Heather Hubbard, director of Student Life, announced that
ten new clubs are interested in becoming RIO clubs and a new
RIO handbook is nearly ready for distribution. Hubbard also
suggested that students stop by Student Life, located on the
ground floor of the MP building, to check out the deals offered
by local restaurants. Papa Johns, the popular pizza place,
is offering a 30 percent discount with a valid HPU ID.
Melissa Olsen, representing the Honolulu Symphony, informed
students about a four-mile Symphony Fun Run through Kahala.
Several bands will be playing along the fundraising route
to entertain participants and observers. Olsen encouraged
clubs and groups to organize teams to participate in the event.
The HPU hiking club, will sponsor hikes for 5 to 25 people
to various spots on the island every second Sunday.
The Wakeboarding Club reported that it has fixed its broken
board, so wakeboarding will resume and everyone is invited
to join the fun, which includes bumper tubing but not waterskiing
which, according to wakeboarders, “is a dying sport.”
The Alakai Jaycees is sponsoring World Exploration 2002,
Nov. 17 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Ala Moana Center Stage.
The multicultural dance event is organized to awaken local
and visitor awareness of different cultures through performances
by HPU students.
The Computing Club announced free assistance to HPU students
having trouble with their home computers. The club will give
free diagnosis and, if possible, fix the computers. HPU students
should bring their computers to the Kukui Plaza Building,
ASHPU has a very exciting year planned. Instead of just one
Halloween event, it is dedicating an entire week to the spooky
holiday. Events for “Freak Week” are posted under October
in the master calendar. The Swedish Student Organization will
be holding it’s annual formal Scandinavian Christmas party.
Tickets will be sold on Fort Street Mall closer to the event.
Reverend Burke brought to everyone’s attention the fact
that the food pantry in getting low. Burke said, “We want
to make sure none of our students go hungry.” Any students,
group or club who would like to contribute food can do so
at his office in the UB building, suite 1506.
For more information on any of the HPU clubs, call Student
Life at 544-0277.