Talk Shows


Town Square
8:31 pm
Thu July 24, 2014

Town Square: the role of spirituality in building community

  It’s a conversation that often makes some people uncomfortable…the role of spirituality in building community. It wasn’t directly addressed the original volume of the Value of Hawaii. In the second collection of essays, several writers look at the spiritual connection. We’ll talk with a few of them – and you- this week on Town Square.  

Bytemarks Cafe
8:49 pm
Wed July 23, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: Lean On and Lead, Tech Tuesday, and Station Aloha

  Joining us today is Shay Chan Hodges from Maui to tell us about her new book Lean On and Lead. Then we'll talk to Tony Mariz and Anoka Jung from Hawaii Tech Works to tell us about the upcoming Tech Tuesday event. Finally, we've invited researchers from the Scdmidt Ocean Institute to tell us about some of the work being done on the R/V Falkor at Station Aloha.

The Body Show
8:59 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

The Body Show: Medical Errors

  Medical Errors: no one wants to admit they happen, but they do, and we're going to do something not a lot of medical professionals want to do.... talk about it. How can we all be safe with the changes in medicine, electronic records, and more? Karen Uyeda, risk management director at Straub Clinic and Hospital is going to share some tips for your next medical encounter in the hospital, the clinic, the ER and your doctor's office. 

The Body Show
8:39 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

The Body Show: The fit of your shoes

  A century ago, shoes were made individually for each person, and their particular foot needs were taken into consideration. Nowadays people all have to fit a fairly rigid list of sizes, and take what they can get. Next time on the body show, we’ll talk with Dr. David Yee about how to customize the fit of your shoes, and keep your feet happy all day long.

Town Square
8:30 pm
Thu July 10, 2014

Town Square: Youth Activism

Youth Activism, Island Style. What defines it, how much power does it really wield and what social change is it driving? Our panel includes the founder of 808 Urban, John “Prime” Hina, Lisa Grandinetti  from the Aikea Movement and Kanu Hawai‘i executive director, James Koshiba.  

Bytemarks Cafe
8:29 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: VEX Summer Games, Navigating Change, & Crowdsourcing Invasive Species


Joining us today is William Hozey to tell us about the International VEX Robotics Summer Games. Then we have Lihla Noori from the Hawaii Conservation Alliance to tell us about the Conservation Conference called “Navigating Change in the Pacific Islands”.  Finally, we'll find out how the Nature Conservancy leverages the crowd and technology to find invasive species.

-The Body Show
8:21 pm
Mon July 7, 2014

The Body Show: Breast Cancer Treatment


1 in 8 women in their lifetime will develop breast cancer. Are mammograms better than MRI's? What's the latest in personalized tumor genetics and how does that affect treatment? Dr. Sherin Shirazi is in the studio, here to help explain the new world of breast cancer treatment and how it's rapidly changing to help more women and save lives. 

Town Square
8:25 pm
Thu July 3, 2014

Today on Town Square: Value of Hawaii 2, Palolo Pipeline Project

  Midway through the Reagan years, the US entered into the Compact of Free Association with the Federated States of Micronesia. Today, many people understand little about it or the Pacific Islander experience in Hawaii. Next in our series based on the book, the Value of Hawaii2, we’ll talk with two contributors- Innocenta Sound-Kikku and Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner -and UHM student, Kat Lobendahn, who works with the Palolo Pipeline Project geared to help Pacific Islanders.  Today at 5pm on HPR2

Bytemarks Cafe
8:40 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Bytemarks Cafe: Bluetooth Low Energy

Joining us today is Dean Levitt from Mad Mimi to tell us what's new with contact management. Then we have Darrell Kim from Pacific New Media to tell us about his upcoming class on Wordpress. Finally, we'll talk to our friends from Cultur app and Happy Hour Pal about Bluetooth Low Energy and proximity services. 

Town Square
8:02 pm
Thu June 26, 2014

Town Square: The Value of Hawaii 2

Four years ago, a collection of essays took Hawaii by storm. The Value of Hawaii quickly fueled conversations and went on to be taught in university classrooms. Now the Value of Hawaii 2 is out. Tonight we’ll get an overview of the this new group of essays, written by authors all under 40…as are the new editors Aiko Yamashiro and Noelani Goodyear Ka’opua. We’ll talk with them tonight on Town Square as we start our series about the Value of Hawaii 2.