UH-Hilo grad students receive awards at conference

Two graduate students in the Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science program at the University of Hawaii at Hilo received awards for their research at the 25th Annual Hawaii Conservation Conference held July 24-26 on Oahu.

Can you help identify this photo?

The Tribune-Herald each Saturday is publishing a photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection. The Kona Historical Society generously donated the collection in 2007. The museum is seeking help identifying the people and places in the pictures, most of which are from the 1960s and ’70s. Those with information about the subjects in the photos can contact the museum at 935-5021 or archives@lymanmuseum.org. THIS PHOTO (NO. 17319) was captured April 9, 1963.

Getting artsy

From left, Aizeah Shea, 6, Kylee Rothsfus, 6, and Kiera Shea, 3, make butterfly magnets out of coffee filters and clothespins Aug. 1 during Artsy Afternoon for Kids at Hilo Public Library.