A Honokaʻa High School grad who served in the Philippines as a Peace Corps teacher, Romel Dela Cruz says the experience helped him understand the world as it is.
The award is given in recognition of Katina Gronowski’s stellar academic standing, exceptional leadership, and outstanding support of the university’s English program.
Everyone had a lot of fun with Chinese zodiac signs, handicrafts, painting, brush writing, lion and dragon dancing, flute and singing performances, group and solo fan dances, a photo corner and more.
Miki Miura, (Doctor of Nursing Practice, 2019) is a nurse practitioner who serves health clinics on O‘ahu as an independent provider and who runs her own coaching business on nursing practice.
Mya Yee Nandar (Nursing, 2016), advocate for underserved and undertreated populations, is a nurse practitioner specializing in mental health care at clinic in Illinois.
Professor of Art Ippolito taught intro art courses and a class on women in art history during a Semester at Sea voyage to India, Kenya, Jordan, Cyprus, Greece, Croatia, Spain, Morocco, and Portugal.
The exhibition, featuring acclaimed Black artists, is a sampling of four distinct approaches to form and visual media.