2014 Association of Hawai‘i Archivists Annual Conference

On Saturday, February 15, 2014 I attended and presented my student poster, The Challenges of Conservation and Preservation in Hawai’i at the Association of Hawai‘i Archivists 2014 Annual Conference, which was held at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i, Mānoa Grand Ballroom on the island of Oahu. I was very lucky to be chosen for sponsorship [...]

Collection Development Workshop: Selecting Materials for the island of Yap, Yap Public Library

On Saturday, November 16, 2013  at the University of Hawai’i Hamilton Library, I participated in a hands-on collection development workshop with several other UHM ALA student chapter members. We assisted several UHM Pacific Collections librarians by selecting books from donated materials, which will be sent the Yap Public Library on the island of Yap. During this [...]

2013 Symposium – The Politics of Representation: Reflections on Controversial Issues in Museums and Related Places in Japan and Hawai‘i

Last weekend I was grateful to be a part of planning and implementing the 2013 Symposium – The Politics of Representation: Reflections on Controversial Issues in Museums and Related Places in Japan and Hawai‘i, which was sponsored by the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa, Museum Studies Graduate Certificate Program in collaboration with the Hawai‘i Council for [...]

Hawai’i State Archives Volunteer

Last Friday, I interviewed for a volunteer position at the Hawai’i State Archives and was given the job! I will begin working on Friday, November 8th and will be able to dedicate 4 hours each week to assisting the HISA. My first project will be to work in the Hawaii State Government Records collection, assisting with indexing [...]

National Endowment for the Humanities Feature

The resource website, Crossing Cultures, which I designed for the Museum Studies Program at the University of Hawai’i received a feature notice by the National Endowment for the Humanities. Check it out here! Image source: Screenshot from National Endowment for the Humanities feature.

Crossing Cultures: The Art of Manga in Hawai’i

I recently had the opportunity to create and design a website for the University of Hawai’i, Museum Studies Department co-sponsored exhibit,Crossing Cultures: The Art of Manga in Hawai’i. The opening is going to be held on Friday, September 6, 2013 at 4:00 PM HST at Windward Community College, Gallery ‘Iolani. I hope to see you there!