Providing support to nursing students and advanced practice RNs enrolled at the UH Manoa Nursing through:
- cultural advising
- student readiness skills seminars
- academic tutoring
- study group sessions
- workshops & community service focused on cultural health issues.
Developing an ohana (family) style of learning & mentoring with an IKE AO PONO student study room/computer lab. Providing relevant reference materials to assist with the nursing curriculum at all educational levels.
Encouraging native students to feel accepted at UH Manoa Nursing by providing positive support for student empowerment and successful academic achievement.
Working with the community and UH partnerships to strengthen clinical learning sites, scholarship, & employment opportunities.
Advocate for Native Hawaiian & Pacific Islander students in university endeavors that will improve workforce diversity and professional development.
Recruitment efforts at the high school & community college level, individual appointments & student visits.