The grant from the Japan Foundation for Promotion of Astronomy will subsidize roundtrip bus transportation for all eligible Hawaiʻi Island classes to visit ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center.
The tree follows a new theme being explored at ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center: the intersection of paper folding and science.
Chad Kālepa Baybayan, who is both a master navigator and navigator-in-residence at UH Hilo’s ʻImiloa Astronomy Center, says a lot of people don’t know the extent of UH’s involvement in Mālama Honua.
On board is Chad Kalepa Baybayan, navigator-in-residence for the ʻImiloa Astronomy Center at UH Hilo.
Announced by President Obama at the White House Astronomy Night in DC: ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center will partner with eight of the world’s leading observatories on Maunakea to offer Hawai‛i residents free guided tours into the observatories.
In the seventh grade, “Cesi” Haʻo came to the realization that she could be both a scientist and a pono Hawaiian.
The Kupa ‘Āina Summer Bridge program, a collaboration between Kamehameha Schools, UH Hilo and the State Department of Education, prepares students for success in their first year of college.
The Monty Richards award will be used for ‘Imiloa’s Maunakea Education Initiative to further its leadership, teaching, program development and community engagement.
Celebrating Museums Month: The month-long celebration of island museums gives local residents the opportunity to experience—at very low cost—the rich resources of Hawai‘i Island found in zoos, gardens, science centers and more.
UH Hilo welcomes new faculty and staff at the 2015 Chancellor’s Fall Welcome.