PRESENTATION: Geologist Ken Hon to discuss evolution of Maunakea, Oct. 17

Professor Ken Hon will discuss the growth and evolution of Maunakea volcano and its complicated relationship with its nearby siblings Kohala and Maunaloa.

Maunakea
Maunakea with Maunaloa in the distance.
Ken Hon
Ken Hon in the field.

SPEAKER: Ken Hon, Professor of Geology and Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo.
TOPIC: The Growth and Evolution of Maunakea Volcano: A Geologic Story of Sibling Rivalry.
DATE: Tuesday, October 17, 2017.
TIME: 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
PLACE: Sciences & Technology Building, room #108, UH Hilo (campus map).

A Maunakea Speaker Series presentation. Free and open to the general public and the UH community.

Professor Ken Hon will discuss the growth and evolution of Maunakea volcano and its complicated relationship with its nearby siblings Kohala and Maunaloa. Is Maunakea volcano the tallest volcano in the world? Or is there another side of the story?