UH Hilo has established more than 20 gender-neutral bathrooms throughout the campus, including at residence halls, Student Life Center and other key buildings.
The new Emergency Operations Center allows for a faster response to the safety and security needs of the campus community.
In the four years since the start of the campus-wide suicide prevention program, organizers have seen a noted increase in students seeking help through counseling services, support groups, and other campus resources.
UH Hilo Journalism Symposium held on Saturday provided students interested in the field of communication a wealth of information and support.
Food waste and recycling, baseline accounting to measure progress, energy reduction measures, and ways of better engaging the campus community to participate in sustainability efforts were discussed at statewide summit.
Throughout the night at UH Hilo, activities held on the Campus Center Plaza honored those affected by cancer.
This year’s summit is focusing on internal, collaborative practices of the 10-campus UH System so that UH can collectively become more sustainable and “a smarter, more effective institution.”
Existing light fixtures in classrooms, offices, and hallways are being replaced or retrofitted with energy efficient LED lights.