Archives for May 2014

LLL Dean Robert Bley-Vroman announced the academic year 2014 retirements of long-serving faculty members Marie-Jose Fassiotto, Judith Kellogg, Nobuko Ochner, and Misako Steverson. Remarkably, their combined service to the college spans nearly 140 years. “Marie-Jose, Judith, Nobuko, and Misako have contributed greatly to their departments, the college and university, and especially, their disciplines,” said Bley-Vroman….

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Application deadline is September 30, 2014. Read about LLL colleagues who recently benefitted from NEH research grants. The Colleges of Arts & Humanities would like to alert you to pass on to your faculty the National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend Program for Summer 2015 advanced research projects that will benefit scholarship in the Humanities. NEH will…

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National Public Radio has just posted their story about Hawai‘i as part of the series The State of the Re:Union (see March 16 post), including a segment on Pidgin (about 20 minutes in on the report), online. The piece includes perspectives from UHM folks such as Kent Sakoda, Christina Higgins, Jeff Moniz, and many voices from…

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