MOVIE: Andy Irons: Kissed By God - Event Details

UH Hilo Home > News & Events

This event has concluded and is no longer current.

MOVIE: Andy Irons: Kissed By God

Location: UH Hilo Performing Arts Center

Student Health and Wellness Programs present:
Andy Irons: Kissed By God

A film about bipolar disorder and opioid addiction as seen through the life of three-time world champion surfer Andy Irons. Andy struggled with the same demons that millions of people worldwide battle with daily. Andy was an incredible presence on the world stage as the "People's Champion." He was the pride of Hawaii and revered around the world for his blue-collar rise to fame and success. However, many were unaware of his internal battles that led to his demise. As the opioid crisis rises to a national emergency in the United States, the untold story of Andy's life serves to tear down the myths associated with these two ferocious diseases. - IMDb.

Doors open at 5:30 pm.
The movie followed by a discussion panel.

Trailer: www.youtube.com/watch?v=GJWIPRvtAHk

If you or someone you know is struggling, please seek help.
Crisis Text Line: text "Aloha" or "Hello" to 741-741
Crisis Line of Hawaii: 1-800-753-6879

For more information, contact: uhhcoun@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7458

Tags: Kissed by God movie theater mental health SHWP Counseling services

What's also happening?

Week of September 29, 2019 calendar with events listings
Week of September 29, 2019Next →
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat

Know Your Rights to a Discrimination Free Workplace

Spring 2020 Graduation Priority Deadline

Curious about languages? Info session about CLS Scholarship

Purple Heart Pledge

Haumana Hou Lounge - Hosted by FYE

JET Program Information Session

Diagnostic Accuracy of Coral Health Survey Methods

Target Shuttles - Hosted by FYE

MOVIE: Andy Irons: Kissed By God

Announcements

Apply for the 2020-2021 UHHSA Student Election
Interested in becoming a student leader? Apply for the 2020-2021 University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo Student Association (UHHSA) student election! The UHHSA senate seeks to accurately represent the views of the entire student body. ...
Now Accepting Applications for Vulcan Video Productions
Vulcan Video Production Position Vacancies Applications open: Feb 24 to Feb 28 Vulcan Video Productions, a program of the Board of Media Broadcasting has open positions for the Spring 2020 semester. ...
Summer Study Abroad Programs
Why not spend your summer abroad in Europe, Asia or South America? UH Hilo has opportunities available with Univesities in Brazil, China, France, Hungary, Japan, Scotland, and South Korea. ...
Study Abroad Application Deadline: March 1
Explore the world and earn college credit. If you are considering studying abroad for Spring 2021, please submit your application by March 1, 2020. Applications are available at: ...
2020-21 UH Common Scholarship App Available October 1st
The 2020-21 UH System Common Scholarship Application will be available online as of October 1, 2019. Complete the application to apply for over 100 different scholarships available to students attending UH Hilo in Fall 2020! Deadline for ...
UH Hilo Relay for Life Committee Positions Open
The UH Hilo Relay for Life Planning Committee is currently seeking dedicated students who are interested in volunteering to help plan the 2020 Relay for Life event as well as multiple awareness events over this school year. ...
Mandatory Advising (Freshmen 'Eleu)
Freshmen, mandatory advising is starting soon. You are required to meet with your advisor. Please check your UH email to set up an appointment today. ...
2020 Juried Student Art Exhibition Submissions Now Open
The Student Arts Association is now accepting Spring Submissions for the 2020 Juried Student Art Exhibition. Spring Submissions are open now till March 27th. ...
2019-2020 RISO Registration Open
Aloha Vulcans! If you are interested in starting a club for the 2019-2020 academic year, please visit the Registered Independent Student Organization (RISO) web page at: ...
HAPA (Hawaii Association of Public Accountants) Scholarships
HAPA’s Big Island Chapter provides up to $3,500 in awards to accounting scholars and future accountants each year. ...
2020-21 FAFSA Available October 1st
Effective October 1, 2019, students can complete their 2020-21 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at www.fafsa.gov. To receive priority consideration, complete your FAFSA by February 1, 2020. ...
Walk-in Wednesdays
Counseling services will now be offering 30 minutes walk-in sessions, every Wednesday from 1-4 pm. We know things happen and you may need to talk with someone immediately. This service is open to all UH Hilo students. ...

Disclaimer: The University of Hawaii at Hilo is not responsible for the contents, links and/or materials presented in any web site listed above that is not of the “hilo.hawaii.edu” or “.uhh.hawaii.edu” domains. All comments, complaints and grievances should be filed with the author, host and/or owner of said site.