HPU In the News

HPU In The News 2012

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• President Bannister interviewed on Inouye's role in supporting aquaculture research at the Oceanic Institute and his support for higher education

KHON News | Dec. 17, 2012

• HPU President Geoffrey Bannister reflects on the senator's support of higher eduction

Honolulu Star-Advertiser | Dec. 17, 2012

HPU prof./noted Hawaii economist Leroy Laney interviewed on Inouye’s financial impact through Congressional influence

Honolulu Star-Advertiser | Dec. 18, 2012

Leroy Laney interviewed on the signicant economic impact of Inouye on Hawaii, which is "especially important ... because Hawaii is such a small state. We're less than half of one percent of total U.S. GDP."

Hawaii News Now | Dec. 18, 2012

HPU communication prof./political analyst John Hart on the respect accorded to Inouye, who received a rare posthumous honor

Honolulu Star-Advertiser | Dec. 19, 2012

• William H. Warren, assistant chair of HPU's social sciences department, speaks on Inouye's significant political clout

Associated Press, via Salon | Dec. 18, 2012

• John Hart interviewed about risks to federal funding for Hawaii following Inouye's death

KHON | Dec. 17, 2012

• Lt. Gov., senator apply for Inouye's seat, John Hart provides analysis

KHON News | Dec. 20, 2012 

John Hart comments on the long-term impacts on choosing Inouye's successor

Real Clear Politics | Dec. 19, 2012

John Hart asked about possible successors for Inouye

KHON News | Dec. 18, 2012

John Hart interviewed about Congresswoman Hanabusa as Inouye's possible successor

Honolulu Star-Advertiser | Dec. 20, 2012

Potential race for Congresswoman Hanabusa's seat is a "sprint ... not a long distance run," says John Hart

Hawaii News Now | Dec. 18, 2012


HPU tourism prof. Jerry Agrusa interviewed by business reporter Howard Dicus about the Honolulu Marathon

Hawaii News Now | Dec. 7, 2012

Jerry Agrusa comments on the signifcant number of Japanese visitors because of the Honolulu Marathon

The Japan Daily Press | Dec. 7, 2012

On Hawaii Public Radio, Patrice Wilson, Ph.D., from the English Dept. speaks about poetry and HPU's Vaughan Poetry Award

Hawaii Public Radio | Dec. 7, 2012

Jerry Agrusa interviewed about the amount of visitors to Hawaii resulting from the Honolulu Marathon

KITV 4 News | Dec. 6, 2012

HPU anthropologist Topher Erickson joined a panel on Hawaii Public Radio's Town Square examining the decline of marriage

Hawaii Public Radio | Nov. 29, 2012

• HPU President Geoffrey Bannister interviewed on a new Myanmar higher education initiative that includes HPU, on Hawaii Public Radio

Hawaii Public Radio | Nov. 27, 2012

Joseph Ruszkowski, HPU's Director of Bands, was interviewed about "A Gift of Music" and the value of an arts education on Hawaii Pubic Radio

Hawaii Public Radio | Nov. 26, 2012

• William Warren, assistant chair of the Department of Social Sciences, interviewed on the diversity of the new Congress, which includes HPU alumna and Congresswoman-elect Tulsi Gabbard

Hawaii Public Radio | Nov. 21, 2012

• HPU Helps Launch New Myanmar Higher Ed Initiative

Civil Beat | Nov. 20, 2012

HPU economics prof. Leroy Laney: Maui is 'No Ka 'Oi' Among Neighbor Island Economies

Maui Weekly | Nov. 15, 2012

• HPU student Precious Binas on Hawaii Public Radio to speak of HPU's success at regional ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest

Hawaii Public Radio | Nov. 15, 2012

• HPU grad student Zora McGinnis' interview on Hawaii Public Radio about her time on the Plastics at SEA expedition

Hawaii Public Radio | Nov. 12, 2012

Zora McGinnis' interview on Hawaii News Now about her time on the Plastics at SEA expedition

Hawaii News Now | Nov. 9, 2012

Zora McGinnis' interview on KITV 4 News about her time on the Plastics at SEA expedition 

KITV News | Nov. 9, 2012

Tulsi Gabbard, a Hawaii Pacific University alumna, is elected to Congress

Hawaii News Now | Nov. 6, 2012

• Joe Ruszkowski, HPU's Director of Bands on Hawaii Public Radio's "The Body Show" to talk about music as medicine

Hawaii Public Radio | Nov. 5, 2012

• Economy slowly coming back online, according to HPU prof./economist Leroy Laney

The Garden Island | Nov. 5, 2012

• HPU Student Studies Pacific Garbage Patch

Honolulu Civil Beat | Nov. 2, 2012

• HPU alumna Tulsi Gabbard's Run for Congress Carries with it Many Hindu Hearts

Indo American News | Nov. 1, 2012

• Isles' economic recovery seen as slow but steady, according to HPU prof./economist Leroy Laney

Honolulu Star-Advertiser | Oct. 31, 2012

• HPU prof./Bank Economist Leroy Laney Forecasts Bright Future for Maui

Maui Now | Oct. 31, 2012

HPU prof./local political analyst sounds off on Presidential debate

KHON 2 News | Oct. 23, 2012

HPU's John Hart speaks of the intensifying senate race

Civil Beat | Oct. 22, 2012 

• HPU communication department chair John Hart interviewed on mayoral candidiate Cayetano suing pro-rail group

Hawaii News Now | Oct. 19, 2012

HPU scientists share research on rare whale beached in Hawaii infected with deadly marine-mammal virus

Smithsonian Science | Oct. 15, 2012

HPU researchers speak about their newly published research on the rare Longman's beaked whale

Hawaii News Now | Oct. 9, 2012

HPU prof/political analyst John Hart on Lingle/Hirono debate for senate seat

KHON 2 News | Oct. 8, 2012

• HPU tourism prof. Jerry Agrusa interviewed on economic impact of NFL Pro Bowl

Pacific Business News (subcription required) | Oct. 5, 2012 

• HPU still talking with Aloha Tower Marketplace about dorms

Hawaii News Now | Oct. 3, 2012

• Marshall Islands president visits Hawai’i Pacific, his alma mater

Yokwe Online | Sept. 27, 2012 

HPU tourism prof. Jerry Agrusa comments on local airline's service to London 'stuck in holding pattern'

Pacific Business News | Sept. 14, 2012



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