Even with arrival of the coronavirus disruption and the development of a “new normal,” the university had an immensely successful 2019-2020 academic year, filled with accomplishments, accolades, milestones, and celebrations.
UH Hilo presents the 2020 Recognition and Awards Celebration via a commemorative video hosted by Chancellor Bonnie D. Irwin.
The video will include over 730 submissions from students, faculty, and staff, and congratulatory messages from Chancellor Bonnie D. Irwin and the deans of each college.
The dean of the College of Business and Economics praises Helen Tien as organized, knowledgeable, proactive but consultative, going above and beyond the call of duty to get things done.
The CDC now recommends wearing cloth face coverings in public settings, and the UH Hilo community is pitching in to sew masks.
Watch the “Lā Honua-Earth Day 2020 Kauhale Video Project,” where members of Hawai‘i Community College and UH Hilo campuses share testimonials addressing the simple but profound question: What does Lā Honua-Earth Day mean to you?
Francis Ray Cristobal is recognized by the UH Hilo Chancellor’s Executive Council as a Quintessential University Citizen. Currently, he’s helping the university switch to online teaching during the coronavirus health crisis.