The Conversation: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017
Northwest Hawaiian Islands Coral Health; Economic Slowdown; Gender Pay Gap
Northwest Hawaiian Islands Coral Assessment
A team of scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has returned to Hawaii from an assessment of coral health in Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument.
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Economic Slowdown Predicted for Hawaii
According to the University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization, economic growth in the Aloha State is slowing down.
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Civil Beat Reality Check
Hawaii’s prisons are understaffed, underfunded, and facing a crisis of care when it comes to the mental health of inmates.
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Student Debt and the Gender Pay Gap
On average, student loans affect women worse than men according to a recent study by the Hawaii chapter of the American Association of University Women.