Hohonu - A Journal of Academic Writing

Aloha Vulcans! Welcome to Hohonu. We are your student-run academic journal. We are a program under the Board of Student Publications, and we are excited to serve you. If you are interested in getting involved you can contact us at hohonu@hawaii.edu. To submit your work, please visit our submission page for more detailed information. Please feel free to email us with your questions or to schedule an appointment.

Submissions for the 2023-2024 volume of the Hohonu Academic Journal are closed. Check back here or follow us on Instagram to stay informed and find out when you can submit your work to be considered for publication in the 2024-2025 volume.

Pick up a 2022-2023 Hohonu Academic Journal at any publication stand around campus.

Mission Statement

Hohonu is a journal of academic writing published for and by the students of the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo. Hohonu strives for excellence in producing a product reflective of the student body, their talents and interests. Hohonu encourages scholars to show pride in their work, providing them with the opportunity to have their work published and the opportunity to read the work of their peers. It is the aim of Hohonu to facilitate in sharing of quality academic writing and to exist as a reference for students looking to learn something about writing, a new subject, an attitude, or perhaps even themselves.

Seeking Members

We are looking to fill staff positions for the 2024-2025 school year. If you are interested and want to join the Hohonu Team, please complete our online application