Seri Luangphinith has spent years conducting extensive research into the history of Korean immigrants to Hawai‘i Island. Her published research not only unveils past mysteries about the island’s Korean immigrants, but connects local Korean families to their ancestors.
The website has information about the U.S. Constitution including links to resources and literature on the topic, an essay by a constitutional scholar, and international students sharing their thoughts on democratic systems.
The director GB Hajim started working on the script with former film students, cast one as the lead, asked for guidance from a communication prof, and cast a drama prof as the other protagonist. The result? A creative psychological drama that explores the resiliency of women.
The art exhibit is sponsored by the UH Hilo art and philosophy departments in collaboration with the Volcano Art Center where the show is being held Sept. 11 through Oct. 1.
The UH Hilo Center for Community Engagement is launching a student leadership program founded by the Bonner Foundation, which has a mission to transform students, communities, and campuses through service.
Filmed over the summer, the UH Hilo production of Banyan is debuting on Sept. 11 because the central character in the play is dealing with the trauma and fallout from the tragic event.
Anya Benavides will focus primarily finishing a report on UH Hilo’s sustainability performance, coordinate students club activities, help establish certificate in sustainability program, and coordinate sustainability/food security with the UH System.
Meriah Nichols, in the UH Hilo counseling psychology graduate program, will help advise the Hawai‘i Division of Vocational Rehabilitation regarding its performance as an agency.