- Special Projects
The House Finance Committee instead approved spending $2.5 million a year to continue offering the aid to community college students.
We cannot blindly assume that sending a higher percentage of students to college will benefit them or society.
Astronomers believe there are great discoveries to be made “out there,” whereas Hawaiians believe there are equally great discoveries to be made right here.
The students want a union, but UH argues that a union will not resolve issues like workplace harassment, low wages or unfair treatment.
The proposal would reverse previously approved tuition increases.
The University of Hawaii Applied Research Laboratory is closing in on a new $80 million contract for cybersecurity and renewable energy research.
Scientists are using the unusual fish to study how a low-carb diet helps perk up behavior in fish as well as humans.
The university is asking legislators for money to expand the Hawaii Promise program to the Manoa, Hilo and West Oahu four-year campuses.
Parking rate increases will be phased in over the next six years in a plan approved by the Board of Regents.
And that’s just the beginning. The university has a six-year, $1.6 billion plan in the works.