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Four Maui Students Selected for Philippines Immersion Program

Four University of Hawai‘i Maui College students have been selected to participate in the I.M. Ready study abroad program and will be introduced at a fundraising dinner on Friday, Jan. 19 at 5:30 p.m. at the Leis Family Class Act Restaurant.

PC: UHMC.

The International Mobility or I.M. Ready immersion program aims to empower students by providing them opportunities to gain global experiences, expand their network and build lasting relationships beyond the islands of Maui County.

Through several partnerships established by the college, the students will be attending classes in top universities in the Philippines such as the University of the Philippines, Ateneo De Manila University, Mapua University, University of Asia and the Pacific and Polytechnic University of the Philippines. Representatives from the universities will be in attendance at the dinner.

The students are:

The I.M. Ready program is part of the UH Maui College International Center of Innovation and Research, which aims to bring the local and international community to the college as a hub of applied research and innovation, and expand opportunities for both students and faculty for global engagement.

Corporate and individual partners are invited to support the program by making a tax-deductible donation to the UH Foundation.