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Save the Date: Saturday, Oct 26: Maoli Engineering and Science in Education Cafe (Waianae)

Aloha mai kākou,
Please join us on Saturday, October 26, 2013 as Hawaiian Islands Science presents:


Maoli Engineering and Science in Education
October 26, 2013, 11:30AM-2:30PM
MAʻO Organic Farms, 86-210 Puhawai Rd, Waianae

*Lunch provided- manuahi- please carpool if possible

E hele mai!  Join us in exploring some modern applications of maoli engineering and science in our University of Hawaii system and beyond. How was what we call “engineering and science” once a part of everyday life?  How does it now fit into our modern lives, communities, and individual kuleana?  And what are educational pathways and opportunities available to young people today?

Our discussion is focused on maoli engineering and science: past, present, and future. Share your experiences, bring your friends and questions, come with an open mind.

​We look forward to seeing you o

n the 26th!  For updates, follow us on Facebook and join our Oct 26 event.

This event is organized through Hawaiian Islands Science and made possible through support from Kauhale/MAʻO Organic Farms and COSEE-IE.
Mahalo for your support and see you on Saturday, October 26!

Me ka haʻahaʻa,
Hawaiian Islands Science-October Cafe Coordination Team
(: Lelemia, Aurora, and Leisha 🙂

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AAAS S&T Policy Fellowships: Only Three Weeks Left to Apply

Please distribute this program and position announcement to interested applicants

The 2014-2015 AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships online application system is open for three more weeks

For more than 40 years, scientists, social scientists, engineers and health professionals have applied their knowledge and technical expertise to policy-making while developing valuable career-enhancing skills in the process. Join a network of more than 2,800 current and alumni fellows impacting policy, contributing to public service and forging new careers.

The AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships provide a learning opportunity to explore the intersection of science and policy. Fellows bring a common interest in learning about science policy and a willingness to apply your training in new arenas. Fellows serve in yearlong assignments in congressional offices and federal agencies in the Washington, D.C. region.


-Doctoral-level degree (PhD, MD, DVM, DSc, etc.) in any scientific, social science, health/medical or engineering discipline OR

-Master’s in engineering with 3 years of engineering related professional experience

-US citizenship


– $74,000–$99,000

– Health insurance, travel/training and relocation allowances. *dependent on agency placement


FELLOWSHIP YEAR: September 1, 2014 – August 31, 2015

For more information and to apply visit: https://fellowshipapp.aaas.org/applications/default.asp

To learn more about the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships, visit our website: http://fellowships.aaas.org.



Email fellowships@aaas.org or call 202-326-6700


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Salaeha Shariff, MPS

Project Director

Outreach/Recruitment & Alumni Engagement

AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships
American Association for the Advancement of Science
1200 New York Avenue, NW | Washington, DC 20005
202-326-7083 | 202-289-4950 fax