Trends and Talkers: The new UH PresidentUPDATED 8:02 PM HST Jun 02, 2014Video Transcript
coming in, and so far, they are not too kind. Sweet Tee writes, "Guess the pressure of having an institution run by someone with military background was too much for the board to handle....... WEAK!!!!" Cathy Gayagas Weinhardt says simply, "My condolences to UH." And Keoki Balino adds, "They should elect someone who has graduated from UH and Someone FROM Hawaii. That way, that person will know exactly what is needed to better the WHOLE school because "...they know the issues first hand cause they experienced it. Coming from outside, they will NEVER know Hawaii life, hawaii lifestyles and hawaii's economy. SUPPORT LOCAL!!!" Keoki, youre getting part of what you want in Lassner - he's been part of the UH system since 1977, and he is a graduate. He holds a PHD from UH Manoa in communication and information sciences. We want to know what you think of the new president, head to facebook and weigh in tonight.