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UH Regents Urge Nonviolent Solutions To Mauna Kea Standoff Cory Lum/Civil Beat

UH Regents Urge Nonviolent Solutions To Mauna Kea Standoff

The directive from the board offers little new in the way of resolving issues regarding Thirty Meter Telescope.

UH Regents Move Vote On Mauna Kea Rules To Hawaii Island Cory Lum/Civil Beat

UH Regents Move Vote On Mauna Kea Rules To Hawaii Island

The change from Oahu is meant to allow more residents of the Big Island to be heard by the regents.

UH Enrollment Drops 3 Percent Cory Lum/Civil Beat

UH Enrollment Drops 3 Percent

Fewer students means less revenue for the university system.

UH Will Ask The Legislature For Money To Build, Demolish And Consolidate Cory Lum/Civil Beat

UH Will Ask The Legislature For Money To Build, Demolish And Consolidate

A Board of Regents committee on Thursday OK’d a $236.5 million proposal for 2021 as part of a six-year modernization effort.

College Without Expensive Textbooks? How UH Is Making That A Reality Cory Lum/Civil Beat

College Without Expensive Textbooks? How UH Is Making That A Reality

The University of Hawaii is coming up with creative ways to eliminate traditional textbooks.

Two Deans And A Football Coach Are Top Paid Employees At UH UH Athletics

Two Deans And A Football Coach Are Top Paid Employees At UH

Civil Beat’s salary database just added 7,424 statewide employees of the University of Hawaii system. At least 1,639 make six-figure salaries.

UH Regents Delay Vote On Mauna Kea Rules To November Cory Lum/Civil Beat

UH Regents Delay Vote On Mauna Kea Rules To November

The administrative rules would govern activities on Mauna Kea.

Budget Shortfall Forces Kapiolani Community College To Cut Classes, Jobs Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Budget Shortfall Forces Kapiolani Community College To Cut Classes, Jobs

The college has seen a 25% decline in enrollment over the last decade and plans to eliminate 329 student employee positions in the coming year.

More Hawaii Students Are Leaving The State For College Cory Lum/Civil Beat

More Hawaii Students Are Leaving The State For College

The percentage of Hawaii kids choosing out-of-state schools is significantly higher than the national average.

UH Study: Condition Linked To Diabetes May Lower The Odds Of Alzheimer’s Cory Lum/Civil Beat

UH Study: Condition Linked To Diabetes May Lower The Odds Of Alzheimer’s

The study of elderly Japanese-Americans found that insulin resistance may actually have some benefits for older people.

Changing Habits Yields Health Benefits At MA’O Farms In Waianae Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Changing Habits Yields Health Benefits At MA’O Farms In Waianae

Early data from a UH study shows interns at the farm lowered their diabetes risk by altering eating habits and lifestyles —  with a ripple effect of health benefits for friends and families.

Court Rejects Feds’ Withholding Of Info In UH Biolab Inspection Report Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Court Rejects Feds’ Withholding Of Info In UH Biolab Inspection Report

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention heavily redacted a report that found safety infractions at the facility.

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