Aaron “Kilohana” Hirano is a ’94 grad of Kamehameha Schools and received his bachelor of arts in Hawaiian studies from UH Hilo.
Joshua Tarbox became a Peace Corps Education volunteer after graduating from UH Hilo in 2014; he’s now helping a Samoan village with sustainable fish farming.
Members of the UH Hilo chapter are active in community wellness programs and health fairs, and have successfully lobbied the state for pharmacy students to receive intern licenses.
Silva started her journey into research and discovery when she received a NASA Hawai‘i Space Grant Consortium fellowship award in 2015.
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.”
Student pharmacists will be able to earn a certificate in healthcare leadership or a certificate in health science research.
The soprano says the recital—classics and Broadway favorites—is a stepping stone to her goal of pursuing a master degree in vocal performance in 2017.