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2014 Press Releases and Articles

April 9, 2014 - UH West O'ahu student teams garner awards in national competitions

April 4, 2014 - UH West O'ahu Sustainability Speakers Series presents Dr. Brandon Ledward

April 3, 2014 - UH West O'ahu offers free Summer Music Works song-writing program to select O'ahu high school students

April 1, 2014 - UH West O'ahu Distinguished Visiting Scholar Dr. Robert G. Moeller to discuss postwar Germany April 14

March 27, 2014 - UH West O'ahu campus community to "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month April 9

March 25, 2014 - UH West O'ahu Library to host Go for Broke exhibit honoring the stories of Japanese American soldiers during World War II

March 24, 2014 - UH West O'ahu awarded nearly quarter million dollar Office of Naval Research grant for STEM Center of Excellence

March 10, 2014 - UH West O'ahu welcomes Distinguished Visiting Scholar Tadashi Nakamura Director of award-winning Jake: Shimabukuro: Life on Four Strings documentary to host screening and discussion on March 19

March 7, 2014 - UH West O'ahu Chancellor Rockne Freitas awarded prestigious honor

March 6, 2014 - UH West O'ahu Sustainability Speaker Series to host sustainablity educator Dr. Koh Ming Wei

Feb. 27, 2014 - UH West O'ahu to host prominent writers in "Local Voices, Local Literature" speaker series

Jan. 30, 2014 - UH West O'ahu professor, South African native publishes Future Primal, a book about the search for the best way to live

2013 Press Releases and Articles

Dec. 10, 2013 - Commencement ceremony for UH West O'ahu Saturday, Dec. 14, 4 p.m., UH West O'ahu Lower Courtyard - Senator Michelle Kidani to deliver keynote address

Dec. 5, 2013 - UH West O'ahu professor contributes comparative feminist chapter to new book

Dec. 3, 2013 - UH West O'ahu to start first-ever concert band this spring - All O'ahu high school students, UH West O'ahu students and community members with band experience may apply

Nov. 7, 2013 - UH West O'ahu to offer new Bachelor of Education degrees in Middle-Level and Secondary Education this spring - Programs designed to address the need for Central and Leeward O'ahu area teachers                                                  

Oct. 30, 2013 - UH West O'ahu to host Distinguished Visiting Scholar Dr. Pasi Sahlberg

Oct. 14, 2013 - UH West O'ahu hosts Chamber Music Hawai'i in first-ever concert series in West O'ahu

Aug. 14, 2013 - UH West O'ahu professor discusses work of Australian writer

Aug. 14, 2013 - UAH donates $10,000 to UH West O'ahu Risk Managment certificate program

July 10, 2013 - UH West O'ahu to host internationally acclaimed Reggio Emilia exhibit
"The Wonder of Learning" illustrates "the hundred languages of children"

July 1, 2013 - Information Security and Assurance degree to begin this fall
Courses in digital forensics, modern cyber conflicts, proactive system security at UHWO, Honolulu CC

April 30, 2013 - UH West O'ahu Education Division earns national accreditation

April 29 2013 - UH West O'ahu commencement ceremony Saturday, May 4
Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui to deliver keynote address

March 20, 2013 - UH West O'ahu offers summer song writing program for high school students
Summer Music Works is a free program for high school juniors and seniors

Feb. 28, 2013 - UHWO 3rd annual Hawai'i Undergraduate Philosophy Conference a success

Feb. 8, 2013 - Enter the UH West O'ahu Alma Mater Contest

Feb. 7, 2013 - UH West O'ahu's Dr. Brenda Machosky publishes well-reviewed book on allegory