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Part-time Kahalu‘u Bay Education Center Staff

Our Kahalu‘u Bay Education Center (KBEC) seeks part-time retail center staff, based at Kahalu’u Bay Beach Park on Hawai‘i Island. Responsibilities include set-up and breakdown of the mobile education center, daily cash and credit card reconciliation, and daily deposits. Must maintain a pleasant and professional attitude to all visitors and staff and serve as an […]

Mellon-Hawaii scholars selected

November 24, 2015 (North Hawaii News)—Three Native Hawaiian scholars have been selected as 2015–2016 Mellon-Hawaii Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellows to pursue original research and advance their academic careers. One of the recipients, Natalie Kurashima, lives in Waimea. » Read more

Mellon-Hawai‘i scholars selected

November 24, 2015 (North Hawai‘i News)—Three Native Hawaiian scholars have been selected as 2015–2016 Mellon-Hawaii Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellows to pursue original research and advance their academic careers. One of the recipients, Natalie Kurashima, lives in Waimea. » Read more

Three receive fellowships

November 17, 2015 (The Garden Island)—One Kauai native and two other Hawaii natives have been selected as the 2015–16 Mellon-Hawaii Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellows. The honor allows the three students to pursue original research and advance their academic careers. » Read more

Mellon-Hawai’i Fellowship Selections Made

November 10, 2015 (Big Island Now)—The 2015-2016 Mellon-Hawai’i Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellows have been selected. Three Native Hawaiian scholars will pursue original research and advance their academic careers through the program. »Read more

Teachers encouraged to apply for outdoor science education program

KAMUELA, Hawai‘i—October 15, 2015—Hawai‘i Island teachers and their students will have opportunities this year to leave the classroom and study firsthand the island’s ahupua‘a, or traditional Hawaiian mountain-to-sea land divisions. The Kohala Center is recruiting teachers for its Hawai‘i Island Meaningful Environmental Education for Teachers (HI-MEET) program, an innovative, hands-on, science-based program that focuses on bay and watershed education in […]

Rural Business and Cooperative Development Specialist

Rural Business and Cooperative Development Specialist The Kohala Center is seeking a full-time Rural Business and Cooperative Development Specialist to provide technical assistance, grant writing, and loan package preparation to coops, agricultural producers and other rural businesses in Hawai‘i. Three or more years of experience in business planning, business development, coop development, accounting or other […]

New “Aloha ‘Āina” Radio Series Begins on HPR September 21

KAMUELA and HONOLULU, Hawai‘i—September 17, 2015—On September 21, The Kohala Center, a Hawaiʻi Island-based nonprofit, and Hawaiʻi Public Radio launch a 13-week original radio series entitled “Aloha ʻĀina.” The series, comprised of 65 approximately two-minute segments, explores the roots and historical endurance of the values of aloha ʻāina, commonly translated as “love of the land.” Commentary […]