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Report: Gender-based violence on UH campuses

Approximately 19 percent of UH students have been exposed to intimate partner violence, according to a report released last month by the University of Hawai‘i Office of Institutional Equity. During spring 2017, approximately 6,300 students across all 10 UH campuses completed a survey asking if during their enrollment at UH […]

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Theatre lecturer Taurie Kinoshita - Courtesy of Nicolas Logue

Theatre lecturer earns Excellence in Education Award

Taurie Kinoshita, long-time theatre lecturer, is a big part of WCC’s success in the performing arts, bringing experience and professional credentials to Palikū Theatre’s student productions. Now she’s bringing the campus national attention by winning the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Excellence in Education Award. “We do the work […]

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Theatre 260 students in the cast are Alaka’i Cunningham, Jae An, Darla Richards, Keahi Coria, Jessica Jusseaume, Daphnei Hussein, Jason Cavinder, Likeke Nakachi-Isaacs, Mikie Davidson, Will Philippus, Noah Schuetz, Michael Wall and Jeremy Whipple - Courtesy of Orrin Nakanelua

Theatre production explores love in all its forms

Love Local Style, directed by WCC theatre lecturer Taurie Kinoshita, is a celebration of aloha as written by local playwrights and performed in a series of short plays. Humorous and tragic, these stories follow a variety of characters from often radically different backgrounds as they search for, reject, embrace, take […]

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(from left) Susannah Shores, Adviser Kimberlee Bassford, Patrick Hascall, Eliana Christianson, Cynthia Lee Sinclair, Hannah Bailey and Leighland Tagawa – Photo by Patrick Hascall

Happy Holidays from the staff of Ka ‘Ohana

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Debate Club students gear up for global competition

The Debate Club at Windward Community College has been preparing for the University of Hawai‘i Debate Club Tournament in February against college teams from the U.S. mainland such as Loyola Marymount as well as teams from Korea, China and the U.S. Armed Forces. According to Audrey Badua, who serves as […]

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Military neighborhoods get decked out for the holidays – Hannah Bailey

Military families reunite for the holiday season

Being in the military is a tricky job that requires training, long nights and dedication, which unfortunately takes a lot of its members away from the people they love. Some jobs in the military, like infantry or ground troops, require members to go through different trainings: jungle, desert, water, winter […]

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Trace Rooney and the rest of the cast of Metamorphoses give a performance based on the classic poem by Ovid – Orrin Nakanelua

Theatre department gears up for a new slate of productions in spring

Missed a play this fall? Not to worry because the theatre department at Windward Community College has more productions next spring. Soon to appear at Palikū Theatre is a series of short plays called Love, Local Style on Feb. 16. And in March, the department will present a play based […]

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