Category Archives: Outreach

be-a-scientist

Be a scientist

Professor Monique Chyba and her teams have for many years now been working with the largest family shelter in Hawaii to provide after school educational activities. Again this year, the first Friday of December is our annual “Be a Scientist” night. You can see past coverage in the UH news here:

https://manoa.hawaii.edu/news/article.php?aId=8283

https://www.hawaii.edu/news/2012/11/29/be-a-scientist-night-reaches-out-to-disadvantaged-youth/

https://www.hawaii.edu/news/2016/12/07/be-a-scientist-night-brings-stem-activities-to-disadvantaged-children/

https://www.hawaii.edu/news/2022/05/16/be-a-scientist-night-ihs/

covid-bowl

Will COVID-19 win the Super Bowl in 2021?

An informational poster (PDF) from Prof. Chyba and her team.

A team of University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa researchers will attempt to forecast COVID-19 in Hawaiʻi through modeling based on current data. Led by Department of Mathematics Professor and principal investigator Monique Chyba, the one-year project, which kicked off on July 1, 202, received a $199,000 award from the National Science Foundation.

More at UH News.