. 8 the NCR Chapter and UH students represented the University of Hawai'i at the Mt. Ennon Baptist Chuch Annual College Fair in Clinton, Maryland. - Full article



Tue. 11/18/2014

UH alumnus needs your help

Alex Tung (BS ‘94) has until Dec. 26 to find a bone marrow match to battle acute myeloid leukemia. Get tested on Nov. 19 at Leeward Community College health fair 10-2 p.m. - Full article



Tue. 11/18/2014

UH astronomer John Tonry shares $3 Million Breakthrough Prize

John Tonry named 2015 recipient of Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics. - Full article



Fri. 11/14/2014

UH Hilo professor studies evolution of trees

Dr. Elizabeth Stacy, associate professor at the University of Hawai'i at Hilo, researches the evolution of forest trees. - Full article



Wed. 11/12/2014

Lasting bond made at UH Mānoa

Ted Becker and Dave Puckett met at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa in '87 and co-founded ResolvNow Corporation in 2010. - Full article



Thu. 11/6/2014

Alumna teaching hula on Maui

Kumu hula Hōkūlani Holt (Mānoa BA ’96) was recently interviewed on PBS Hawaii Long Story Short with Leslie Wilcox. - Full article



Thu. 11/6/2014

Las Vegas Ho‘olaule‘a

UHAA & Friends–Las Vegas Chapter held a Ho'olaule'a on September 13 & 14. - Full article



Tue. 11/4/2014

Former Miss America writes memoir

Former Miss Hawai'i/Miss America Angela Perez Baraquio writes her own memoir!
- Full article



Mon. 11/3/2014

No Excuses University selects the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

Andrea Trevino, 4th grade teacher at Arlanza Elementary, chooses University of Hawai‘i for the school's No Excuses University program. - Full article



Mon. 11/3/2014

Photos: Alumnus volunteers to clean up landslide in Japan

Kyle Kinoshita (Mānoa BA ’06) aided in the clean up of a landslide in Hiroshima, Japan. - Full article



Thu. 10/30/2014

Photos: 2014 UHMNAA Homecoming Pau Hana Celebration

UH Mānoa Nursing Alumni Association hosted the 2014 Pau Hana Homecoming Celebration on October 20 at Paradise Palms Cafe. - Full article



Tue. 10/28/2014

Hamilton Library thrives 10 years after devastating flood

In 2004 Mānoa Stream overflowed and caused millions of dollars in damages; 10 years later Hamilton Library is thriving. - Full article



Tue. 10/28/2014

Baker named newest partner of PKF

PKF Pacific Hawaii LLP recently announced that Reg Baker, CPA PFS, has joined the firm as a Partner.  - Full article



Mon. 10/27/2014

Photos: Road Warriors Tailgate: UH vs. San Diego

On October 18, the University of Hawai‘i alumni and friends gathered together in San Diego, California for the second Road Warrior Tailgate of 2014! - Full article



Fri. 10/24/2014

Childhood leukemia survivor credits UH Cancer Center

University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center held its 4th annual Quest for a Cure - Full article



Thu. 10/23/2014

College of Engineering graduate student and team develop “SmarTummy”

A University of Hawai'i surgical instructor and two young engineers join forces to create a medical device that could speed up training and improve medical care — and perhaps save lives. - Full article



Thu. 10/23/2014

UHSAAA - Firm Visits

On September 24 UHSAAA visited the office Ferraro Choi & Associates. - Full article



Wed. 10/22/2014

Alumnus granted honorary degree in New York

Figley ’70 granted honorary degree for work in traumatology from John Jay College of Criminal Justice. - Full article



Wed. 10/22/2014

UH Hilo alumnus builds time machine

Oliver Holler, a UH Hilo alumnus, and his wife Terry Oliver, have traveled to all 50 states with the 1982 DeLorean Time Machine they built to raise awareness for Parkinson’s Disease. - Full article



Wed. 10/22/2014

UH Hilo alumni enter dome on Mauna Loa

Team enters dome on Mauna Loa for 8-month Mars simulation; 2 of the crew members are alumni of the University of Hawai'i at Hilo. - Full article



Mon. 10/20/2014

Shidler College of Business namesake increases gift to $100 Million

Jay H. Shidler, Class of ’68 - commits another $69 Million donation to support the future of the Shidler College of Business - Full article



Thu. 10/16/2014

Governor releases funds for a permanent College of Pharmacy building

Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy at UH Hilo receives funding for permanent building. - Full article



Wed. 10/15/2014

Shidler receives generous gifts

The Shidler College of Business received gifts from HEMIC and FBCH. - Full article



Tue. 10/14/2014

Kānewai Cultural Resource Center designed by practicum students

Students from the School of Architecture designed the new Ka Papa Lo`i `O Kānewai Cultural Resource Center (KCRC). - Full article



Tue. 10/14/2014

UHSAAA helps HPR’s “Celebration 2014” Fund Drive

On Oct. 9 members of UHSAAA helped Hawaii Public Radio's Fall Fund Drive. - Full article



Fri. 10/10/2014

Photos: Windward Hoʻolauleʻa

On Oct. 4 Windward Community College hosted Windward Hoʻolauleʻa. - Full article



Mon. 10/6/2014

Ballard ’12 studies in Baja

This summer, University of Hawai'i at Mānoa graduate Jason Ballard ’12 participated in Miami University’s Earth Expeditions global field course in Baja. - Full article



Thu. 10/2/2014

Kupa ‘Āina Summer Bridge program

A select group of twenty-five students from Kea‘au High School spent six weeks at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo learning and participating in Hawaiian cultural activities to connect them to the island and culture. - Full article



Thu. 10/2/2014

Inaugural UH Bands alumni jam session/meeting

More than 75 former UH Band members came together for a night of fellowship, reminiscing about the good "ole" days and sharing stories. - Full article



Wed. 9/24/2014

Women's Volleyball Fall Reception

On September 20,UHMLWC held its Women's Volleyball Fall Reception. - Full article



Sat. 9/20/2014

Photos: Road Warriors Tailgate: UH vs. Colorado

On September 20, University of Hawai‘i alumni and friends gathered together in Boulder, Colorado for the first Road Warrior Tailgate of 2014!  - Full article



Thu. 9/18/2014

UH Alumni: Team Leaders

Former UH Mānoa swimmer Jaclyn Rosen (BS ’06) becomes assistant coach at University of Cincinnati. - Full article



Wed. 9/10/2014

Kaua‘i boy takes leadership role in Hilo

Congratulations to Dr. Llewellyn Young on being named principal of St. Joseph School on the Big Island. - Full article



Mon. 9/8/2014

Welcome Back

UHSAAA held a welcome back breakfast at the School of Architecture on September 8! - Full article



Tue. 8/26/2014

Kevin Iwamoto: Top 25 Most Influential People

For the second year in a row, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa alumnus Kevin Iwamoto was named as one of the Top 25 Most Influential People in the Meetings Industry. - Full article