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Digital Bus Program Promotes STEM Education on MauiPosted on June 14, 2016Digital Bus Program
KAHULUI — Lt. Governor Shan Tsutsui delivered remarks at the unveiling of a brand new Digital Bus at the University of Hawaii – Maui College.   The Digital Bus program is an environmental education program that promotes culturally relevant, experiential learning in the K-12 school grades. The Alaka`ina Foundation (a 501(c)3 Non-Profit) implemented the Digital Bus program on Maui in […]
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Lt. Governor Shan Tsutsui’s R.E.A.C.H. Initiative Accepting Applications for 2016-17 School YearPosted on June 1, 2016Waialua Intermediate School Band
HONOLULU – The Office of Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui and the R.E.A.C.H. Initiative are accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year.  Intermediate/middle public school educators are eligible to apply.  The application period is from Wednesday, June 1 to Friday, July 1, 2016 by 3:00 p.m. R.E.A.C.H.’s mission is to ensure all public school students in grades 6 to 8 receive the academic […]
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Lt. Governor Serves as Keynote Speaker at Lanai High’s GraduationPosted on May 21, 2016Lt. Gov. Tsutsui speaking at Lanai High Graduation
LANAI CITY —  Lt. Governor Shan Tsutsui served as the keynote speaker at Lanai High School’s graduation ceremony.  Twenty-seven seniors participated in the ceremony.  In his speech, the Lt. Governor told all of the students that they have ability to make a difference in their community,  “Now, you have reached this milestone together. And, graduating from high school is […]
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Acting Governor Tsutsui Statement on U.S. Rep. Mark TakaiPosted on May 19, 2016mark takai
HONOLULU  —  Acting Governor Shan Tsutsui has this statement to offer regarding U.S. Representative Mark Takai’s announcement that he will not be seeking another term.  “My heartfelt thoughts are with Congressman Mark Takai as he continues his courageous battle with cancer and I wish him a full, healthy recovery.  Although I’m sorry to hear that […]
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Hawaiian Homes Breaks Ground on First Phase of Homestead Subdivision in Upcountry MauiPosted on May 19, 2016Groundbreaking ceremony in Maui
WAIOHULI, MAUI — In the first groundbreaking ceremony for a Hawaiian homestead under Governor David Ige’s administration, Acting Governor Shan Tsutsui, community leaders, government officials, and future homesteaders joined Chair Jobie Masagatani, Hawaiian Homes Commissioners and the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands to celebrate the beginning of construction on what will become the future home […]
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UH Rainbow Wahine Soccer Team Hosts Clinic for Soccer for Success StudentsPosted on April 23, 2016Soccer for Success Clinic
HONOLULU – Students participating in the Soccer for Success pilot initiative had a chance to refine their passing, dribbling and receiving skills today with the University of Hawaii Rainbow Wahine Soccer Team during a clinic held at the Manoa campus.  The Rainbow Wahine mentored the students with their soccer skills and warmed them up for […]
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Mahalo Alaka’ina Foundation for bringing STEM education to underrepresented students on Maui with your Digital Bus program! Alaka`ina (a 501(c)3 Non-Profit) implemented the Digital Bus program on Maui in 2005, and because of its success, expanded the program to Moloka`i in 2010. The mission of the program is to encourage interest in science and technology among the underrepresented student populations in grades K-12. -- with Rufino Dan Taca Magliba Senator J. Kalani English Gilbert Keith-Agaran ... See MoreSee Less

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