Ulumauahi “Ulu” Keali‘ikanaka‘oleohaililani is the first steward and educator for Kūkūau Forest on Hawai‘i Island.
The Kruschel LGBTQ+ Endowed Scholarship for students who identify as LGBTQ+ is a first for the UH System and UH Hilo, which is one of the most diverse universities in the nation.
UH Hilo environmental studies major Saxony Charlot drew the ‘akepa with ‘ohelo berries, partially inspired by her experiences in the field, but also inspired by a biologist who suggested this lesser-known ecological pairing.
For the next two years, Shayla Waiki will be project coordinator at a nonprofit working on Hawai‘i cesspool and wastewater issues.
U.S. News and World Report 2023 Best Colleges ranks UH Hilo one of the nation’s most ethnically diverse campuses, tying for the top spot with Andrews University in Michigan.
Hawai‘i has a distinct culture, and the UH Hilo pharmacy students say that has led them to have unique perspectives on pharmacists’ roles in the community.
The upcoming episode of Wailau, a storytelling series produced by UH Hilo, will be staged live in front of an audience on campus, Nov. 18. Storytellers will explore new beginnings, life changes, fresh starts and adventures.