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Two graduating seniors find purpose, express mahalo to UH West Oʻahu

She grew up on the Waiʻanae coast, graduated as valedictorian of a class of 13 from a Hawaiian charter school, and was awarded a...

UH West Oʻahu student named 2020 Truman Scholar

The nation’s premier graduate fellowship for those pursuing careers as public service leaders has named a University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu student to be among...

UH West Oʻahu V.E.T.S. lab creates 3D-printed parts for protective equipment

The University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu is doing its part to assist with the COVID-19 response with the help of 3D printers at the Veterans...

UH West Oʻahu graduate honored as a ‘Teacher of Promise’

As Naturalee ʻIlima Puou speaks at the start of her English Language Arts class to more than two dozen high school freshmen, she easily...

University Bandʻs Nakasone among distinguished conductors inducted into prestigious Hall of Fame

Michael D. Nakasoneʻs extraordinary musical journey of more than 50 years – including a distinguished 37-year career in Hawaiʻiʻs public schools and his current...

Studentsʻ accomplishments celebrated at Pueo Awards

The Fall 2019 Pueo Awards honored University of Hawai'i-West O'ahu students for their successes and accomplishments this semester both in the classroom and out...

Studentʻs sacrifice, then perseverance culminates with college degree Dec. 14

Taking a temporary hiatus from college turned into a three-year break that left Jo-Ann Payongayong feeling overworked, tired, and unfulfilled. She knew there was...

World championship win for powerlifter and UH West Oʻahu professor

There's a powerlifting champion on the University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu campus, and he also happens to be the Business Administration Division chair. Dr. Matthew Chapmanʻs...

Nominations welcome for University of Hawaiʻi Teaching Excellence Awards

Students, staff and faculty are encouraged to nominate a faculty member (full-time or part-time) or librarian for the 2019-2020 University of Hawai‘i Teaching Excellence...