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U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia Visits Students at Brigham Young University–Hawaii

By Elise Mitchell January 23, 2023 02:12 PM
Last week, U.S. ambassador to Mongolia, Richard. L. Buangan visited Brigham Young University–Hawaii, to meet with students from Mongolia. Read Full Story

Seasider Spotlight: Nancy Tarawhiti

By Elise Mitchell January 20, 2023 08:00 AM
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Brent Green Appointed Dean of the Faculty of Education & Social Work

By Leilani Guerrero January 13, 2023 08:00 AM
Brigham Young University–Hawaii Academic Vice President Isaiah Walker announced the appointment of Dr. Brent Green as the dean of the Faculty of Education & Social Work. Read Full Story

Devotional Speakers for Winter 2023 Semester

January 06, 2023 09:24 AM
Brigham Young University–Hawaii announced its winter 2023 devotional and lecture speakers. This semester, speakers include members of the leadership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, BYU–Hawaii employees, and other invited guests. Weekly campus devotionals focus on spiritual learning by fostering greater faith and discipleship in Jesus Christ. Read Full Story

Fall 2022 Commencement Speaker Realizes Her Full Potential During Her Time at BYU–Hawaii

By Nichole Whiteley December 08, 2022 09:14 AM
Since being at Brigham Young University–Hawaii, "My confidence changed a lot because, in Myanmar, I had no confidence because we didn't get treated equally," said Cindy Shee, a senior from Myanmar majoring in social work. In contrast, she added, the environment at BYUH helped grow her confidence. Read Full Story

“Destined to Be Here,” Graduating Senior Contributes His Academic Success to Upbringing

By Elise Mitchell December 07, 2022 08:00 AM
Joshua Jackson, a senior double-majoring in biochemistry and molecular biology, grew up in Semarang, Indonesia. His small family of four were the only members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in his community and the surrounding areas. This experience of "living in his own little bubble" was positive, as it taught him to hold firm to his standards and values. He also grew up following in his older brother's footsteps, trailing five years behind him in experiences such as serving a full-time mission and attending Brigham Young University–Hawaii. Read Full Story

"No Warrior Stands Alone," Student Shares Personal Meaning Behind Proverb Upon Graduating

By Elise Mitchell December 06, 2022 09:09 AM
Solesia Lasa is a senior from Auckland, New Zealand, double majoring in political science and social work. While attending the University of New Zealand, she noticed something different about the family and friends who would return home upon completing their education at Brigham Young University–Hawaii. Wanting to experience what it would feel like to study in a church environment, surrounded by people with similar standards and values, she applied and was admitted to BYU–Hawaii. Read Full Story

BYU–Hawaii Hosts Back-to-Back NCAA Tournaments

By Elise Mitchell December 02, 2022 08:00 AM
For the first time in nearly five years, Brigham Young University–Hawaii welcomed back the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) to the Cannon Activities Center for back-to-back basketball tournaments. And although BYU–Hawaii didn't have a sports team participating, there were numerous ways in which students, faculty, and staff were involved in hosting such major sporting events. Read Full Story

University President and First Lady Connect With Local Leaders in Recent Visit to Samoa

By Elise Mitchell November 29, 2022 08:00 AM
In a recent trip to the island nation of Samoa, University President John S.K. Kauwe III and First Lady Monica Kauwe met with prospective students, community leaders, and academic officials to further the university's mission in the Pacific. Read Full Story

Aaron Curtis Appointed Dean of the Faculty of Math & Computing

By Leilani Guerrero September 15, 2022 08:00 AM
Brigham Young University–Hawaii Academic Vice President Isaiah Walker announced the appointment of Dr. Aaron Curtis as the dean of the Faculty of Math & Computing. Read Full Story