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He Lani Ko Luna, A Sky Above

Location: Wentworth Hall Room #1

"In losing the sight of land, you discover the stars"

Kalepa Baybayan will share his knowledge of deep sea voyaging and oceanic wayfinding, the indigenous system of orientation and navigation at sea. His talk will also cover the recently completed Malama Honua Worldwide Voyage and the epic journey of the iconic double-hulled sailing canoe, Hokule'a, which traveled 42,000 nautical miles over 3 years, visiting 150 ports in over 20 countries, while training a new generation of navigators, educators, scientists, and community stewards.

The Maunakea Speaker Series is free and open to the public. On-campus parking is open and available without charge after 4:00 pm. For more information visit the Maunakea Speaker Series webpage, www.malamamaunakea.org/about-us/speaker-series or call 808-933-0734.

For more information, contact: fklasner@hawaii.edu (808) 933-0734

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