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UH Manoa says handshaking okay at graduation

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HONOLULU (KHNL) - Chancellor Virginia Hinshaw says handshaking will be allowed at UH Manoa's graduation ceremony tomorrow afterall. Hinshaw had said earlier this week handshakes would not be allowed because of the swine flu circulating around Hawaii.

Students will be allowed to choose a handshake or not when receiving their diploma.

On Friday,  the Department of Health announced the confirmation of six more cases in Hawaii, bring the total to 21.