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UH Grad Students Denounce Presidential Selection Process, Ask Regents to Start Over ©PF Bentley/Civil Beat

UH Grad Students Denounce Presidential Selection Process, Ask Regents to Start Over

The Graduate Student Organization of the University of Hawaii at Manoa is not happy with the way the Board of Regents has handled its search for the next UH president

DBEDT Forecasts Stable Economic Growth for Hawaii

The state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism projects stable economic growth in 2014 and beyond.

VIDEO: Gary Hooser Speaks Out at Kauai’s Anti-GMO March

Thousands have taken to the streets of Lihue this Sunday chanting “No More GMO.” Dubbed the Mana March, residents are…
OHA Donates $.5M to Native Hawaiian Career Readiness Efforts

OHA Donates $.5M to Native Hawaiian Career Readiness Efforts

Pacific Business News reports that the Office of Hawaiian Affairs has given half a million dollars to a local nonprofit…
VIDEO: Ala Wai Canal — Hawaii’s Biggest Mistake?

VIDEO: Ala Wai Canal — Hawaii’s Biggest Mistake?

Historical photos and an interview with historian DeSoto Brown tell the story of the Ala Wai Canal.
VIDEO: Canal Builders Didn’t Look To The Future

VIDEO: Canal Builders Didn’t Look To The Future

The Ala Wai Canal was envisioned as the "Venice of the Pacific," a suburban oasis for locals.
UH Students Turning to Sugar Daddies To Pay for School?

UH Students Turning to Sugar Daddies To Pay for School?

Scholarships and financial aid don’t always cut it.  So, when it comes to paying for tuition, some students at the…

Librarians: C’mon Publishers, Sell Us Your E-Books

The state librarian’s report Tuesday touted a national push for three of the world’s largest publishers to sell e-books to…

Budget Update

Capitol Watch reports:  House and Senate conferees, including the chairs of Ways and Means and Finance,…