Ten astronomy students at UH Hilo went on a lab field trip to Maunakea where they practiced their astrophotography skills and captured spectacular photos of the night sky.
UH Hilo offers two teacher credentialing programs: the School of Education and Kahuawaiola Teacher Education Program.
Planners are working on a model for a sustainability certificate program that complements current campus curricula: 29 courses have been designated as focusing on sustainability, a couple of dozen more are under evaluation.
UH Hilo has three learning gardens on campus where students apply what they are learning in a class on sustainable agriculture.
UH Hilo ranked 66 among Best Regional Universities West, placing it in the top 47 percent in the category.
For his final exam in an introductory theatre course, Randon Jack did a performance piece about the threat of rising sea levels on his homeland atoll of Majuro that brought tears to his professor’s eyes.
New faculty and staff were welcomed to the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo campus at the 2017 Campus Fall Welcome event Sept. 6.
Faculty at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo who have received tenure and/or promotion this year were recognized at the 2017 Fall Welcome event held on Sept 6.
Students learn the scientific concepts behind climate change and then analyze current and future impacts, challenges, and opportunities.
University officials are hoping that the three renovated classrooms will spark discussions regarding what kind of technology, flexible furniture, and writing surfaces will cultivate collaboration and active learning.