Archives for May 2017

Linguistics Professor Bob Blust Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award   On May 12, 2017, Bob Blust, professor in the Department of Linguistics, was awarded the Linguistics Lifetime Achievement in Research Award for his contributions to our understanding of human language, and the Austronesian language family in particular. The Vice Chancellor for Research of UH Mānoa,…

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Languages, Linguistics & Literature Undergraduate Major Delivers Mānoa Commencement Speech   Imagine giving a speech in front of thousands of soon-to-become college graduates, and their friends and families — and volunteering for it! That is exactly what Catherine Gardiner, a second language studies major, did. In fact, as a natural achiever, this local girl jumped…

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Korean Language Flagship Student Receives Prestigious Boren Scholarship   The University of Hawai’i at Mānoa Korean Language Flagship Center (KLFC) is proud to announce that Eloise Morris will receive the prestigious national Boren Scholarship. The scholarship will support her 2017-2018 KLFC Overseas Capstone Program at Korea University in Seoul. Boren Scholarships are an initiative of…

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