UH Hilo Interim Chancellor Marcia Sakai: The new College of Natural and Health Sciences will be established, effective July 1, 2018.
Athletic Director Pat Guillen: “Paul Matsuda’s legacy will live while benefiting our student-athletes and program.”
Dean Carolyn Ma: “Ultimately, our efforts will make an impact on patient care outcomes as Advocate Interprofessional Education filters through our healthcare education programs.”
The extraordinary talent, diversity, and inspiration of these fine scholars are beautifully captured in this photo essay of fall commencement by Bob Douglas.
An outstanding student, Anne Rivera is highly active in assisting new students at the university and is a writing intern in the Office of the Chancellor. She aspires to be a communication professor.
Travis Mandel came to UH Hilo to help design a new data science program. His long term goal is to have UH Hilo stand out on a national level.
The Certificate in Unmanned Aircraft Systems is the first step in the aeronautical science program at UH Hilo.
The students—U‘ilani Dasalla, Tynsl Kailimai, Ciarra-Lynn Parinas, and Leomanaolamaikalani Peleiholani-Blankenfeld—presented their research papers at the International Journal of Arts and Sciences conference in Rome earlier this month.
Leading one of 32 projects across the country funded by a NOAA grant to boost aquaculture, UH Hilo aquaculturist Maria Haws will head the Hawai‘i effort to assess the feasibility of forming a cooperative or other employee-owned corporation.
The new program will help produce a generation of big data scientists. This story is part of a series on curriculum and projects at UH Hilo focusing on sustainability issues.