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Student Spotlight: Coming Home – Brandon Bulseco

Brandon Bulseco, sometimes known as Keanu (his Hawaiian name) finds his place in the culture, land and people of Hawai‘i. Brandon’s parents grew up in Hawai‘i, but he was born in Oregon and lived most of his life in Massachusetts … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight – Spring 2015 – Becca Milligan

Becca Milligan comes to Hawai‘i from Illinois Central College and has certainly taken advantage of her time here on the island. She explores hiking trails and beaches and thoroughly enjoys her Hawaiian Medicine class. She documents her adventures with her … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight – Henry Steckel

Meet Henry Steckel, an economics major from Bates College. Out of class, Henry enjoys playing guitar and basketball. After lamenting our unsuccessful March Madness brackets Henry offered his thoughts on our Student Spotlight questions. This interview should have been on … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: Emily Randhahn

We begin our spring 2015 Student Spotlight series with Emily Randhahn, a junior geology major from Mount Holyoke College. Emily has many interests beyond her science studies, including creative writing, drawing, and singing in choirs. The arts meet science in … Continue reading

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A Mini-Summary of Our ASH Fall Semester 2014

Here are a few highlights from this past semester! INSTAGRAM: This was our first semester with an INSTAGRAM account. Thanks to all the students who followed us at alohastudy! If you haven’t already, please join us now!     HAWAII 5-0: … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight Fall 2014: Callie Buccini

Meet Callie Buccini, a Tourism Management major visiting UHM from Plymouth State University in New Hampshire. Callie blends her serious thoughts with a dose of self-deprecating humor to keep us all on our toes! What superpower do you wish you … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight Fall 2014: Olivia Gluck

Our next ASH student in the spotlight is Olivia Gluck, a communications major from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay. Olivia enjoys taking pictures, has had photos published by the UHM student newspaper, Ka Leo and works as a … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight Fall 2014: Riley Amy and TJ Hensley

Two young men join forces in Hawai‘i and become fast friends for a semester at the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa.  Riley Amy from Rochester, Minnesota and TJ Hensley from Dalton, Georgia share adventures around the island and add the … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight – Fall 2014 – Emily (Emi) Donato

Dance and Anthropology major Emi Donato switches gears from the fast-paced lifestyle at the College of Wooster to the relaxed, easy-going world of island living. Have no fear; dancers perform at all speeds! Where in the world would you like … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight – Fall 2014 – Kendrick Kirk

Meet Kendrick Kirk, an economics major from Yale College whose hometown is Las Vegas, Nevada. This year Kendrick goes off-track and explores his artistic side. After a summer studying film making in Prague and back packing through Europe, he comes … Continue reading

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