Record-setting space travel simulation gets underway. Six astronaut-like crew members said their final good byes on October 15, 2014 as they entered an isolated domed habitat for eight months, for the longest space travel simulation conducted on U.S. soil.
Kathy Cooksey (shown here standing behind two of her students at the Subaru Telescope on Maunakea) is young, hip, ambitious and an accomplished scientist — and she’s chosen Hilo as her forever home.
Jairus Mahoe says volunteer service fosters appreciation for humanity, beyond self-interest. And it can lead to unlocking greater depths of compassion.
The funds will finance the construction of a new building that will include classrooms, teaching and research laboratories, offices and related spaces in accordance with Accreditation Council of Pharmacy Education standards and guidelines.
Candidates interested in the scholarship were required to have a career goal to work in the broadcast industry in Hawai‘i.
Campus events include guest speakers, safe zone training, movie night, and finish with a Drag Show. Typically, this annual event is celebrated on one day; this is the first time UH Hilo will be holding events for a full week.
Beverly Ann Gorospe says the Kupa ‘Āina Summer Bridge program was one of the best experiences of her life.
Student Tiana Wai describes mentoring as a meaningful opportunity for self-development and personal growth for both mentor and student.
Theresa-Regina Rivera and Mark Jones will be featured in the upcoming film ‘Ike, Knowledge is Everywhere, a documentary about the education system in Hawai‘i. The film will have its premier at the Hawai‘i International Film Festival in November.
Patrick Gorong, a marine science major, gets on the job training as an oyster hatchery technician at the UH Hilo Pacific Aquaculture and Coastal Resources Center.