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The UH Hilo Report, a new feature program about the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo can now be heard daily on Big Island radio stations during the academic year. Tune in to 670 AM KPUA, 94.7 FM KWXX, or B97 FM for news on topics like research projects, new degrees and programs, expansion plans and outstanding students or faculty. Listen to the latest program here.

March 24, 2015

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This is the UH Hilo report. News about people, events and programs at the University of Hawai'i at Hilo.

Applications are being accepted for the University’s Scholarships for STEM program (S-STEM), which recently received a $600,000 grant from the National Science Foundation. S-STEM will provide four-year scholarships for academically talented and economically disadvantaged students majoring in Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Geology, Marine Science, Mathematics, and Physics.

Each scholar receives a $20,000 award or up to $5,000 per year for four years of undergraduate studies, providing the student maintains the required academic standing in their STEM major. The application deadline is April 15.

For more information, contact the S-STEM Program Director and Principal Investigator, Professor Raina Ivanova at rivanova@hawaii.edu ,or visit the program website. For more news about the University, visit hilo.hawaii.edu. That’s the UH Hilo Report. I’m Ken Hupp.

March 16, 2015

UH Hilo Report Mar 16, 2015 MP3 file
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This is the UH Hilo report. News about people, events and programs at the University of Hawai'i at Hilo.

Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 summer session, which begins registration on April 1. Session I runs from May 26 – June 19, while Session II will be held June 22 – July 31. This year’s summer curriculum will feature 171 classes with a little more than half available online.

There are a number of new classes that are being offered for the first time this summer. These include Western and Hawaiian Scientific Perspectives on Integration of Strategies for Food, Water and Energy Security; Global Sociology; and Natural History of the Kona/Kohala Coast.

For more information about courses, tuition and online registration, visit hilo.hawaii.edu/depts/summer , email ccecs@hawaii.edu or check out the UH Hilo Summer Facebook page.

For more news about the University, visit hilo.hawaii.edu That’s the UH Hilo Report. I’m Ken Hupp.

March 02, 2015

UH Hilo Report Mar 2, 2015 MP3 file
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This is the UH Hilo report News about people, events and programs at the University of Hawai'i Hilo.

A team of UH Hilo students is headed to the National Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) competition, after finishing first in their category at the 10th annual Statewide finals held recently on O’ahu.

The Public Service Announcement Team B, led by Chapter President Lark Jason Canico, Kimberlee Statts, Vanessa Aguirre and Shane Naeole captured first place with their :30 PSA on “Concussions: Prevention, Recognition and Treatment,” and will compete in the HOSA Nationals June 24-27, 2015 in Anaheim, California. UH Hilo’s Public Service Announcement Team A placed second as did the team’s entry in the Transcultural Health category.

HOSA is a national student organization established in 1976, whose two-fold mission is to promote career opportunities in the healthcare industry and to enhance the delivery of quality healthcare to all people.

For more news about the University, visit hilo.hawaii.edu. That’s the UH Hilo Report. I’m Ken Hupp.

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