||UH wage pact must not harm autonomy
It is crucial that the University of Hawai'i not the Legislature or the governor decide how its salary resources are allocated. Merit pay and reward for exceptional work are good ideas, but they are not ones that should be directed from Downtown.
Clinton gifts: Yes, appearances matter
One of the enduring traits of the Clintons during their eight years was an aura of prideful righteousness. We know we are doing good so we don't need to be concerned about appearances. Well, yes, they do. Private citizen Bill Clinton may be able now to ignore that good advice. Public citizen Hillary Rodham Clinton should not.
Abercrombie in running for UH president
The U.S. representative would make an ideal president of the University of Hawai'i. By Bob Dye, a Kailua historian and writer.