MISSION

Launched in 2011, UH Mānoa’s Better Tomorrow Speaker Series presents compelling, incisive talks on some of the most important questions of our time. Bringing together experts of world renown with students, faculty, elected officials, and community leaders, the series aims not just to cast public problems in fresh light but to advance innovative solutions to them.

Events

Marcus Ericksen

Scientist, environmentalist, adventurer, Marcus Eriksen is one of the world’s leading advocates for cleaning plastic pollution from the oceans.

Speakers

Marcus Ericksen

Scientist, environmentalist, adventurer, Marcus Eriksen is one of the world’s leading advocates for cleaning plastic pollution from the oceans.

Janet Mock

Born and raised in Hawai‘i, Janet Mock is an author, TV personality and one of the nation’s most important advocates for transgender rights.

Ove Hoegh-Guldberg

Renowned coral reef scientist and director of the Global Change Institute

Christopher Field

Director of Stanford's Woods Institute and leading author of IPCC climate reports

Michael Roth

President of Wesleyen University and advocate for liberal education

Walter Echo-Hawk

Native American attorney and author
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