Dec. 11 event to highlight stellar undergraduate research projects and creative work

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Sylvia Wu, (808) 956-8391
Educational Specialist, Honors Program

Posted: Dec 9, 2015

A poster session at a previous Undergraduate Showcase.
A poster session at a previous Undergraduate Showcase.

UH Mānoa undergraduate students from all fields of study will present their faculty-supervised research projects and creative work at the Undergraduate Showcase on Friday, December 11, 2015.

The free event will feature 75 presentations and posters by 90 undergraduate students in the disciplines of Arts & Humanities, Engineering & Computer Sciences, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences.

The morning's activities will begin at Sakamaki Hall, with registration starting at 8 a.m. and the first oral presentation session at 9 a.m. The event will shift to the Campus Center Ballroom, with complimentary lunch at 12:30 p.m. and the poster session at 1:30 p.m.

This year’s presentations have titles that include “Poached Partner? Jealousy Influenced by Masculinity, Self-Esteem, and Gender Role Stress,” “The Impact of Artificial Reef Systems and Coastal Subsistence Patterns on Hawaiian Communities,” “Māori and Maoli Art Exchange: A Creative Project Inspired by the Correlation of Contemporary Māori and Hawaiian Art” and “Health, Fitness, and Academic Achievement.”

The Undergraduate Showcase, sponsored by the UH Mānoa Office of Undergraduate Education, highlights the outstanding research and creative work produced by talented undergraduate students across campus at the end of each Fall and Spring semester. For questions about the Undergraduate Showcase, send an email to

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