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HIKI NŌ Episode 516 | Promo
Thursday, April 24, 7:30 pm

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This special edition of HIKI NŌ is being hosted by four brand new, remotely-located, rural schools on Hawaii Island: Kua o ka La Public Charter School-Milolii Hipuu Virtual Academy in Milolii; Kanu O Ka Aina Learning Ohana in Waimea; Kau High School in Pahala; and Volcano School of Arts & Sciences in Volcano. Students from each of these Hawaii Island schools will present short vignettes on what makes their school and community unique. We’ll also get a behind-the-scenes look at the on-site HIKI NŌ training workshops held at each of the schools.

Also Featured:
Students from Punahou School on Oahu tell the story of Beebe Freitas, a classical and musical theatre icon in Hawaii; students from Island School on Kauai tell us why the Garden Isle is one of the best places in the world to study the behavior patterns of the albatross; students at Aliamanu Middle School on Oahu report on the sometimes tough transition from elementary to middle school; students from Saint Francis School on Oahu reveal their cafeteria supervisor's secret identity as a stuntman; and students at Mid-Pacific Institute on Oahu tell the amazing story of a Waikiki street performer who integrates live painting into his act.

This program encores Saturday, April 26 at 12:30 pm and Sunday, April 27 at 3:00 pm.

 


 

HIKI NŌ Episode 515 | Full Episode
Thursday, April 17, 7:70 pm

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This episode of HIKI NŌ is hosted by King Kekaulike High School on Maui.

TOP STORIES:
Students from Damien Memorial High School on Oahu tell the story of Nick Acosta, an accomplished, award-winning ukulele player who was born with one arm. His love of music and can-do attitude have enabled this Damien student to overcome the physical challenges of excelling on the instrument with only one arm.
Plus, students from Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School on Kauai tell of the deep friendships that develop between mentally ill patients and their caregivers at the Friendship House on Kauai.

ALSO FEATURED:
Students from Konawaena High School on Hawaii Island tell the story of Kona's historic Manago Hotel; students from Wheeler Middle School on Oahu show the loving process a cafeteria worker employs to make the school’s famous cinnamon sticky buns; students at Moanalua High School on Oahu show how a Kaimuki flower shop owner has survived and flourished despite the influx of big-box retailers; and students from Waianae High School on Oahu feature a story on mango farmer Mark Suiso of Makaha Mangoes.

 


 

HIKI NŌ Episode 514 | Full Episode
Thursday, April 10, 7:30 pm

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This episode of HIKI NŌ is being hosted by H.P. Baldwin High School on Maui.

TOP STORIES:
They will also introduce the following outstanding stories: Maui High School’s report on Hawaii’s same-sex wedding business; Waianae Intermediate’s story on a transgender eighth-grader; Ka Waihona o Ka Naauao Public Charter School’s look at preparations for the Polynesian Voyaging Society’s upcoming trans-global trek; Kamehameha Schools Maui Middle’s portrait of a substitute teacher who proves that you can’t judge a book by its cover; Iolani School’s story about an aspiring filmmaker who has had to overcome the physical challenges of his birth defects; Kapolei High School’s chronicle of the transferring of a World War II photo exhibit from the USS Missouri to their school library; and Seabury Hall Middle’s investigation into the cause of tumors on Maui’s green sea turtles.

 


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