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Students On The Field On The Lower Campus Of UH Manoa.

University of Hawai‘i tuition freeze gets nod

The University of Hawaii has approved a three-year freeze of undergraduate tuition rates at all 10 campuses and a reduction of graduate tuition at UH Manoa, starting in the fall of 2020.

Members of the UH Board of Regents on Thursday voted 13-2 in favor of the new tuition rates at their meeting at Windward Community College following an hourlong debate. The proposal freezes undergraduate tuition at current rates, and reduces tuition by 2% for resident graduate students, and by 10% for nonresident graduate students at UH Manoa, for three academic years.

Hawaii News Now

UH West Oahu awards $33M contract for construction of new creative media building

KAPOLEI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) – The University of Hawaii at West Oahu awarded a multi-million dollar contract on Wednesday to build a new creative media building on the school’s campus in Kapolei.

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

UH-West Oahu students unearth history at Honouliuli

Mohammad Salameh sat on a small stool in a several-foot-deep pit Monday, laboriously uncovering the history of Honouliuli Internment Camp one small pile of dirt at a time.

CNBC.com

If you work at this Hawaii farm for 2 years, it helps you pay for your college 

Leeward Community College student Dez Munar, 20, jumped at the opportunity to become an intern at MA’O Organic Farm in Waianae county of Honolulu, Hawaii, after it offered to pay for his college tuition.

hinowdaily.com

UH West O‘ahu student helps promote Be a Hero. Be a Teacher.

UH West O‘ahu student, and Teacher Candidate, Griselda Kelly helping to get the word out for nominating a teacher for the Be a Hero Be a Teacher contest.

UH System News

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UH West O‘ahu Newsletter

Class Act

Byrnes, Yong and Hanneman honored for exemplary work in classroom

Dr. Jennifer Byrnes UH West Oʻahu educators Dr. Jennifer Byrnes, Dr. Kamuela Yong and Steven Hanneman have been selected for awards given to honor their outstanding work in the...

Class Act

Thomas-Brogan to discuss Health Information Management program

Dr. Terinicka Thomas-Brogan UH West Oʻahu Assistant Professor of Health Information Management Terinicka Thomas-Brogan will discuss the development and implementation of the state's...

Class Act

Dr. Yasmine Romero wins 2018-19 Laulima Teaching Innovation Award

Dr. Yasmine Romero UH West Oʻahu Assistant Professor of English Yasmine Romero’s skillful use of online teaching tools along with her students’ response to her approach has...

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