News

Tue. 2/24/2015

New surgery chair coming home to JABSOM

Dr. Kenric Murayama ('85) will be joining the school’s Department of Surgery at the University of Hawai'i, and will be appointed as Chair upon his arrival.

- Full article



Tue. 2/24/2015

Alumna receives prestigious Milken Educator Award

Jana Fukada ('07) of Mililani Uka Elementary School received the prestigious Milken Educator Award at a school assembly.

- Full article



Thu. 2/19/2015

Hidden gem restored for future generations

Jaku’an, tea ceremony house, celebrated a reopening in 2015 after undergoing renovations. - Full article



Wed. 2/18/2015

Video game development class transports students

The University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu and the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa partner to present UH's first joint video game development class using CyberCANOE technology. - Full article



Wed. 2/18/2015

Alumna analyzes elephant behavior in new book

Dr. Caitlin O'Connell (MS ’91) has published a new book, Elephant Don: The Politics of a Pachyderm Posse. - Full article



Thu. 2/12/2015

Scholarship recipients thank their benefactors

On February 10, University of Hawaiʻi students thanked the companies and organizations that fund their scholarships. - Full article



Wed. 2/11/2015

H Club Athletic Fund

AKA launched the H Club Athletic Fund. - Full article



Tue. 2/10/2015

Alumna recently released book

Alumna, Aleta You (PhD ’71), has just released her book, Biblical Solutions for Daily Living – Developing a Vital and Personal Relationship with God - Full article



Tue. 2/10/2015

UH School of Social Work alumnus passes away

Alumnus Harvey Goldman (’71) passes away at the age of 72. - Full article



Fri. 2/6/2015

Alumnus publishes college textbook

Alumnus, William Reger ('73, '74) publishes Foundation of Wellness. - Full article



Fri. 1/30/2015

Update: A Visionary Gift

Shidler faculty share their thoughts and perspectives on Jay H. Shidler's $100 million gift. - Full article



Wed. 1/28/2015

Photos: UHSAAA participates in Gingerbread Festival

On December 14, UHSAAA participated in the Easter Seals Hawaii Gingerbread Festival Architect's Challenge. View gallery - Full article



Mon. 1/26/2015

Large fresh water supply discovered by UH researchers on Hawai‘i Island

UH researchers find fresh water on Big Island. - Full article



Mon. 1/26/2015

UH Cancer Center receives generous donation

Alison Brown-Carvalho donates $50,000 to UH Cancer Center. - Full article



Fri. 1/23/2015

$5 million gift invests in OB/GYN training and research at the University of Hawaiʻi

The Kosasa family, founders of the ABC Stores, has donated $5 million to the John A. Burns School of Medicine's Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa. - Full article



Thu. 1/22/2015

Book signing with Robbie Alm

A book signing with Robbie Alm ('73) will be held on February 28 for his new book The Faith of Leadership: Insights from Hawai‘i’s Leaders. - Full article



Wed. 1/21/2015

Sharon Weiner invests in the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship

Sharon Weiner invests cash and part of estate to PACE. - Full article



Tue. 1/20/2015

Alumnus appointed as Hawai‘i Attorney General

Gov. David Ige announced Doug Chin (’95) as attorney general. - Full article



Fri. 1/16/2015

Alumna gives back to community

COEAA board member, Mai Hall (’07, ’11), starts giving tradition during the holiday season. - Full article



Thu. 1/15/2015

Hawaiian Airlines promotes alumna as interim CFO

Shannon Okinaka (Mānoa '96) promoted to senior vice president and interim CFO at Hawaiian Airlines. - Full article



Tue. 1/13/2015

UH alumnus named to AIA Honolulu Board of Directors

Scott Wilson named President of American Institute of Architects, Honolulu Chapter (AIA Honolulu) Board of Directors. - Full article



Mon. 1/12/2015

Shidler Invests $100,000

The Shidler College of Business Alumni Association (Association) has committed $100,000 to the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship (PACE) at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa (UHM), Shidler College of Business. - Full article



Wed. 12/10/2014

Photos: Inaugural KCCAFA Distinguished Alumni Award Dinner

On November 19, KCCAFA held its first Distinguished Alumni Awards and Membership Dinner. View gallery - Full article



Mon. 12/8/2014

Non-traditional students discover they can with iCAN

This semester, 15 students who completed the Individualized Career Achievement Network (iCAN) program will be graduating. - Full article



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

Photos: 7th Annual Holmescoming

On Nov. 21 over 700 engineering alumni and friends gathered for the 7th Annual Holmescoming. View gallery - 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



Tue. 12/2/2014

Shidler Hall of Honor

On September 30, the Shidler College of Business recognized 5 hardworking individuals that continue to strive in their professional fields. - Full article



Mon. 12/1/2014

Behind every brick is a story

When you buy an inscribed brick, you establish a permanent link to the rich history that is the University of Hawai‘i, and you help to pave the way for future generations. Show your UH pride or make a lasting tribute to a loved one today, and leave a legacy for tomorrow.

- 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! View Gallery - 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