HONOLULU—Irene Yamashita, a teacher at Kainalu Elementary School teacher, was officially recognized as the 2015 Hawaiʻi History Teacher of the Year, an award sponsored by The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and facilitated locally by the Hawai‘i Council for the Humanities (HCH), at the Schools of the Future Conference on November 4, 2015.
HONOLULU—Some of Hawai‘i’s brightest young minds proved their intellectual mettle and were honored for their outstanding work at this year’s National History Day (NHD) competition held June 14-18, 2015, at the University of Maryland at College Park.
HONOLULU—The Hawai‘i History Day State Fair, a competition which annually involves hundreds of students and teachers from around the state, will be held on Saturday, April 25, at Windward Community College from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
HONOLULU—The Hawaiʻi Council for the Humanities (HCH) Board of Directors elected two new members at its December 6, 2014 meeting.
HONOLULU—The Hawai‘i Council for the Humanities (HCH) recently awarded, for its October 31, 2014 cycle, four grants totaling $28,559 for development and production of public humanities projects throughout the state.