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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.

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

May 15, 2018

On May 5, approximately 25 Shidler students, alumni and friends spent the day at the Catholic Charities Family Assessment Center serving food, playing games, and passing out goody bags to homeless families and children.

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

May 15, 2018

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.

Business Night connects business students with mentors

May 8, 2018

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.”

Shidler College of Business hosts opening reception at AACSB international conference

April 26, 2018

The International Conference and Annual Meeting (ICAM) is returning to Hawaii for a second time at the Hawaii Convention Center. The Shidler College of Business will be sponsoring the ICAM Welcome Reception.

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

March 13, 2018

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.

Middle School Students Learn about Business Careers

February 22, 2018

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

February 21, 2018

The Shidler College of Business Alumni Association hosted author David Heenan at their Talk Story event on February 15.

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

February 20, 2018

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

February 14, 2018

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.

CBRE hosts a special capital markets symposium for students

January 12, 2018

CBRE, the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, hosted a special symposium at the Shidler College of Business.