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UH Manoa Becomes 12th U.S. College in Asia-Pacific University Network

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The University of Hawaii at Manoa is now a member of the Association of Pacific Rim Universities — a consortium of highly ranked research universities in the Asia-Pacific region. 

The association represents 45 research universities — representing 2 million students and 120,000 faculty members total — in 16 countries in regions ranging from East Asia and Oceania to Eurasia and Latin America. To be eligible for APRU, universities must be ranked as a leading university in their respective countries or regions and have a strong international presence. 

Member universities in the U.S. include various