Estrella’s top priorities are to enable student-athletes to achieve graduation; ensure athletics program is compliant with NCAA, PacWest and UH Hilo rules and regs; and to improve community engagement.
Professor Chris Freuh (non de plume Christopher Bartley) recently published the 7th novel in his Ross Duncan series, Every Secret Thing.
The addition of the new course is vital because specialized drug preparation requires advanced knowledge and experience not typically taught in the curriculum.
Manulani Aluli-Meyer, former UH Hilo associate professor of education and world scholar-practitioner of Hawaiian and indigenous epistemology, will teach a course on Hawaiian health and well-being and another on cultural competencies.
UH Hilo’s permanent membership in the program will allow graduate and undergraduate students enhanced opportunities to take courses and conduct research in Costa Rica.
The class will focus on inhaled drug therapy, an important aspect of modern medicine.
The documentary was part of a film assignment that called for students to document someone with an interesting job or someone who came to New York from a unique place.
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The course promises to immerse haumana (students) in a Hawaiian place-based course that will increase their understanding of Hawai‘i, Hawaiian culture, and self-identity and community responsibilities.
When an independent filmmaker arrived in town to do a video story on the historic Honoka‘a People’s Theater, he turned to the UH Hilo Heritage Center for archived photos and historical perspective.