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Faculty, staff urge University of Hawaii to reject plans for Thirty Meter Telescope

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Several University of Hawaii faculty, staff and students who oppose TMT held a rally Wednesday on the steps of Hawaii Hall to demand that President David Lassner give up on construction of the telescope. To end the rally, everyone chanted and gave a sign in support the Mauna Kea.

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Above, Kalani Kalima, second from left embraced Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu with the breath of life after the rally. Also pictured are Walter Ritte, left, and Noweo Kai.

With the legal fight against the Thirty Meter Telescope appeared to be over, University of Hawaii faculty, staff and students took their case to the public Wednesday in a press conference on the UH Manoa campus. Read more

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