The donation will provide scholarships to help students with the costs of studying in Taiwan.
A record $3.5-million gift to the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa from the Barbara Barnard Smith Foundation will fund the music department’s first-ever endowed chair.
In the first round of the program, the state’s brand new Hawaiʻi Healthcare Education Loan Repayment Program (HELP) is alleviating the educational debt of 492 medical and healthcare professionals.
Island Brew’s new RISE Center location is a 1,700-square-foot space on the ground floor of the historic Charles Atherton Building with street frontage at the corner of Metcalf Street and University Avenue.
The center was founded in 2022 by a gift from the Uehiro Foundation on Ethics and Education within the UH Mānoa Department of Oceanography.
This new fellowship has been established through the generosity of the Makuakane ʻohana to support graduate students toward completion of the research and writing phase of their masters thesis and doctoral dissertation.
This Giving Tuesday, people throughout the University of Hawaiʻi System will join together to raise funds for Maui’s recovery.
Lassner made the surprise announcement at an evening event celebrating the campaign and received a standing ovation from the more than 500 people in attendance.
Private support for UH is critical for maintaining academic and research excellence.
The Frieds are longtime supporters of the UH Mānoa William S. Richardson School of Law and UH Athletics. This is their first gift to the UH Cancer Center.
A five-year pledge totaling $100,000 to the University of Hawai‘i Foundation will provide college scholarships for students enrolled at University of Hawai‘i campuses across the state.
The gift supports the student entrepreneurship and innovation center with housing for 374 students that opened in August, and will be named the Walter Dods, Jr. RISE Center.