Check out our latest news, photos and updates from our work in the field and in the community.

From Volunteer to Program Manager

Andrea Buckman first started as a volunteer with LHWRP in 2007. She later became an LHWRP staff member and did everything from field work to outreach, admin, grant writing, project coordination, and now she is managing the program. She has worn almost every LHWRP hat there is, and continues to wear numerous ones simultaneously! Dr. Clifford Morden, LHWRPʻs Principal Investigator, made a special trip to Maui to award Andrea the Research Corporation of the University of Hawaiʻi (RCUH) Certificate of Achievement for her 10+ years of hard work and dedication to LHWRP and to conservation in Hawaiʻi. Congratulations, Andrea! Mahalo for all that you do for LHWRP and the ʻāina!

Mālama ʻāina at ART at LARGE 2.0

Art at Large is a program of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Art and Art History Department that utilizes campus construction barriers as canvasses for UH Art majors to express themselves and share their thoughts, visions, and talents. The dull, drab construction barrier walls that surround the Life Sciences Building construction site have become an outdoor gallery of Art at Large and a reoccurring theme is mālama ʻāina. This is the second iteration of Art at Large with its first version 1.0 “opening” in 2016. It is now on version 3.0 with each iteration costing approximately $2,000 - $3,000 to produce. This is just a sampling of the art work that the many talented artists of UH Mānoa

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