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February 11, 2016

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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 at UH Hilo. The application deadline is March 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.

February 09, 2016

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

The Hawai’i Sociological Association will hold its 37th annual conference on Saturday and Sunday, February 20th and 21st in the University Classroom Building.

Approximately 70 participants are expected including local students and faculty, from neighboring islands, nationally and internationally to present papers on the conference theme Subaltern Sociology: Social Justice, Islands, and Movements. The event begins with registration and breakfast at 9:00 a.m. and the registration fee includes lunch provided by Aloha Monday.

The conference is sponsored by the University with support from the Office of the Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs, the College of Arts and Sciences, the Gender and Women Studies Program, Conference Center and the Department of Sociology.

For more information and to register, visit the association website https://sites.google.com/site/hawaiisociology/home or email Lindy Hern at lshern@hawaii.edu

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

February 04, 2016

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

The UH Hilo International Student Association will present International Nights 2016 on Friday and Saturday, February 19 and 20 at 7:30 pm in the UH Hilo Performing Arts Center. This annual event features performances from around the world and is a favorite among students, the community, and visitors.This year’s shows feature 18 different performances spanning Asia, the Pacific, Europe and the Americas.

Tickets are $12 for general admission, $5 for students, children and senior citizens, and can be purchased with cash or check at the Performing Arts Center Box Office from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, Tuesday through Friday. Advance ticket purchase is recommended as tickets typically sell out prior to the shows. For ticket information, contact the Box Office at (808) 932-7490. See the shows! See the world!

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

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