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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.

Selling Students On A Future Career, Not Just A Degree Stewart Yerton/Civil Beat

Selling Students On A Future Career, Not Just A Degree

A newly updated website produced by the University of Hawaii Community Colleges helps students figure out what type of work provides the best long-term employment prospects.

UH Gets $8.4 Million Boost To Study Cancer In The Pacific UH

UH Gets $8.4 Million Boost To Study Cancer In The Pacific

The National Cancer Institute raised its funding support of the UH Cancer Center.

Push To Increase College Financial Aid Applications May Be Paying Off Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Push To Increase College Financial Aid Applications May Be Paying Off

Education officials hope this results in more graduating seniors enrolling in college this year, especially those from low-income families.

Survey: Most UH Manoa Students Don’t Support Increase To Athletic Fee Cory Lum / Civil Beat

Survey: Most UH Manoa Students Don’t Support Increase To Athletic Fee

Even though most think athletics enhances the university’s image, they don’t want to pay higher fees.

Some UH Manoa Grad Students Will Get Tuition Cuts in 2020 PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Some UH Manoa Grad Students Will Get Tuition Cuts in 2020

The tuition cuts are part of a new tuition schedule that will also freeze other rates through 2023.

UH Wants To Cut Tuition For Some Grad Students — Especially Out-Of-Staters PF Bentley/Civil Beat

UH Wants To Cut Tuition For Some Grad Students — Especially Out-Of-Staters

UPDATED: Proposed new tuition rates being considered by the Board of Regents seek to reverse declines in graduate student enrollment.

Wanted: People Who Can Make Useful Sense Of Vast Amounts Of Data Stewart Yerton/Civil Beat

Wanted: People Who Can Make Useful Sense Of Vast Amounts Of Data

UH and Chaminade are stepping up efforts to train much-in-demand data analysts for well-paying jobs in Hawaii.

UH Loses Bid To Expand Scholarship Program To 4-Year Campuses PF Bentley/Civil Beat

UH Loses Bid To Expand Scholarship Program To 4-Year Campuses

The House Finance Committee instead approved spending $2.5 million a year to continue offering the aid to community college students.

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