News Archive Page 4

Alumni and Students Break Bread at Mentor Connect

September 11, 2017

Mentor Connect was a fantastic event that truly exemplified the well-known saying, “Nothing brings people together like good food.”

Shidler Day Kicks Off the 2017-2018 School Year

August 31, 2017

The Shidler College of Business welcomed new and returning Shidler and pre-business students back to school during its annual Shidler Day event on August 29.

Executive MBA Students Kick Off Their First Semester at Residence Weekend

August 25, 2017

Students of the 21st Executive MBA (EMBA) cohort came together to kick off their first semester at Shidler with an intensive five-day Residence Weekend at Turtle Bay Resort.

Experiencing the Diverse Asian Business Environment Through the 2017 Asian Field Study

August 25, 2017

Twenty-five students recently returned from an incredible trip to Asia as a part of the Pacific Asian Management Institute’s 34th Asian Field Study themed “Experiencing the Diverse Asian Business Environment.”

Family Business Members Enjoy the Camaraderie at Annual Social Event

August 25, 2017

Former Chairman of Outrigger Enterprises Group, Inc. Chuck Kelley and his wife Jenny graciously opened up their home to members of the Family Business Center, Oahu Chapter for its annual Social Event in August.

Eighty Top Recruits Join Shidler’s Freshman Direct Admit Program

August 24, 2017

The Shidler College of Business welcomed its new cohort of Freshman Direct Admit students during a special orientation event held on August 16 in the Shidler courtyard.

Shidler College names Peter Rowan to lead its Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship

August 3, 2017

The Shidler College of Business is proud to announce the appointment of Peter Rowan as the new executive director of the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship.

Business and legal ethics examined at annual Will Weinstein lecture series

July 14, 2017

What causes and enables high profile members of the financial, business and legal communities to lie, cheat and steal? Find out at the annual summer Will K. Weinstein Conversation Series.

Shidler alumnus Manny August establishes scholarship for local high school graduates pursing accounting

July 6, 2017

Shidler alumnus Manuel “Manny” August, Jr. established a $35,000 endowed scholarship for full-time undergraduate or graduate students pursuing an accounting degree at the Shidler College of Business School of Accountancy.

Shidler Students Compete in HSBC/HK Asia Pacific Business Case Competition in Hong Kong

July 5, 2017

Joshua Rasay, Mia Harrie, Czarina Caberto, and Mia Porter represented the Shidler College of Business at the HSBC/HKU Asia Pacific Business Case Competition in Hong Kong.

Freeman Fellows Report From Japan About a High-Tech Laundry Robot

July 3, 2017

During their four-week stay in Japan, the Freeman Fellows have been working closely with an innovative technology company to expand their recently developed robotic product to the U.S. market.

Shidler is a special partner with the Hawaii Business Leadership Conference - Alumni and friends receive $25 off admission

June 26, 2017

The Shidler College of Business is proud to be a special partner of the fourth annual Hawaii Business Leadership Conference on Thursday, July 27.

Maui Alumni and Friends Raise Over $11K for Student Scholarships

June 5, 2017

Nearly 100 alumni and friends gathered at Ken and Saedene Ota’s two-acre residence in Waikapu, Maui, to attend the Shidler Maui Alumni & Friends Event benefiting the Maui Alumni Business Scholarship fund.

"Business Night" Awards $64,000 to Top Students at Mentorship Dinner

May 9, 2017

The Shidler College of Business presented 36 awards totaling $64,000 to top undergraduate and graduate students at its annual Business Night event.

A Unique Garden Handtool Company Takes First Place at UH Business Plan Competition

May 5, 2017

Herbavore, a customizable garden handtool business received first place honors at the 2017 Business Plan Competition.

Inaugural Faculty Endowment Luncheon Celebrates Shidler's Commitment to World-Class Research

May 4, 2017

Thanks to a strong partnership with the business community, the number of faculty endowments at the Shidler College of Business has increased significantly from six to 38 in the past 12 years alone.

Eddie and Elaine Flores, Jr. Donate $1 Million to UH Mānoa Shidler College of Business

April 27, 2017

Founder of L&L Drive-Inn/L&L Hawaiian Barbecue and local real estate investor, Eddie Flores, Jr., and his wife Elaine made a $1 million gift to the Shidler College of Business at UH Mānoa.

First Flores Real Estate Lecture Series Features Developer Jack Myers

April 26, 2017

Renowned real estate developer Jack E. Myers (BBA 1970) kicked off the inaugural Flores Real Estate Lecture Series on April 20 at the Waialae Country Club.

Congratulations to the Shidler Alumni Who are Members of Pacific Business News' 40 Under 40 Class of 2017

April 25, 2017

The Shidler o‘hana would like to extend a big congratulations to our alumni who made Pacific Business News' annual 40 Under 40 list.

Launch a Business in Six Weeks at Summer Startup Launchpad

April 20, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Summer Startup Launchpad.

Remembering Shidler alumnus Lenny Kamp

April 19, 2017

Shidler alumnus and supporter Leonard (Lenny) Frank Kamp, Jr. passed away peacefully at home on February 5, 2017 at the age of 76.

Shidler College of Business announces free Banking Lecture Series in April

April 6, 2017

The Shidler College presents a free, public Banking Lecture Series starting with its first lecture on "Banking Regulation and Compliance."

Business professionals are needed to mentor students at Business Night 2017. Register online by Friday, April 7.

April 5, 2017

Nearly 250 students have registered to attend Business Night 2017 and are now waiting to be matched with a mentor from their field of interest.

Joey Aquino Gives Helpful Lessons From the World of Startups

March 25, 2017

Shidler and engineering students gathered at the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship (PACE) to learn helpful career tips from Shidler alumnus Joey Aquino.