Hohonu - A Journal of Academic Writing

Aloha Vulcans! Hohonu is diligently working to provide the best quality publication and services during these uncertain times. To ensure the safety of our members Hohonu is currently teleworking. The best way to contact Hohonu with any questions or to schedule an appointment please do so via email at hohonu@hawaii.edu. Once the journals arrive, the Hohonu team will be putting them up on our new publication stands that can be found around campus. However, if you are not able to pick one up please fill out this google form to have one mailed to you.

Submissions for the Spring 2022 edition are now open. To submit your work please visit our submissions form page for detailed information.

Hohonu is gearing up for the year and we are planning on holding our cover art contest again!! Please be on the lookout here for more information as it becomes available in Fall 2021.

Currently accepting applications for the 2021-2022 academic year. You can find our application here, please turn it in to Campus Center 210 or email it to Maile at boggeln@hawaai.edu.

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 2021-2022 school year. If you are interested and want to join the Hohonu Team, fill out an application (PDF) or pick up a form in the Campus Center Office in Room 210 or email it to Maile at boggeln@hawaii.edu.