Archive for September, 2011

September 19th, 2011 - 11:27 am § in News

Windward performing arts program confronts cuts

By Lance Sabado The Castle Performing Arts Center (CPAC) may be a couple of shows away from its final curtain call with its production of Macbeth. The afterschool theatre curriculum, which is well-known statewide for its excellence in performing arts, is now facing a $50,000 budget reduction for the[...]

September 19th, 2011 - 11:19 am § in News

Swimming for his life

By Matt Dentone Growing up in rural Wichita, Kansas, the University of Hawai‘i might have been the last place Assistant Men’s and Women’s Swimming Coach Chuck Riggs thought he would end up. For the first 17 years of his life, snow and cornfields as far as the eye can see was the norm. In 1957 [...]

September 19th, 2011 - 11:13 am § in News

Sexual orientation limits blood donors

By Melanie Fleming The Blood Bank of Hawai‘i makes several visits to the University of Hawai‘i campuses to collect blood from student donors. In the beginning of 2010, Lance Sabado, a student of University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, tried to donate blood at Windward Community College. “I feel li[...]

September 19th, 2011 - 11:12 am § in News

Shopping with just MikiNola

By Katrina Oh   A fashion pop-up shop at the Campus Center Ballroom made Junior Alyssa Jitchaku late to class recently. “I think her clothes are so adorable,” Jitchaku said while browsing through Dara Fujio’s clothes, which were on sale at Campus Center Sept. 6. Being a UH graduate had al[...]