The 16-member search advisory committee includes representation from UH Hilo faculty, students, staff, the Hanakahi Native Hawaiian council and community leaders.
Leading one of 32 projects across the country funded by a NOAA grant to boost aquaculture, UH Hilo aquaculturist Maria Haws will head the Hawai‘i effort to assess the feasibility of forming a cooperative or other employee-owned corporation.
The HIPlan Competition is underway. A special category has been added this year for the best business plan cultivated by students at UH Hilo and Hawai‘i Community College.
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.
On the first Wednesday of each month during the semester, the fare for UH Hilo’s daily menu at the Campus Center Dining Room is 100 percent locally grown food.
A partnership between UH Community Colleges and UH Hilo, the project will use virtual tools to connect remote island campus locations in mentoring and coaching trainings for administrators and senior faculty.
Dennis Flemming will speak on rural development as it involves the efforts of diverse institutions and businesses to improve the quality of life for people in rural areas.
University of Hawai‘i at Hilo senior Bishop “Jed” Akao has been awarded the 2016-17 Yasuji Takasaki Memorial Scholarship by the Hilo Orchid Society.
THESIS DEFENSE SCHEDULE, Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science program.
With its increased sensitivity, the TMT will see closer objects in greater detail, and see new, farther away objects that have never been observed before.