Pueo o Kū STEM Journal

About Pueo o Kū STEM Journal

Pueo o Kū STEM journal is a biannual publication featuring the undergraduate research writing of Kapiʻolani Community Collegeʻs Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) and Health Sciences programs. Pueo o Kū is published by the Board of Student Publication at Kapiʻolani Community College University of Hawaiʻi and highlights the noteworthy student research pioneered on the Kapiʻolani Community College campus.

Established in August of 2005, the KapCC STEM program aims to improve the quality of education in the fields of STEM through various initiatives, including undergraduate research projects, peer mentoring and summer bridge programs. This effort has initiated an increased number of KapCC students transferring to four-year degree programs and is the educational foundation preparing students for careers in STEM disciplines.

Submit your work

Pueo o Kū is currently accepting submissions for the Spring 2018 publication.

Students interested in submitting their work to Pueo o Kū STEM journal, may do so online by visiting the Board of Student Publications website and filling out the online submission form.

Submission Criteria:

All work must be:

  • Produced at KapCC during the following semesters: Spring 2016, Summer 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Summer 2017
  • Featuring coursework in the STEM and Health Science fields
  • Submitted by the respective student author
  • Submitted digitally as a project poster formatted in .ppt or .pptx ONLY!  (File size should not exceed 8 MB)

Students may submit more than one work as it applies to the submission criteria. All submitted work will undergo a selection process. Top rated research projects will be selected for publication in the STEM journal.

The deadline for Pueo o Kū STEM Journal 2018 submissions is Friday, November 1st, 2017. Submissions received after that date will be applied to the following Pueo o Kū STEM Journal set to publish in Spring 2020.

For more information about Pueo o Kū STEM Journal contact: Keōmai Eaton, STEM Outreach Coordinator at ksleaton@hawaii.edu or (808) 734-9262.

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