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Students and alumni volunteer to help Hawai‘i's homeless

The Shidler Alumni Association, Inter-Business Council and IBC senators from all of Shidler’s student clubs came together to organize a community service project benefitting homeless adults, children and families in the Kaka‘ako neighborhood.

Computer science students win UH Business Plan Competition for their software solution

HONOLULU, HI— On May 3, 2018, the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship (PACE) at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Shidler College of Business announced the winners of the 2018 UH Business Plan Competition at the Waialae Country Club. Four teams competed for prize packages totaling more than $40,000 in cash and in-kind awards.

Business Night connects business students with mentors

First Insurance Company of Hawaii returns as title sponsor More than 250 business professionals representing 45 local companies mentored business students at the 57th annual Shidler College of Business premier student event, “Business Night.” It was held on May 2 at the Sheraton Waikiki.

Shidler College of Business hosts opening reception at AACSB international conference

HONOLULU— More than 1400 business deans, educators and industry leaders from over 60 countries will be in Honolulu to the attend the AACSB International Conference and Annual Meeting (ICAM) from April 22-24, 2018 at the Hawaii Convention Center.

Class Notes: Jarenn Nagaishi-Choi (BBA 2013) and Bryson Murakami (BBA 2013)

Best wishes to Jarenn Nagaishi-Choi (BBA 2013) and Bryson Murakami (BBA 2013) upon their recent marriage. Bryson and Jarenn tied the knot on February 16, 2018 in Los Angeles.

Executive Vineyards raises funds for student programs, scholarships and alumni outreach

On March 8, the Shidler Alumni Association's 18th annual Executive Vineyards fundraiser brought together hundreds of wine and food enthusiasts from across the island to raise support for the Shidler College of Business.

Professors David Bess and Jack Suyderhoud retire after illustrious careers

A fond aloha and mahalo to long-time faculty members David Bess and Jack Suyderhoud. Bess retired in December after serving 50 years as a professor of management and an administrator at the University of Hawai‘i.

Middle School Students Learn about Business Careers

The Shidler College of Business was one of 80 exhibitors to participate in the 2018 Hawaii P-20 Middle School Career Industry Fair at the Hawaii Convention Center on February 15.

David Heenan shares stories from his book Hidden Heroes

The Shidler College of Business Alumni Association hosted author David Heenan at their Talk Story event on February 15 to a packed audience. From his recent book, Hidden Heroes, Heenan shared several stories of remarkable individuals who work tirelessly behind the scene without any recognition.

Shidler volunteers pack over 600 bags for the Food 4 Keiki program

On February 3, over 30 volunteers from the Shidler Alumni Association Board, Graduate Business Student Association, Shidler Global Leaders, scholarship recipients, and alumni and friends packed over 600 bags for the Hawaii Food Bank's Food 4 Keiki program.

Federal Reserve Bank CEO John C. Williams meets with students

On February 7, the Shidler College of Business and the College of Social Sciences held an open forum and Q&A session with John C. Williams, president & chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.

Japan MBA alumnus Vincent Chan meets with students to share his insights on Asian business

While visiting with his family from Singapore, alumnus Vincent Chan (Japan MBA 2002) stopped by the Shidler College of Business in January for a casual "talk story" session with a few of Shidler's top students.

CBRE hosts a special capital markets symposium for students

CBRE, the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, hosted a special symposium at the Shidler College of Business. The event was geared to help students gain a better understanding of the capital markets and featured a collection of distinguished professionals from across the U.S.

Hawai‘i International Conference on System Sciences draws top IT scholars and professionals to the Big Island

Over 1000 of the world’s top academics, researchers, and practitioners in computer science and information technology will gather at the Hilton Waikoloa Village on the Big Island of Hawai‘i for the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) from January 2-6, 2018 to discuss trending topics and future concepts that may lead to the

Procedure to test healthy embryo wins UH Breakthrough Innovation Challenge

A team called "Good Egg," which consist of two electrical engineering students, won the 2017 UH Breakthrough Innovation Challenge on November 16.

Events

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May 25

Maui - Info Session: Distance Exec MBA & Master of HR

5:00pm - 6:00pm, UH Maui College, Laulima 108

May 25

Maui Scholarship Fundraiser

5:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the Ota residence

May 28

Holiday: Memorial Day

Holiday Observed: Memorial Day

Jun 7

Kona - Info Session: Distance Exec MBA & Master of HR

5:30pm - 7:00pm, Hawai‘i Community College - Pālamanui, University Center, West Hawai‘i, Koali 101

Jun 13

Hilo - Distance Learning Executive MBA & Master of Human Resource Management

5:30pm - 7:00pm, Hawai'i Community College, Building 379A, Room 6A

Jun 14

Kaua‘i - Info Session: Distance Exec MBA & Master of HR

5:30pm - 7:00pm, Kaua'i Community College, Learning Resource Center, Room 129

Jun 21

Alumni Networking Mixer

5:30 - 8:00 p.m. at The Brilliant Ox

Jun 29

Last day of Summer 2018 First session

Summer 2018 First session ends

Jul 2

First day of Summer 2018 instruction (second session)

First day of instruction (second session)

Jul 4

Holiday: Independence Day

Holiday Observed: Independence Day

Jul 5

Ethics of Capitalism

A part of the Will Weinstein Ethics Conversation Series

Jul 10

Ethics in College and Professional Athletics

A part of the Will Weinstein Ethics Conversation Series

Jul 17

Ethics in the Boardroom

A part of the Will Weinstein Ethics Conversation Series

Jul 19

Fraud and Its Recent Giants

A part of the Will Weinstein Ethics Conversation Series

Jul 25

Alumni Dine Around

International Market Place. Details to be announced.

Jul 31

Legal Ethics

A part of the Will Weinstein Ethics Conversation Series

Aug 2

Medical Ethics

A part of the Will Weinstein Ethics Conversation Series

Aug 7

Ethics in Politics

A part of the Will Weinstein Ethics Conversation Series

Aug 10

Last Day of Summer 2018 Second Session

Summer 2018 Second session ends

Aug 17

Holiday: Statehood Day

Holiday Observed: Statehood Day

Aug 20

First day of Fall 2018 instruction

Beginning of Fall 2018 session

Sep 3

Holiday: Labor Day

Holiday Observed: Labor Day

Sep 8

Seattle Alumni Event

Save the date. Details to come.

Sep 16

Newport Bay Alumni Yacht Cruise

Save the date for our Newport Bay Yacht Cruise.

Oct 11

Hall of Honor Awards 2018

5:30 p.m. at the Sheraton Waikiki Hotel

PACE: Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship

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