SCEP Live Online Story Share

April 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Mānoa Campus, Hosted by SCEP Live Online

The Statewide Cultural Extension Program (SCEP), a program of UH Manoa Outreach College, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Join us on Friday, April 23 at 7:00pm as we present a new project: SCEP Live Online Story Share. Register at for the direct link to the performance.

Members of the University of Hawai‘i community responded to our call for stories about the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa. The following individuals will share their stories live from the UH Manoa Orvis Auditorium on the SCEP Live Online YouTube channel:

  • Dave Del Rocco – UH Manoa graduate in Hawaiian languages, former HSPLS librarian, and currently a Hawaiian Culture and Social Studies teacher at Punahou School
  • Michael Jones, retired Associate Researcher and professor, UH Manoa Department of Physics and Astronomy
  • Emma McGuire, former UH Manoa Hawaiian language teacher; currently, Hawaiian language faculty at Punahou School
  • Neal Milner, retired Political Sciences professor and former UH Manoa Ombudsman
  • Sri Tencate, UH alumna and retired HSPLS librarian and Branch Manager, Molokai Public Library
Storyteller and former Windward Community College theatre professor Ben Moffat serves as the evening’s master of ceremonies.

The Story Share Band adds a musical component to the evening with musicians Bailey Matsuda, Alex Morrison, and Chris Yeh.


SCEP Live Online Story Share is now seeking stories from individuals in the community. We welcome story proposals from the community based on a memory of life in Hawai‘i.

Entry Deadline: April 30, 2021

To participate:

  1. All stories must be true and based on your own memory.
  2. You should be able to tell your story in a maximum of 10 minutes.
Intrigued and interested? Please email with the following information:

  1. Your name
  2. Best way to contact you, phone, email or text
  3. A 2-3 sentence synopsis of your story
SCEP Live Online is a joint effort between UH Manoa Outreach College, East-West Center Arts Program, UH Manoa Music Department, Kaunoa Senior Services, and Friends of Manoa Library.

Event Sponsor
UH Manoa Outreach College, Mānoa Campus

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