Kaiulani Kamau, a kinesiology and exercise sciences major, and Raelyn Eckret, a geology major, join 629 international students for a 112-day educational visit to 15 cities in 12 countries on a voyage around the world.
The addition of the new course is vital because specialized drug preparation requires advanced knowledge and experience not typically taught in the curriculum.
Manulani Aluli-Meyer, former UH Hilo associate professor of education and world scholar-practitioner of Hawaiian and indigenous epistemology, will teach a course on Hawaiian health and well-being and another on cultural competencies.
UH Hilo’s permanent membership in the program will allow graduate and undergraduate students enhanced opportunities to take courses and conduct research in Costa Rica.
The class will focus on inhaled drug therapy, an important aspect of modern medicine.
The documentary was part of a film assignment that called for students to document someone with an interesting job or someone who came to New York from a unique place.
The course promises to immerse haumana (students) in a Hawaiian place-based course that will increase their understanding of Hawai‘i, Hawaiian culture, and self-identity and community responsibilities.
The new course is an important addition to the Department of Geography and Environmental Science as part of the department’s new area focus in geospatial tools and technology.
Team Hoku from UH Hilo has won the 2015 Imagine Cup Pitch Video Challenge in the Games Category. The team will now move on to the next challenges for the worldwide 2015 Imagine Cup contest.
Following a period of healing and recovery, the animal was brought back to Hawaiʻi Island where it was released in Keaukaha.