Island Conversations

Island Conversations #70–Crush the Curve, with Dr. Robert Perkinson

The University of Hawaii Public Policy Center has released a report called Crush the Curve, written by lead

Island Conversations #69–UH Hilo Chancellor Bonnie Irwin

University of Hawaii at Hilo Chancellor Bonnie Irwin stepped into the job on July 1, 2019.  Now, she’s facing

Island Conversations #68–COVID-19 jail releases, with County Prosecutor Mitch Roth

The island’s (and the state’s) prisons and jails are overcrowded, and even under normal circumstances,

Island Conversations #67–COVID-19 with Dr. Nathan Tomita

Dr. Nathan Tomita is the Medical Director of, and a General Surgeon at, Ali’i Health Center, an affiliate of

Island Conversations #66–U. S. Census with Sharlette Poe

In the middle of COVID-19, we all MUST take a few minutes and complete our census form, online–or if we cannot

Island Conversations #65 –dealing with the stress of COVID-19 with Dr. Katherine May

Everybody in the world is likely feeling anxious and stressed right now because of COVID-19, the Coronavirus circling

Island Conversations #64–Dr. Jace Saplan, Prof of Music

Jace Saplan, born and raised in Hilo, has made music his life–as a professor and as a choral conductor.  Take

Island Conversations #64–Dr. Jace Saplan, Prof of Music

Jace Saplan, born and raised in Hilo, has made music his life–as a professor and as a choral conductor.  Take

Island Conversations #63–Hawaii Wildlife Center, with Director Linda Elliott

The Hawaii Wildlife Center in Kapa’au, at the very north part of the Big Island of Hawaii, is where Native

Island Conversations #62–Sacred Lands Mediator Susan Podziba

Susan Podziba, from Boston, MA, is an internationally known mediator, and has a focus on mediating disputes over