The University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu will present Christmas in the Islands—celebrating the end of a successful and extraordinary semester for UH‘s 10 campuses with music, featuring students, staff and faculty from UH West Oʻahu, along with a few special guests on Wednesday, December 23, 12–1 p.m.
“The presentation will be a makana (gift) to all UH ʻohana, but especially to frontline staff who have kept UH campuses open and safe during the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Gail Mililani Makuakāne-Lundin, director of Hawaiʻi Papa O Ke Ao (HPOKA).
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To help foster Indigenous well-being, the UH Indigenous education work committee HPOKA and the UH Office of the President unveiled a cultural webinar series showcasing music, dance and storytelling. He Ukana Aloha Kā Kīlauea is a free bi-monthly, yearlong series hosted by sources from across UH’s 10 campuses.
For more information, go to the He Ukana Aloha Kā Kīlauea website.