- making the world smaller
United Samoan Organization at HPU always has a booth
filled with interesting foods and artifacts from Samoa.
The club regularly receives awards for its outstanding
efforts to share its culture on Intercultural Day.
“I remember getting off the
plane in Honolulu,” said Anika Niebuhr, an HPU student
from Germany speaking of her feelings when her plane finally
touched ground in Hawai‘i after the long flight across
the Atlantic. “It was in the middle of the night,
pitch black outside, and I was thinking ‘Wow! I’m
as far away from home as I can be. I’m actually on
the other side of the world.’ And then I realized
I had no idea of what I was getting myself into.” [More]
to help send Miss Hawai'i U.S.A. to Miss U.S.A. pageant
HPU pre-med major Radasha Ho‘ohuli, crowned Miss Hawai‘i
USA 2006 last May, is on her way next month to Baltimore, Md.,
to compete in the Miss U.S.A. pageant .
To help defray the cost of competition and travel to the East
coast, Ho‘ohuli has organized a fundraiser on March 27,
the first day of spring break,from 4 to 9 p.m. at Rumours at
the Ala Moana Hotel.
There will be pupus, great entertainment, and much, much more,” Ho‘ohuli
said. Everyone at HPU is welcome, so long as they’re
Tickets are $10 pre sale, $15 at the door. to order, or for
information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.