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HPU Engineering Students and Computer Science Alum Create Paw Trackers App Read More
Paw Trackers Team
The Dream of Marine Biology at HPU Read More
Ahmed Al Lawati
HPU Nursing Students Press Releases
HPU Establishes New School of Nursing

HPU has formally announced the establishment of its new School of Nursing. Interim Executive Director Carolyn Yucha, RN, Ph.D., FAAN, was appointed interim dean. HPU is launching its School of Nursing in response to growth in the University’s nursing program and other programs within the College of Health and Society, including the state’s first Doctor of Physical Therapy program.

Benny Agbayani Spotlights
Q&A with HPU Legend Benny Agbayani

Benny Agbayani, Jr., is a retired professional baseball player, HPU alumnus, and member of the HPU Athletics Hall of Fame. He ranks sixth in average, third in homeruns, fourth in runs, and ninth in hits in the HPU record book. Benny sat down with the ‘Ohana late-2021 for an interview on his life in sports.

Manabu and Fumiyo Asaoka Spotlights
Reinventing Life and Musubi in Hawai‘i

HPU alumnus Manabu Asaoka and his wife Fumiyo Asaoka are co-owners of Mana Musubi, known as "Hawai‘i's Musubi Headquarters." Manabu studied at HPU and earned his M.A. in communication in 2007. That year, he and his wife opened Mana Musubi, located on S. King Street in Honolulu.

nursing Spotlights
Mother and Son Graduate with Nursing Degrees at HPU

At the Fall 2021 Graduation Ceremony held at Aloha Tower Marketplace, HPU nursing student Bennet Bernhard graduated with honors, earning his Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree, and his mother, HPU nursing faculty Donna Bernhard, received her Doctor of Nursing (DNP) degree.

5 Things with Kelsie Okamura Multimedia
5 Things You Don't Know About Me

Get to know your HPU faculty and staff with episodic installments each month. ​This week, we talk to Kelsie Okamura, Ph.D., assistant professor of psychology at HPU.

Shark Bites December 2021 Multimedia
Shark Bites December 2021

December #SharkBites roundup: The Hawai'i Pacific University 'ohana ended the year strong, preparing for a new cybersecurity program, enjoying destress fest activities before finals, celebrating at the nursing pinning ceremony and graduation, and much more.

5 Things with Alec Schumacker Multimedia
5 Things You Don't Know About Me

Get to know your HPU faculty and staff with episodic installments each month. ​This week, we talk to Alec Schumacker, DMA, assistant professor of music and director of choral activities at HPU.

Campus Life
Men’s Basketball Team Engages in Community Service Read More
HPU Men's Basketball Service
HPU student wins first prize at national POSea conference Read More
Cherise Spotkaeff
Biology Professor Researches Yellowstone’s Hydrothermal Fluids Read More
Olivia Nigro Yellowstone
Iacchei, Hyrenbach, and Former Students Co-Publish a Paper   Read More
Christmas shearwater
HPU Center for Marine Debris Research Receives Recognition Read More
HPU Launches Cybersecurity Certification Training Courses Read More
Cort Chambers
Communication Major Awarded Journalism Scholarship Read More
Jasmine Sadang
Nguyen’s Co-authored Paper Is Published  Read More
Hanh Nguyen
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