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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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Congratulations to @geog_uhm’s Fulbright awardee Hong Jiang who shares how studying tea cultures has deepened an appreciation for her research and the people of Taiwan. ➡️

Congratulations to CSS 2022 Outstanding Graduating Senior McKenzie Tynanes for exemplifying the College’s core values of scholarship, leadership and service. @uhmpolisci @uhm_es

Congratulations to @UHMPsy’s Tiare Sabellano-Tsutsui, who will be the student speaker for UH Mānoa’s 2022 Commencement ceremony to be held Friday, May 13. Read more:

UHMTV's episode 28 slated to air on 5/15 at 5pm HST on K5! Promo:

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