Homegrown talent: UH Hilo faculty and staff featured in UH alumni magazine

The theme of the fall issue is homegrown talent, and several UH Hilo faculty and staff are featured.

Cover of UH Alumni Magazine Fall 2016 with woman pictured, forest in background.
Cover of the fall 2016 UH alumni magazine.
Kaiu Kimura and Larry Kimura stand in front of 'Imiloa Astronomy Center.
Kaʻiu Kimura, executive director of UH Hilo ʻImiloa Astronomy Center, and her uncle and mentor Associate Professor Larry Kimura, two pillars of the UH Hilo community, are featured in the fall 2016 UH alumni magazine.

The University of Hawaiʻi Foundation and the University of Hawaiʻi Alumni Association present the fall 2016 issue of University of Hawaiʻi Magazine for alumni and friends.

The theme of the issue is homegrown talent, and several UH Hilo faculty and staff are featured including Kaʻiu Kimura, executive director of UH Hilo ʻImiloa Astronomy Center, and her uncle, Associate Professor Larry Kimura, two pillars of the UH Hilo community.

LARRY KIMURA Associate professor, Hawaiian language and Hawaiian studies, Ka Haka ‘Ula O Ke‘elikōlani College of Hawaiian Language. UH Hilo BA anthropology 1969, Mānoa; MA Hawaiian language and literature 2002, PhD Hawaiian and indigenous language and culture revitalization 2012, Hilo.

KA‘IU KIMURA Executive director, ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center of Hawai‘i. BA Hawaiian studies 2000, MA Hawaiian language and literature 2009, Hilo

UH Hilo Director of Global Education Carolina Lam —and her 2016 Fulbright International Education Administrators Award—is also featured.

CAROLINA LAM, BA anthropology and economics ’98, Hilo.

The bi-annual magazine highlights exciting news from UH’s 10 campuses and celebrates UH alumni accomplishments.

Read the fall 2016 issue of UH Magazine (PDF) or in the online reader.

A page from the magazine with photo of Carolina Lam and a short article.
UH Hilo Director of Global Education Carolina Lam—and her 2016 Fulbright International Education Administrators Award—is featured in the alumni magazine.

 

-Adapted from UH System News.