February 21st, 2013
The University of Hawaii Board of Regents on Thursday agreed to name four university initiatives after the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii.
Irene Hirano Inouye, Inouye's widow, Ken Inouye, Inouye's son, and U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa are scheduled to accept the honor at a ceremony on Friday.
Here are the initiatives named for the senator, a UH-Manoa graduate:
*The University of Hawaii at Manoa: The Daniel K. Inouye Center for Microbial Oceanography: Research and Education (C-MORE).
*UH Hilo: The Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy.
*UH Maui College: The Daniel K. Inouye Allied Health Center.
*Kauai Community College: The Daniel K. Inouye Electronics Technology Building.