UH Hilo panel discussion to explore human trafficking issues

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Date: Friday, March 31, 2017
Contact: Alyson Kakugawa-Leong, (808) 932-7669

For Immediate Release

The University of Hawai╩╗i at Hilo hosts a panel discussion on the ethical and political issues associated with human trafficking on Tuesday, April 18, at 5:15 p.m. in UCB Room 100. The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.

Human Trafficking: A Global, National & Local Issue will include panel participants Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, First Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for the County of Hawai╩╗i Dale Ross, and Dr. Celia Bardwell-Jones, associate professor of philosophy and chair of the Gender & WomenÔÇÖs Studies Program at UH Hilo.

The event is sponsored by the UH Hilo Women's Center, American Association of University Women, UH Hilo Gender & Women's Studies, County of Hawai╩╗i Office of the Prosecuting Attorney, and the Office of Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard.

For more information, contact Lehua Haissoun at 932-7380 or email lmcclung@hawaii.edu. For disability accommodation, contact Disability Services at 932-7623 (V) or 932-7002 (TTY).

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