About 400 students have been employed at the UH Hilo Pacific Aquaculture and Coastal Resources Center since workforce training started there in 2008.
David Arakawa is currently measuring gene sequences across a diverse set of avian species. He’ll be continuing his work as a graduate student this fall in the Tropical Conservation and Environmental Science program at UH Hilo.
Lindsay Johnson expresses her excitement at being part of the 2018 Spring Semester at Sea program and tells how she got there.
The public comments will help in the drafting the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed new land authorization.
The authors sought a better understanding of why conservationists and natural resource managers have lost ground in the past 20 years in relation to lucrative development properties funded at rates faster than the human population growth rate.
The Smithsonian’s Global Genome Initiative has provided funding for UH Hilo graduate student Jeffery Stallman to gather tissue samples and analyze DNA from all native plants in the Compositae (daisy family) found on Hawai‘i Island.
UH Hilo Hawaiian language kumu Larry Kimura and Kanani Māka‘imoku were honored for their leadership in reviving and teaching ‘ōlelo Hawai‘i.
The discussion, part of an annual UH conference on sustainability, was led by Hawaiian cultural practitioners, a research scientist, and a land manager.
The first two people featured in the “Humans of UH Hilo” series are student Juvette Kahawaiʻi and student-athlete Randan Berinobis.
The highlight of the festival was a lion dance, the first ever performed at the annual event.