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Will Weinstein returns for his 16th Ethics Conversation Series

June 21, 2019

The former securities executive Will K. Weinstein is returning to the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa to moderate his annual Ethics Conversation Series. The series features an impressive lineup of knowledgeable professionals to examine ethical issues in business, law, medicine, sports and politics as part of his summer course, “Integrity and Ethics in the Real World.”

Christine Camp Featured at Flores Real Estate Lecture

May 28, 2019

Real estate developer Christine Camp was featured at the 3rd annual Flores Real Estate Lectures Series on May 9 at the Waialae Country Club.

Business Community Helps Raise Funds for the School of Accountancy

May 24, 2019

Over 200 professionals and students gathered at the inaugural School of Accountancy (SOA) Alumni & Friends Lunch at Pacific Club on May 16th to raise funds for the School of Accountancy Advancement Fund.

Donors Honored at Faculty Endowment Luncheon

May 20, 2019

Donors and Shidler faculty gathered at the Pacific Club on April 29th to celebrate the accomplishments of the college's endowed faculty members.

HiBEAM donates $25K to UH Business Plan Competition in honor of venture capitalist pioneer Billy Richardson

May 16, 2019

HiBEAM funds a $25,000 UH Business Plan Competition Award in honor of well-known lawyer, entrepreneur and educator Billy Richardson, the son of the founder and namesake of the William S. Richardson School of Law.

“Business Night” fosters student and professional interactions

May 10, 2019

The 58th Annual Shidler College of Business premier student event “Business Night” drew over 500 business professionals and students to Sheraton Waikiki on May 2nd for an evening of networking, learning and sharing.

City Mill Company, Ltd. / Chung Kun Ai Foundation establishes scholarship endowment

May 10, 2019

The City Mill Company, Ltd. / Chung Kun Ai Foundation has made a recent donation to elevate their longstanding, annual scholarship to an endowment to support full-time, undergraduate students at the Shidler College of Business in perpetuity.

Idea for Innovative Mobility Device, Inspired by a Founder's Brother, Wins 2019 UH Business Plan Competition

April 30, 2019

The Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship (PACE) is pleased to announce that a team of biology, business and mechanical engineering students received first place honors in the 2019 UH Business Plan Competition.

Shidler Team Takes First Among U.S. Schools and Third Overall in Milgard Competition

April 11, 2019

Undergraduate students from the UH Mānoa Shidler College of Business competed at the Milgard Invitational Case Competition on corporate social responsibility.

Lead by Choice: A talk by Sheena Iyengar

March 18, 2019

Sheena Iyengar, one of the world’s foremost expert on choice and author of the award-winning The Art of Choosing, presented “Lead by Choice” to a capacity crowd on the UH Mānoa campus.

HICSS - Where ideas meet and science speaks

January 29, 2019

More than 1,200 of the world’s top academics, researchers and practitioners in the computer science and information technology field gathered on Maui for the 52nd Annual Hawaiʻi International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) from January 8-11.

Unique Gait Trainer wins UH Breakthrough Innovative Challenge

November 16, 2018

On Thursday, November 15, the Shidler College of Business’ Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship (PACE) conducted the final round and announced the winners of the 2018 University of Hawaii (UH) Breakthrough Innovation Challenge.

Shidler Team Takes Second In International Business Competition

November 14, 2018

Braving the Nor’easter weather, Shidler College of Business undergraduate students traveled to Boston to participate in the 9th Annual CUIBE (Consortium for Undergraduate International Business Education) International Business Case Competition held at Northeastern University D'Amore-McKim School of Business from October 25 - 27, 2018.

Shidler College awards 360 scholarships totaling $1.1 million

November 13, 2018

Nearly 350 donors and students attended the UH Mānoa Shidler College of Business Scholarship Luncheon at the Hilton Hawaiian Village and Resort. The annual event honors scholarship donors and their student recipients, and allows them to meet one another.

First Insurance Company established second $1 million professorship at Shidler College

October 22, 2018

First Insurance Company of Hawai‘i (FICOH), the oldest and largest insurance company headquartered in Hawai‘i, has donated $500,000 to fund a second faculty endowment at the UH Mānoa Shidler College of Business.  The First Insurance Company of Hawaii Distinguished Professorship in Insurance will be matched dollar-for-dollar by the college for a total endowment value of $1 million.

Shidler College inducts five distinguished alumni into its Hall of Honor

October 16, 2018

Five distinguished alumni were honored at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Shidler College of Business annual Hall of Honor Awards fundraising dinner on October 11, 2018, at the Sheraton Waikiki.

Dr. Tae-Ung Baik discusses human rights in the Asia Pacific at the Paul Chung Memorial Lecture Series

August 7, 2018

Dr. Tae-Ung Baik discusses human rights in the Asia Pacific at the Paul Chung Memorial Lecture Series

School of Accountancy Scholarship named for former accounting firm partner Manny Sylvester

August 6, 2018

School of Accountancy Scholarship named for former accounting firm partner Manny Sylvester

Building futures for Hawai‘i’s homeless families

July 31, 2018

Building futures for Hawai‘i’s homeless families

Shidler alumnus Kai Galli secures career with the Federal Deposit Insurance Company (FDIC)

July 26, 2018

Shidler alumnus Kai Galli secures career with the Federal Deposit Insurance Company (FDIC)

Shidler graduates 32 students from its Vietnam MBA program

July 19, 2018

Thirty two students from the UH Shidler College of Business MBA for Executives in Vietnam (VEMBA) received their diplomas during two separate commencement ceremonies near their respective campuses in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

Will Weinstein Ethics Conversation Series returns this summer

June 27, 2018

Will K. Weinstein is returning to the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa to moderate his annual Ethics Conversation Series

Shidler student receives dream internship with Stanley Cup champions

June 20, 2018

A shidler undergraduate student received his dream marketing internship this summer with the Washington Capitals thanks to the Shidler Internship and Career Development Office.

Parents honor their sons with a $2 million bequest

May 29, 2018

The Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa received a $2 million bequest from the estate of Clifford and Blanche Hee to expand their scholarship in honor of their sons, Thomas and Michael Hee.