Student leaders and faculty
advisors representing most of HPU’s various clubs and
organizations met recently for the first power breakfast
of the semester to plan and discuss events for the upcoming
Club leaders and faculty advisors were informed of upcoming blood
drives, the New Venture Challenge 2008, and HPU Health Expo,
and the ninth annual HPU Intramural and Extramural Pacific Bowl
Feb. 22 at Kapiolani Park. Clubs were invited to participate
in the Life Foundation’s “O‘ahu Dines” event
Feb. 27 and the Relay for Life initiative to be hosted by HPU
on Feb. 28.
The event gave club leaders a forum to share information on their
organization’s activities with other club leaders and network
with organizations and faculty members.
Accounting Club: Doing office tours at various accounting firms
in Honolulu; participating in Hawai‘i Society of Certified
Public Accountants student night; and setting up tax table to
help international students with taxes.
Alumni Association: Hosting third annual professional mixer on
ASHPU: Holding TGIF events Fridays for the entire semester; planning “tourist” activities
for students; and promoting “Splash Bash” at Hawaiian
Waters Adventure Park on April 26.
Black Student Union: Hosting an AIDS Awareness Booth and offering
free African drumming sessions Feb. 13 at the Hawai‘i Loa
campus and Feb. 22 Downtown.
Council of Countries: Planning Intercultural Day.
Danish Club: Planning a BBQ in February and will sponsor a paintball
tournament and host a traditional Danish lunch late in the semester.
Financial Club: Starting a student investment fund and will be
giving advice about finance to students throughout the semester.
Filipino Club: Develop plans for a sustainable campus program;
implementing a recycling program; and scheduling socials and
Filipino dance lessons.
Green Club: Continuing paper recycling program in the FS building
and ink cartridge recycling at MP 105; conducting a hike to Manoa
Falls on April 6.
Invisible Children: Planning a candlelight vigil, silent march,
and sleepover on Feb. 15 for the invisible children and displaced
of northern Uganda.
MBA Club: Holding workshops and having a BBQ.
Norwegian Club: Hosting a BBQ on February 16; celebrating Norwegian
National Day May 17; and coordinating a party with the Swedish
Press Club: Planning to hold first meeting on Feb. 15; planning
a community service event at Shriners Hospital and a movie night
PRSSA: Hosting Hawai‘i 2050 Sustainability guest speaker
Feb. 27 at 4 p.m. in FH 306; will attend a national competition
in San Diego on March 12-16.
Project Management Club: Organizing stock market simulation game
to be held at the Sea Warrior Center.
Psi Chi: Hosting second annual conference and dinner; offering
free tutorial lessons for psychology students.
SIFE: Participating in a competition with 40 countries.
Student Nursing Association: Participating in the Toys for Tots
program and will fundraising to send nursing students to a conference
COM Super Club: Attending third annual Alumni Professional Mixer
and planning a BBQ.
Toastmasters: Hosting a motivation speaker Feb. 13 and speech
contest on March 17, participating in the AIDS Walk and Relay
USSR Club: Holding various competitions and activities throughout
the year including a chess tournament.
Vegetarian Club: Planning potlucks, dine-outs, and canned-food