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“Come fly away:  UH-Hilo graduates first students in pilot-training program.”

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Russ Roberts

Honoring sacrifice and service

Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer — for many, a day for the beach, a backyard barbecue or to just hang out with family and friends.

Photos: Parker School holds commencement ceremony

Parker School held their 47th commencement ceremony on Friday, May 26 at Kahilu Theatre in Waimea and proudly honored the 28 students in the Class of 2023. As is Parker School tradition, graduates danced the hula to “Waimea ‘Aina Hanohano” and honored their parents and families with the presentation of a lei to show their appreciation.

HVO will move to UH-Hilo

In a couple of years, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory scientists and support staff should be able to move from their temporary headquarters at Hilo Iron Works and a Keaau warehouse and into fancy new digs at the University of Hawaii at Hilo.

Volcano Watch: Legends of eruptions past

Active volcanoes tell us their stories through earthquakes, deformation, gas emissions, and lava flows. We interpret those stories through myriad scientific instruments and record them in journals and news reports for generations to come. But what if a volcano isn’t active and hasn’t been in hundreds or even thousands of years? How can we learn their stories when now they slumber?

Kona Choral Society’s premiere concert

For the Kona Choral Society, its upcoming concert has been three years in the making. The dedicated effort has resulted in the debut of two original choral works with the respective composers in attendance. This unique concert, the “Hawaii Island premieres of Island Home (Awakening) and Jubilate Deo,” will take place from 4–5 p.m. on Sunday, June 4 in the Grand Ballroom of the Hilton Waikoloa Village.

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