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President Bannister talks Aloha Tower in new video

President Bannister talks Aloha Tower in new video

HPU released a video to their YouTube-account today, showing President Bannister talking about the new developments at Aloha Tower. See the video above. Video courtesy of Hawaii Pacific University on…

Spring Commencement at Neal Blaisdell Center

Spring Commencement at Neal Blaisdell Center

Once again students, professors, families and friends gathered at Neal Blaisdell Center to see the 82nd Commencement Ceremony for Hawaii Pacific University’s graduating students. The audience was treated to a…

Art+Flea channels Wes Anderson

Art+Flea channels Wes Anderson

Last night, local initiative ART+FLEA channeled cult director and screenwriter Wes Anderson for the latest edition of the popular market. Every fourth Thursday, ART + FLEA invites local designers, DIYers, vintage…

What is Acrobatics and Tumbling?

Last year HPU added a new sport to their athletics line-up: Acrobatics and Tumbling. The sport replaced HPU’s acclaimed and award-winning cheer program, after the latter was the victim of…

Bicycling in Hawaii: Get out of the road, weirdo!

Bicycling in Hawaii: Get out of the road, weirdo!

Why is it that a city that has the perfect climate and topography for biking – with warm weather and flat roads – is a tiresome and dangerous place for bikers?…

5 things to do before Spring Break is over

5 things to do before Spring Break is over

Only three days remain before school is back to take you through one last haul with finals. Seventy-two hours to fill with fun, laughter, food and an ounce or two…

HPU student’s comments spark investigation of state legislator

HPU student’s comments spark investigation of state legislator

A special State House committee will be appointed to investigate Rep. Faye Hanohano after an HPU student complained about her conduct during a recent hearing. Aarin Jacobs, 22-year-old HPU environmental…

Driver pleads guilty to leaving scene of fatal accident

Driver pleads guilty to leaving scene of fatal accident

The driver who killed 19-year-old HPU student Mariah Danforth-Moore on Nov. 20, 2011, has pleaded guilty in State District Court to leaving the scene of a fatal traffic accident. According to…

Gov. Abercrombie talks minimum wages, preservation at 2014 State of the State Address

Gov. Abercrombie talks minimum wages, preservation at 2014 State of the State Address

Gov. Neil Abercrombie held the annual State of the State address at the State Capitol on Tuesday Jan 21. The governor faces an election year as he talked about the…

Rep Tulsi Gabbard speaks at Winter Commencement

Rep Tulsi Gabbard speaks at Winter Commencement

With HPU alumnae and U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard as an honorary guest and speaker, more than 480 students received their diploma on HPU’s Winter Commencement on Dec. 18. Neal Blaisdell Center was…

6 really great Christmas decoration DIYs

Now that December is here and Christmas is right around the corner, Christmas gifts and decorations can be a hassle to even think about. Luckily, you have us. The Kalamalama…

Fort Street evacuated, man arrested, no one hurt

Fort Street evacuated, man arrested, no one hurt

HPU Pipeline issued the following statement around noon today: “A male suspect was arrested on Fort Street moments ago after posing a safety threat. Security and law enforcement had evacuated…

Security alert on Fort Street Mall

Security alert on Fort Street Mall

HPU security guards said at about noon today that reports of a man with a shotgun or riffle on Fort Street Mall had prompted security measures. Students were told to…

A night at the circus

A night at the circus

Need a break from midterms? The Modern American Circus is welcoming young and old people to attend their shows at Aloha Stadium this weekend before they leave for a state-wide…

HPU’s Dance Team perform at Royal Caribbean

Watch the HPU Dance Team performing on the Royal Caribbean Cruise line. Video courtesy of HPU Dance on Youtube.…

New eBooks will not be available for tablets, smartphones

New eBooks will not be available for tablets, smartphones

Hawaii Pacific University’s shift to Barnes & Noble College for its bookstore needs this year means students no longer will be able to access e-books on most mobile devices. Digital…

Welcome back to school, Sea Warriors

Welcome back to school, Sea Warriors

Photo courtesy of Hawaii Pacific University After over 3 months of vacation, summer jobs, sun and – for some – summer classes, everyone’s finally back on the island as fall…

HPU celebrates graduates at Neal Blaisdell

HPU celebrates graduates at Neal Blaisdell

More than 890 Sea Warriors celebrated HPU’s  80th commencement ceremony on Thursday May 16th at the Neal Blaisdell Arena. Students were graduating with associate, baccalaureate and master degrees in fields like business, nursing,…

Kalamalama receives 2nd place at Pa’i Awards

Kalamalama receives 2nd place at Pa’i Awards

Pavel Stankov, Valdete Sylaj, Kara Jernigan, Maren Bjoergum, Joanna Georgiev & John Windrow represented the Kalamalama staff at the 28th annual Pa’i Awards. The Kalamalama won second place for Feature…

Intercultural Day 2013

Intercultural Day 2013

Intercultural Day brought HPU students of all nationalities to Fort Street Mall to enjoy and learn about the different countries represented at HPU. Photos by: Maren Bjoergum and Lulu Lee.…

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