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.
Come celebrate UH Hilo’s 20th Annual Ho‘olaule‘a! There will be a variety of food, great prizes, spectacular performances and entertainment, diverse crafts, carnival style games, inflatables, and other activities for keiki. This family fun event is free and open to the public.
And Happy New Year!!
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.
The new course is an important addition to the Department of Geography and Environmental Science as part of the department’s new area focus in geospatial tools and technology.
Team Hoku from UH Hilo has won the 2015 Imagine Cup Pitch Video Challenge in the Games Category. The team will now move on to the next challenges for the worldwide 2015 Imagine Cup contest.