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The Kama`aina Job Fair features companies seeking returning graduates and residents insterested in STEM jobs on Maui. Photo courtesy of MEDB.
Kama’aina Come Home Expo Targets Returning Graduates
July 30th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

The Maui Economic Development Board’s Women in Technology will host its first Kama’aina Come Home Expo at the Ke Alahele Center in Kihei, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.


Students Brittany Nakagawa, Chaz Cabrero, Howard Andrade with mentor, Bob Brem. Photo courtesy of MEDB.
Engineer Shares Expertise and Encouragement
May 31st, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

Boeing Company‘s Senior Software Engineer Bob Brem has apparently given as many as 200 hours of expertise this year as a mentor for the award-winning Baldwin High School robotics team.


Excite Camp 2009 visiting Institute for Astronomy atop Haleakala. Courtesy of MEDB/WIT.
Women in Technology Holds Junior Girls STEM Camp
May 24th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

7th and 8th grade girls are eligible to attend four days of “Excite Camp,” a program sponsored by the Maui Economic Development Board’s Women in Tech program.


Maui High School Robotic Team’s Cheska Liwag and Marie Sijalbo drive their robot during the VEX competition. Courtesy of MEDB.
MEDB Education Fund Announces 20 Awardees
March 20th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Business
 

More than $80,000 in grants were distributed among 20 organization by the Maui Economic Development Board through its MEDB Ke Alahele Education Fund.


Two programs of the Maui Economic Development Board were also funded. Photo courtesy of MEDB.
MEDB Negotiates 3D Software Coup for Schools
December 7th, 2011 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

Maui Economic Development Board’s Women in Technology (WIT) just negotiated another major software coup for the state’s K-12 schools.


Members of the Molokai Gleeks robotics team are seen competing. Photo courtesy of MEDB.
Maui Students Gather for Robotics Tournament
November 10th, 2011 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · People
 

Maui students will come together at the Maui High School Cafeteria on Saturday, November 12 for the Maui district qualifier of the FIRST Lego League (FLL) Hawaii Robotics Tournament.


APEC Committee Seeks Hawaii Innovation, Business Stories
APEC Committee Seeks Hawaii Innovation, Business Stories
April 15th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Maui Business
 

The APEC 2011 Hawaii Host Committee is seeking “Story Ideas” that showcase Hawaii business to the world.


STEM conference will showcases students displays in the Wailea Marriott ballroom.
Wailea Marriott to Host Statewide STEM Conference
February 15th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Maui Business
 

On April 1-2, the Wailea Marriott will host over 200 STEM/Service Learning students, teachers, parents, community and business leaders from around the state.


Local 5 to Strike at Kaiser Maui Lani and Wailuku Clinics
Local 5 to Strike at Kaiser Maui Lani and Wailuku Clinics
January 26th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Featured, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mojrYvkVgb8[/youtube] (video uploaded: Thursday, January 28, 2010) Kaiser workers represented by UNITE HERE Local 5 will go on a limited duration strike on Thursday, January 28, 2010 at two Maui clinics, in an effort to fight for job security. Local 5 Spokesperson, Cade Watanabe said the walkout is part of a general […]