UH Hilo Chancellor’s Column- July 2024

Reflections on my five years at UH Hilo I started my tenure as chancellor at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo five years ago this month. When I arrived in July 2019, I found a campus community hard at work preparing to develop a new strategic plan. I knew my first...

Government Affairs Committee Update – June 2024

Legislative Wrap Up The Chamber and GAC hosted State Senators Lorraine Inouye and Tim Richards along with State Representatives Greggor Ilagan, Mark Nakashima, and Chris Todd for a Legislative Wrap Up on May 30th. They discussed some of the accomplishments made in the...

UH Hilo Chancellor’s Column – May 2024

Community Outreach: UH Hilo marketing students survey local businesses about current outlooksStudents in a marketing class at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo completed a survey over spring semester with 105 local restaurant and accommodation businesses to learn more...

UH Hilo Chancellor’s Monthly Column – April 2024

UH Hilo’s new and expanded degree programs answer workforce needs, improve life for all Our mission at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo is to challenge our students to reach their highest academic potential, and as an extension of that, to improve the quality of life...

Government Affairs Committee Update – March 2024

2024 State Legislature + County Bill 121 The State Legislature is in session again and working on a multitude of bills. Over 3000 were introduced this year, and while many have been killed or deferred, there are several bills still making their way through the House...