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University of Hawaii-West Oahu

UH Manoa Has Failed To Cut Energy Use. So Now What? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

UH Manoa Has Failed To Cut Energy Use. So Now What?

The University of Hawaii is hoping a new focus on renewables will finally help it meet energy consumption goals it set years ago.
House Higher Ed Leader Takes Aim At UH Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2016

House Higher Ed Leader Takes Aim At UH

The nearly two dozen bills introduced by Rep. Isaac Choy may be indicative of a larger sense of frustration with the university.
Lucky We Live In Hawaii, Where College Can Be Affordable Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lucky We Live In Hawaii, Where College Can Be Affordable

A ProPublica database uses federal student aid data to compare college affordability across the country for low-income students. Hawaii’s flagship public university stacks up well.

Peter Apo: The Last Telescope Courtesy TMT International Observatory

Peter Apo: The Last Telescope

I am convinced we will find a way to link arms in the name of humanity and share one of the greatest endeavors in the history of the world.
UH Pitches Innovative Plan to Lawmakers to Respond to Large Financial Crisis

UH Pitches Innovative Plan to Lawmakers to Respond to Large Financial Crisis

State legislators grilled university officials about their spending priorities and new budget plan at a briefing Friday.
Why is a Hawaii Agency for Researchers Managing a Construction Project? PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Why is a Hawaii Agency for Researchers Managing a Construction Project?

Lawmakers question the research agency's role at the West Oahu campus.
Hawaii Universities Pile on the Fees, Bumping Up Students’ Bills

Hawaii Universities Pile on the Fees, Bumping Up Students’ Bills

University officials say the fees cover important student programming.
UH Seeks Another $15 Million From Legislature

UH Seeks Another $15 Million From Legislature

Money would reward performance in key areas including graduation rates and increased local attendance.
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