UH Hilo Happenings (February 9-15, 2020)

UH Hilo Happenings (February 9-15, 2020)

Aloha UH Hilo Students,

Here are the events for this upcoming week. For full details of these upcoming events, visit hilo.hawaii.edu/news


Monday, February 10, 2020

News and Brews by Ke Kalahea
10:00am – 2:00pm
Location: Campus Center room 202-A
Come talk story with Ke Kalahea! We are your student newspaper! For more information, contact: uhhkk@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7372

Entrepreneurship Spotlight: KTA’s Mountain Apple Brand
3:00pm – 4:30pm
Location: Multipurpose Room 101
Executive VP of KTA Superstores Derek Kurisu will discuss his career path, how he created the Mountain Apple Brand, and opportunities for aspiring entrepreneurs in the food and agricultural industry.Special Restrictions: RSVP to Helen Tien, htien@hawaii.edu. For more information, contact: htien@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7272

Relay for Life: Team Captain Meeting
5:30pm – 6:30pm
Location: Campus Center 306
Calling all UH Hilo Relay for Life Team Captains! It is time to start planning for this year’s annual Relay for Life event on campus! Colleges Against Cancer will be hosting Team Captain meetings every week to help team captains plan for the event. Anyone who is interested in Relay for Life is welcome to attend. For more information, please contact uhhccs@hawaii.edu. For disability accommodations, please contact Maile Boggeln at (TTY) at boggeln@hawaii.edu or 808.932.7796 (TTY) at least ten business days in advance.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Mindfulness w/ Devi
11:00am – 11:30am
Location: Student Services Center, Counseling Center Room E-203
This weekly session will help students learn simple practices to relieve stress, increase focus, and experience peace in your everyday life. Free to all students, faculty and staff. Hosted by Devi Stone, certified mediation teacher for 6 years. Drop-ins welcome. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a pillow or mat (if available). Contact SHWP@hawaii.edu for disability accommodations. Hope to see you there! For more information, contact: shwp@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7460

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Pride Hilo Club Meeting
11:00am – 12:00pm
Location: Student Services Center E-215 (LGBTQ+ Center & Women’s Center Lounge)
Pride Hilo Club Meeting. Snacks provided, while supplies last.
Remaining Meetings: Friday 02/28, Wednesday 03/11, Friday 03/27, Wednesday 04/08, Friday 04/24, Wednesday 05/06
Pride Hilo: LGBTQ+ Vulcans Assemble #vulcansforlgbtq . For more information, contact: pride@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7380

Brown Bag with Bonnie
12:00pm – 1:00pm
Location: SSC W-201
Join Chancellor Bonnie Irwin for “Brown Bag with Bonnie.” Bring your lunch for this informal, talk story gathering. A faculty/staff event. For more information, contact: alyson@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7339

Haumana Hou Lounge – Hosted by FYE
5:00pm – 7:00pm
Location: SSC W-201
Stop by the Student Services Center room W-201 every Wednesday for a relaxing place to study! We’ll be open from 5:00pm – 7:00pm. Special Restrictions: UH Hilo with validated student ID. For more information, contact: uhhfye@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7384

Black History Month Documentary Series: Episode 3 of 6
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: UCB 100
Black History Month Documentary Series
The African-Americans: Many Rivers to Cross
PBS Documentary Series with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
6 episode series over 6 Wednesdays starting January 29th and running through March 4th
Episode 3: Into the Fire (1862-1896)
Doors open at 6pm, screening starts at 6:15pm. Popcorn/Snacks provided, while supplies last. Hosted by the Black History Month Committee, the Office of Equal Opportunity, The History Department and the History Club. Open to the public. For disability accommodations, please contact eeoaa@hawaii.edu or (808) 932-7642 at least seven (7) business days in advance. This is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution, the University of Hawai’i at Hilo is a campus of the University of Hawai’i System. For more information, contact: eeoaa@hawaii.edu Jennifer Stotter

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Party Hearty at Karaoke!
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: CC301
Aloha Vulcans! Come on up to CC301 and sing your hearts out at karaoke night! Enjoy music, a photo booth, refreshments, and sushi… THAT’S RIGHT SUSHI (musubis will be served as well)! Must present a valid Spring 2020 UH Hilo ID, food and refreshments while supplies last! Special Restrictions: Must present a valid UH Hilo ID to enter. For more information, contact: uhhsac@gmail.com 8089327374

Friday, February 14, 2020

SAC DIY Candy Bouquets
3:30pm – 5:30pm
Location: CC Plaza
Come down to CC Plaza on Friday, February 14th from 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM to make a candy rose bouquet and Valentines card for someone special on Valentines Day. Supplies, food, and refreshments will be provided while supplies last. Special Restrictions: Must have a validated Spring 2020 student ID to participate. For more information, contact: uhhsac@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7796

Target Shuttles – Hosted by FYE
4:30pm – 7:00pm
Location: SSC W-201
FYE provides this round trip shuttle to Hilo’s Target. Join us Friday – except during spring break and good Friday. The shuttle meeting location is in the Student Services Center (SSC) W-201 at 4:30 PM. This service is free to all UH Hilo students with a valid ID! For more information, contact: uhhfye@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7384


-Mandatory Advising (Freshman ʻEleu)
-Volunteers Needed for Science Olympiad Tournament
-Science Olympiad Regional Competition Volunteers Needed
-Science Olympiad Regional Competition Volunteers Needed
-Vision Board Relaxation Station Event
-University Radio Hilo General Manager Position Vacancy
-Vulcan Video Production General Manager Position Vacancy
-International Nights Tickets on Sale Now!
-Apply for the 2020-2021 UHHSA Student Election
-Summer Study Abroad Programs
-Study Abroad Application Deadline: March 1
-2020-21 UH Common Scholarship App Available October 1st
-UH Hilo Relay for Life Committee Positions Open
-2019-2020 RISO Registration Open
-HAPA (Hawaii Association of Public Accountants) Scholarships
-2020-21 FAFSA Available October 1st
-Walk-In Wednesdays

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.