Nine UH Hilo students are in school courtesy of a scholarship program that covers not just their university education, but also some broader lessons. The students are starting on a summer adventure designed to further their learning. HPR's Sherry Bracken tells us more.
The state legislature has rejected the top funding request of the University of Hawaii. It was a building for the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy at UH Hilo...and it leaves the 7 year old program in a difficult situation. HPR's Sherry Bracken talked to the college's dean and has this report.
Many Hawaii Island students do well enough in high school to apply to any of the top colleges in the country. But it can be a challenge to visit those colleges and learn more about them. Now, a Hawaii Island school is providing a chance for any student to get a closer look at those institutions--without leaving the island. From Hawaii Island, HPR's Sherry Bracken tells us more.