With Reid Kubo’s impressive leadership from the onset of the pandemic, the IT team ensured that access to integral components of the pharmacy program have remained accessible to students.
The knowledge gained by students in the new UH Hilo program is particularly valuable during the pandemic. Micronesians and Samoans have been the largest ethnic cluster of infections in the state.
Karen Kopera-Frye has been recommended for approval by President David Lassner as UH Hilo’s dean for the College of Arts and Sciences effective Dec. 28, 2020, following public posting on the Sept. 17 UH Board of Regents meeting agenda.
UH Hilo Vice Chancellor Kristen Roney has announced that the spring 2021 semester will be mostly online with a few exceptions. The spring 2021 schedule will include information on which courses will require an in-person component.
Despite dance instructor Kea Kapahua’s years of training and teaching, moving her dance classes online was not something that came naturally. But she’s up for the challenge this fall, fearlessly teaching her students completely through virtual platforms.
UH Hilo has adapted peer tutoring sessions—which offer students help in writing, science, and math—to fit with the “new normal” of virtual instruction with Zoom.