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University Not Liable For Death Of Construction Worker At Football Field, UH Official Says Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

University Not Liable For Death Of Construction Worker At Football Field, UH Official Says

Updated: UH also defended its decision to have two contractors finish work on the stadium rather than hiring a third.

UH Will Test Sewage At 11 Dorms This Fall To Help Prevent COVID-19 Outbreaks Cory Lum/Civil Beat

UH Will Test Sewage At 11 Dorms This Fall To Help Prevent COVID-19 Outbreaks

Sewage testing can provide “real-time detection” of the virus that causes COVID-19.

University Of Hawaii Officials Push Back Against Proposed Budget Cuts Cory Lum/Civil Beat

University Of Hawaii Officials Push Back Against Proposed Budget Cuts

The system could still see about $90 million in federal relief funds, half of which must be distributed as grants to students.

Ige Names 3 To UH Board Of Regents Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ige Names 3 To UH Board Of Regents

The 11-member board is tasked with overseeing the 10-campus University of Hawaii system.

COVID-19 Cluster Reported At UH Manoa Student Housing Cory Lum/Civil Beat

COVID-19 Cluster Reported At UH Manoa Student Housing

The 10 students associated with the cluster have been moved to off-campus isolation rooms in a hotel.

Pay Of UH Executives Restored After Temporary Cuts Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

Pay Of UH Executives Restored After Temporary Cuts

University of Hawaii President David Lassner plans to cut his own pay by 20%.

University of Hawaii Faculty Union Sues Ige Over Furlough Plans

University of Hawaii Faculty Union Sues Ige Over Furlough Plans

Gov. David Ige said Wednesday that furloughs for state workers — which were set to begin in January — are being delayed, but he hasn’t given a new start date.

Hawaii Gov. David Ige: There’s No Money To ‘Sustain Government As It Existed’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Gov. David Ige: There’s No Money To ‘Sustain Government As It Existed’

The governor, anticipating a slow economic recovery, likely will present lawmakers with a much-reduced conservative spending plan.

Aloha Stadium Won’t Host Events For The Foreseeable Future Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Aloha Stadium Won’t Host Events For The Foreseeable Future

The University of Hawaii is already considering alternate sites such as high school stadiums for the 2021 football season.

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