UH Hilo Happenings (January 19-25, 2020)

UH Hilo Happenings (January 19-25, 2020)

Aloha UH Hilo! We hope you all had a great first week of the semester! Here are the announcements for this week, January 19-25, 2020.

Kanilehua, UH Hilo’s Art and Literary Magazine, and Hohonu, UH Hilo’s Journal of Academic Writing, are both accepting submissions for their Spring 2020 issues. For more information, contact Kanilehua at uhhkani@hawaii.edu or Hohonu at hohonu@hawaii.edu. We look forward to seeing your work in these two campus publications!

UH Hilo Happenings is a weekly digest or collection of events and announcements, sent out by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs every Sunday, at 6:00 am, so you know what’s coming up this week. We include important dates and deadlines, opportunities to get involved, and announcements that may be helpful to you as a student. Listed below are a few events or activities that you might find interesting.

Important Dates

Monday, January 20, 2020

Holiday: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Holiday observed. Campus is closed.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Last day to Register or Add a Class
2:00pm
Location: Online via STAR GPS

Complete withdrawal not owing tuition
2:00pm
Location: Online via STAR GPS

Today is the last day to completely withdraw from classes without owing tuition. Student fees are still owed. If you register and decide not to attend, you must officially withdraw by this date. Failure to withdraw will result in a financial obligation to the UH System and may result in an “F” for the class(es) not attended. *Note: Student activity fees are not refunded unless the student is completely withdrawn from all campuses of the University of Hawai’i system on or before the last day of late registration (add period) as established at each institution. To drop all your UH Hilo classes, visit the Complete Withdrawal instructions hilo.hawaii.edu/registrar/makechanges.php . For more information, contact: uhhro@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7447

Events

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Doin Nuttin? Come on UP to Movie Night!
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: CC301
Valid Spring 2020 UH Hilo ID required
For more information, contact: uhhsac@hawaii.edu 8089327374

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Meet the Publications
9:00am – 1:00pm
Location: Library Lanai
For more information, contact: uhhkani@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7370

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Meet the Publications
9:00am – 1:00pm
Location: Library Lanai
For more information, contact: uhhkani@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7370

Saturday, January 25, 2020

25th Annual UH Hilo Hoʻolauleʻa
12:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: Performing Arts Center Parking Lot
This family-friendly, fun event is free and open to the public. There will be a variety of food, great giveaways, spectacular performances and entertainment, diverse crafts, carnival style games, inflatables, and other activities for keiki!
Featuring:
– The Steppas
– One Rhythm
– Media Music
For more information, contact: uhhoolau@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7365

Announcements

Looking for a mobile way to stay connected? One of the best ways to stay in touch with what is happening on the UH Hilo campus, including buying & selling, lost & found, housing, ride sharing, and more, is to download the UH Hilo app from the App Store or Google Play. Visit http://uhhilo.campusapp.com for more information.