Month: February 2017

Chaminade Now Accepting Applications for Ho’oulu STEM Scholarships

Chaminade University is currently accepting applications for its full tuition Ho`oulu STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Scholarships.The scholarships are open to first-year and transfer students and give preference to applicants of Native Hawaiian ancestry. Apply now for early consideration. For more details on the Ho`oulu STEM Scholarship, visit the Ho`oulu STEM Scholarship webpage or call (808) 739-8551. In partnership with Kamehameha Schools, Chaminade University created an opportunity for students pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree to receive full tuition assistance (100%) and the opportunity to apply for living expense assistance for four years. It also provides wraparound academic support services, access to post-graduate...

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Message from the Dean of Students

Aloha, Chaminade parents! With Thanksgiving fast approaching, I wish your family all the best – whether you’re with us in the Aloha State during the holiday season or far beyond our shores. As you’ll see from this newsletter, it’s been another great semester at Chaminade. Throughout her four months at the university’s helm, President Lynn Babington has raised awareness about the numerous advantages of a Catholic education. It’s “higher education with a higher purpose,” she emphasizes. Expanding Hawaii’s innovation sector is key to economic growth, experts point out, and Chaminade is playing an increasingly important role in educating the...

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E+ID Professor Honored by Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA)

Junghwa Suh, D. Arch., assistant professor in the Environmental + Interior Design (E+ID) Program, has received an honorable mention in the 2016 CIDA (Council for Interior Design Accreditation) Award for Excellence Competition. Open to faculty members and collaborating teams at CIDA-accredited interior design programs, the competition recognizes outstanding practices in interior design education and honors design educators for their exceptional work. Dr. Suh’s submission “Learning on the Go: Using Mobile Tools in Design Education” researched opportunities for students to explore and analyze key design elements and principles in various interior spaces. In order to facilitate understanding and application of...

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