COVID-19 UH Mānoa Updates

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Health Policy Initiative launched with $10M commitment
Health Policy Initiative launched with $10M commitment

Funding from state’s Med-QUEST Division will power CSS research into health analytics.

Ultimate Learning Trip to Kahoʻolawe
Ultimate Learning Trip to Kahoʻolawe

Geography Professor Dave Beilman guides nine capstone students as they conduct research on the sacred island with a controversial history.

A True Living Treasure
A True Living Treasure

Anthropology Professor Pat Kirch continues making historic archaeological finds while inspiring students.

Always Time for Tea
Always Time for Tea

Geography researcher Hong Jiang drinks in a heightened appreciation for Taiwanese tea, thanks to a Fulbright award.

In Pursuit of Health Equity
In Pursuit of Health Equity

Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies majors are using their degrees to dispel health disparities affecting the most vulnerable.

Studying the People of Angkor, Cambodia
Studying the People of Angkor, Cambodia

A research team co-led by Anthropology Professor Miriam Stark has received a four-year National Science Foundation award.

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Where Inspiration Leads to Change

Creating the next generation of global game changers solving the most pressing issues facing the world today.

Kahoolawe Research & Restoration
Geography and Environment students travel to Kahoolawe to conduct research and participate in restoration efforts.

One Million Trees
Geography Professor Camilo Mora shares his dream of planting one million trees in an effort to combat climate change.

Join UHERO's Carl Bonham, Peter Fuleky, and @colindmoore at the upcoming Hawaii Economic Association conference Sept 9.

Calling upon nature's true strength! Our @PlayApex tryouts are coming up and if you are interested, please join the meeting in our discord on 8/13 @ 7PM!

More than half of known human pathogenic diseases such as dengue, hepatitis, pneumonia, malaria, Zika and more aggravated by climate change, according to newly released study by a @css_uhmanoa research team led by @geog_uhm’s Camilo Mora. ➡️

📚 #UHManoa College of Social Sciences’ subjects ranked in latest Global Ranking of Academic Subjects by the Shanghai Ranking Consultancy. Congratulations to @on_scs, @geog_uhm, @uhmpolisci and @UHMPsy. ➡️

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