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Loko I’a iPhone App 2.0 is released!

Loko I’a iPhone App 2.0 is released!

Thanks to an NSF I-Corps for Learning grant, Dr. Lemus and colleagues have added several new upgrades to the Loko I'a iPhone app.  The new improved app includes all new graphics, sections for Mea Ola (Pond Life) and 'Ike Hawaii (Hawaiian Knowledge), as well as access...

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MakerLab Receives NSF Funding for Pre-Service Teachers!

MakerLab Receives NSF Funding for Pre-Service Teachers!

The HIMB MakerLab has secured a prestigious EAGER award from the National Science Foundation to help pre-service teachers develop their skills in scientific practices and design.  Program starts in January 2018. We were extremely honored to be recognized by Senator...

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Scientists Study Effect of Warm Water on Coral

Scientists Study Effect of Warm Water on Coral

Visiting scientist Garen Baghdasarian and his students from Santa Monica College joined HIMB postdoc Keisha Bahr in the MakerLab to investigate how corals may be impacted by warmer water temperatures.  The team is exposing small colonies of coral to thermal stress and...

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Agile Learning Center at MakerLab

Agile Learning Center at MakerLab

Teachers and students from the Agile Learning Center, an alternative school in Honolulu, visited MakerLab to learn more about marine biology and engage in some hands-on science.  After touring Moku o Loe island and learning about the research that we conduct here at...

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Congratulations Ariana!

Congratulations Ariana!

Congratulations to my student, Ariana Huffmyer, for being awarded a prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship! Ariana is pursuing an integrated PhD. in both marine science research and education. Very proud of you...

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SENCER Hawaii Institute

SENCER Hawaii Institute

Dr. Lemus was pleased to be part of the 2016 SENCER Hawaii Regional Institute, hosting the group at HIMB on Sunday, March 13.  Coordinated by the National Center for Science and Civic Engagement, SENCER is a 15-year program funded by the National Science Foundation to...

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