UH-Hilo School of Nursing receives reaccreditation through 2029

The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education recently reaccredited the University of Hawaii at Hilo Doctor of Nursing Practice program through 2029, the maximum 10-year term, following a rigorous process that included a self-study, site visit and review of the DNP nursing curriculum.

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. See identified photographs on Facebook at tinyurl.com/piercephotoid. THIS PHOTO (NO. 17331) was captured April 10, 1963.

American Legion Post 3 installs new officers

American Legion Post 3 recently installed new officers for 2019-20. The new officers are (standing, from left) Cmdr. Jeno Enocencio, Adjutant Paul Austria, Sergeant at Arms Arnold Ishii, 1st Vice Cmdr. Keoni Dela Cruz, District IV Cmdr. Antonio Gaspar, (kneeling) Chaplain/finance Charles Mapa, 2nd Vice Cmdr. Peter McDuff and Historian Harvey Motomura.

Hilo joins cackling paddle boarding craze

It was a spooky good time Oct. 27 in Hilo Bay as witches took to the sea, launching from Coconut Island with hats on, throwing cackles and paddling into a squall.