Surfboard fin keys made from recycled plastic wins $1K innovation award ( News Hawaii )

Diego Chavez poses for a photo with David and Roselyn Yun, sponsors of the $1,000 Promise Award. The congregation is led by the University of Hawai’i A student at Mānoa who uses recycled plastic to produce key fins for surfboards has won a $1,000 innovation award from Uh Challenge Breakthrough Innovation. The company was one … Read more

The face of Nike’s Indigenous collection is Kānaka ʻōiwi grad student

A billboard previewing the collection was on display in New York City’s Time Square University Hawai’i at Mānoa haumāna (student) working toward a master’s degree in the College of Education, is the new face of athletic apparel giant Nike’s N7 collection. Pi’ikea Lopes Pi’ikea Kekīhenelehuawehiikekau’ōnohi Lopes who is the reigning 2022 Miss Aloha Hula after … Read more

UH West O’ahu pair to help Filipinos succeed in education, win awards

Raymart Billote and Rebecca Carino-Agustin University of Hawai’iWest O’ahu specialist ability Rebecca Carino-Augustin and the student Raymart Billote He recently received awards recognizing his great contributions to the success of the Philippines and Filipinos in education. Carino-Agustin, college success counselor and coordinator of the first-year experience, is the recipient of Dr. Ernest “Niki” Libarios Most … Read more