UH GEO Prof. Camilo Mora and students co-authored a new article in Nature Climate Change entitled, "Over half of known human pathogenic diseases can be aggravated by climate change," https://doi.org/10.1038/s41558-022-01426-1. The study was featured in @StarAdvertiser Aug 9, https://www.staradvertiser.com/2022/08/09/hawaii-news/university-of-hawaii-study-suggests-onslaught-of-disease-amid-global-warming
UH GEO Professor Marina Karides (@marina_karides), author of Sappho's Legacy: Convivial Economics on a Greek Isle, @SUNY is invited to share some of her favorite reading choices: https://shepherd.com/best-books/to-get-stranded-with-on-an-island
We are fortunate to welcome Dr. Aurora Kagawa-Vivani as a new faculty member to the GEO department. @akkagawa has a joint appointment with the Water Resources Research Center (@hawaiiwrrc).
Professor Reece Jones (@ReeceJonesUH) writes in the @TexasObserver about how the Supreme Court legalized racial profiling for the Border Patrol and why that policy should change https://www.texasobserver.org/the-biden-administration-must-ban-racial-profiling/
The Department of Geography and Environment at the University of Hawai'i is hiring a permanent faculty Instructor to teach human geography courses. Application deadline is Sept 1. More info and application here: https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/hawaiiedu/jobs/3647378/instructor-geography-and-environment-position-no-0085072
UH GEO Professor Reece Jones (@ReeceJonesUH) will join @POGOwatchdog's Constitution Project Book Club to talk about Nobody is Protected at 3 pm ET today. Join for free here: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/nobody-is-protected/register
Geography and Environment is consistently among the top ranked departments at the University of Hawai'i, https://www.hawaii.edu/news/2022/07/18/global-ranking-of-academic-subjects/. @UHawaiiNews @CSS_UHManoa
Most people don't realize it, but the entire state of Hawai'i is in the border zone, where Fourth Amendment protections are curtailed writes UH GEO Professor Reece Jones (@ReeceJonesUH) in the @StarAdvertiser https://www.staradvertiser.com/2022/07/17/editorial/island-voices/expansion-of-border-patrol-is-worrisome/.
UH GEO Professor Reece Jones (@ReeceJonesUH) published an Op-Ed in the @latimes on the erosion of the Fourth Amendment in the vast border zone https://www.latimes.com/opinion/story/2022-07-17/border-patrol-border-zone-supreme-court-search-checkpoint.