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Manaola Hawaii Makes Its Mark At NYC Fashion Week 2017

Manaola Hawaii Makes Its Mark At NYC Fashion Week 2017

Pōlaʻa Yim, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2017


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“Anytime you are trying to spread a message, you want to spread the message as far and as wide as you can, so finding something popular like pop culture that involves the arts can speak to the masses. It is inspiring and what was important to me was that I wanted our lāhui to be inspired” says designer...

The New Boarder: Halloween Fiction Writing

Gabrielle Smythe, Staff Reporter

November 3, 2017


Filed under Features

It was a week into the school year when best friends Pua and Lily were watching scary movies and eating popcorn on the floor of their dorm room. Although their suite sparkled with christmas lights, and was adorned with polaroid pictures, and DIY bulletin boards, the shadows of the dancing trees and whistle...

Spicy Tofu Stir-Fry

Spicy Tofu Stir-Fry

Gabrielle Smythe, Staff Reporter

March 22, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Features

Looking for a protein-filled vegan meal to continue your day? This tofu stir-fry is just the thing for you! Follow these easy steps to make the perfect Asian-inspired meal! 1/2 bag of soy curls or 1 cube of Tofu (medium) Marinade: 5T mirin 5T tamari 1/2T sesame oil 1/2T cornstarch mixed w...

Giving Back to Our Princess: The 92nd Ho‘olaule‘a

Giving Back to Our Princess: The 92nd Ho‘olaule‘a

Shannon Hussey, Staff Reporter

March 22, 2017


Filed under Features, News

Thousands of people wait in anticipation for the event of the year, the annual Ho‘olaule‘a. Crowds and lines are hectic but what’s on the inside makes it all worth it; the food, the rides, and the entertainment. For one day every year, students give back to Kamehameha Schools. The 92nd annual...

The History of the Annual Kamehameha Schools Kapālama Song Contest

March 22, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Features

Melodious voices, increasing class pride, and friendly competition are all factors to Kamehameha’s favorite season, Song Contest season. The school is filled with anticipation for the one night to show off their musical talents but the Song Contest we celebrate today had not always been the way it...

Fun Chocolate Truffle Cookies

Fun Chocolate Truffle Cookies

Mikaela Nishida, Staff Reporter

March 13, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Features

Everybody is always looking for a yummy potluck dish to bring to a family party or a sweet gift to give to neighbors. Here is a quick and easy cookie recipe to make for parties, gifts, or just to enjoy. Chocolate Truffle Cookies (makes about 4 dozen) Ingredients 4 squares (1oz. each) unsweetened...

Life as The Voice of Moana

Life as The Voice of Moana

Aliyah Washington and Sydnee Valdez

March 3, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

Born and raised on Hawai’i Island, Auli’i Cravalho has lived the life of an average island girl-- up until she was discovered. Knowing how difficult the acting industry was, Cravalho admitted that she originally planned to pursue a career in law, or even microbiology. However, in an audition for...

Healthy Muffins That’ll Brighten Your Day!

Healthy Muffins That’ll Brighten Your Day!

Gabrielle Smythe, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Features

Looking for a tasty and healthy recipe to keep you going? Well if you are, Aunty Malia’s Tropical Vegan Muffins are perfect for you! These muffins are filled with vitamins found in various fruits such as bananas, pineapples, and lilikoi that your body needs to stay strong. Not only are these muffins...

Can’t Go Wrong with Nick Wong

Can’t Go Wrong with Nick Wong

Aya Chang, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2017


Filed under Features

It's two ‘o’clock in the morning, and junior Nick Wong is working at his desk, eyes flitting back and forth through yellow-tinted lenses between two computer monitors, a signature red 12-oz can of CocaCola within arm's reach. He's working on updating the website for uAchieve Learning Center (uachievehawaii.com), a tutoring center run by former Kameham...

KSK Band Members Participate in The 90th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

KSK Band Members Participate in The 90th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Camryn Chinen, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Features, News

The Kamehameha Schools Marching Band, in addition to other local school bands, participated in the 90th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York this year. Around 600 hula dancers and band members were chosen from different islands to come together as the Na Koa Ali‘i Hawai‘i All-State...

Thanksgiving Passes, But Being Thankful Hasn’t

Thanksgiving Passes, But Being Thankful Hasn’t

Chase Rhinelander, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2016


Filed under Features, News

Thanksgiving is a holiday for food, family, and friends. Students elaborated on how they spent their four days off of school with some very interesting stories. Everything from heart pounding football games, to the “cherreh” parties, and even the Netflix marathons that occurred during the festiv...

Is The Class of 2018 Ready to Become Alumni?

Is The Class of 2018 Ready to Become Alumni?

Sydnee Valdez, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2016


Filed under Features, News

As the first semester of junior year seems to fly by, students of the class of 2018 shed a few tears at the sight of their class ring. On November 3, the class met in the auditorium for the ring blessing ceremony led by Kahu Cordell. Starting off the ceremony, the class chanted their oli, their vo...

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