Kumu Kekoa Harman and Kumu Pele Harman dedicated their time during a five-day residency at the Kennedy Center in D.C. to creating new teachings for their haumāna on Hawai‘i Island.
Associate Professor of Drama Justina Mattos is driven by a work ethos founded in the desire to shepherd collaboration between herself, students, and the local community at large.
Through the internship in U.S. Rep. Kai Kahele’s Hilo office, Leoshina Kariha hopes to gain experience working within government and apply it to a future position with the government of her homeland Papua New Guinea.
UH Hilo will receive $532,150 to fund 12 positions at the university’s School of Nursing.
Visiting UH Hilo were Governor Hidehiko Yuzaki and four others representing Hiroshima Prefecture, President Mutsuhiro Arinobu from Eikei University of Hiroshima, and the university’s Director of International Affairs Yuko Uesugi.
A group of UH Hilo psychology majors and an alum participated over the summer of 2021 in an internship program with military special operations health foundations.
Hawai‘i has a distinct culture, and the UH Hilo pharmacy students say that has led them to have unique perspectives on pharmacists’ roles in the community.
Kylan Constantino (Japan), Joshua Kosloski (11 countries with Semester at Sea), and Eric Pohlman (South Korea and Japan) are off on their global adventures supported through scholarships.