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AAUW Interns at UH Manoa


The American Association of University Women interns at UH Mānoa (UHM) and Kapiolani Community College (KCC) have a shared mission is to promote AAUW’s values both on-campus and in the community. As a Registered Independent Organization (RIO), AAUW Honolulu's internship programs and initiatives aim to provide the tools necessary for women to gain economic security, to pursue their education, and advocate for women’s rights—with the broader goal of working towards a more equitable society. 

AAUW-UHM is housed in the UH Mānoa Office of Civic and Community Engagement (OCCE) under the supervision and mentorship of OCCE Director, Atina Pascua. AAUW-UHM is generously sponsored by the AAUW Honolulu Branch. AAUW-UHM interns work collaboratively with the AAUW Honolulu Branch on communication and outreach efforts.

In 2022, AAUW Honolulu's internship program expanded to Kapiolani Community College (KCC) under the supervision and mentorship of Civic and Community Engagement Outreach Coordinator, Denise M. Pierson. 

AAUW Honolulu's internship sends monthly newsletters with updates about upcoming events. To be added to their mailing list, email You can also keep up with AAUW-UHM on Instagram and Facebook.

To learn more about AAUW-UHM, visit the UH Mānoa Civic and Community Engagement website.

Anita Pascua

Atina Pascua

Director at UH Manoa

Denise Pierson

Denise Pierson

Advisor at KCC

UHM Interns
AAUW Interns at UH


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Susannah Lee Kandikatti

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Ryan Lashlee

Ryan Lashlee

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Eileen Liu

Communications Intern @UHM

Marketing & Management

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Lily Cappello

Communications Intern @UHM


Jason Nichols

Jason Nichols

Intern @KCC


Shayni Mirafuentes

Shayni Mirafuentes

Programming Intern @UHM



Kay Yogi

Intern @UHM


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Carolina Suhré

Programming Intern @UHM


AAUW UH Manoa Events

AAUW at UH Manoa put on virtual and in-person events, including an Antiracist Parenting webinar series, a Women in STEM event, a series of Wahine webinars, and several educational movie nights.

These events are organized by the AAUW at UH Manoa Registered Independent Organization (RIO). 

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