UH Hilo Athletic Director Patrick Guillen says that while setting up covid protocols has been a team effort, Head Trainer Kensei Gibbs “has really stepped up with so many things” and is worthy of special recognition.
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 new open-air café project was done by work crews from UH Hilo Auxiliary Services. Gene Harada, a carpentry instructor at Hawai‘i Community College, collaborated with the auxiliary team to transform the area.
Michael Childers started at UH Hilo as a student in the late 1980s and then earned his master of education in educational technology from UH Mānoa in 2012 (while working full time at UH Hilo). He was a long-time participant and mentor in the Marine Option Program at UH Hilo and statewide.
UH Hilo welcomed 11 new faculty and staff at a virtual Fall Welcome event on August 19, 2020, via Zoom.
A student-led initiative has increased electric car charging stations on the UH Hilo campus from two to 10. Auxiliary Services staff designed and implemented an installation plan that substantially cut costs.