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Students make small changes for a sustainable future

Students make small changes for a sustainable future

Noe Nekotani, Opinions and Blog Editor

March 12, 2019

In an effort to be more sustainable, Sacred Hearts Academy students not only make changes to their everyday lives but also encourage their peers through after-school clubs and beach clean-ups. Video by Noe Nekotani and Shelby Mattos.

Year in Review: 2018

Year in Review: 2018

Monica Kenny, Reporter

February 21, 2019

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Celebrating Year of the Pig with Lancer lion

(Left to right) Eighth grader Vanessa Laub and freshmen Tammy Huynh and Clarisa Babauta prepare the drums with a club parent and mentor. According to Chinese mythology, the drumbeat represents the lion’s heartbeat; without it, the lion ceases to exist. It also mimics the tale of how a village fought off the nian beast, known to take children if taxes were unpaid. Villagers made loud noises by banging pots and setting off firecrackers to scare away the monster.

Martha Nicholas, Media Editor, Reporter

February 20, 2019

The Lancers Lion Dance Club rang in the Year of the Pig with a school-wide performance recently, decorated with colorful costumes and graced with traditional Chinese drumming. The pig is the twelfth in the 12-year Chinese zodiac cycle and is known as a symbol of wealth in Chinese culture. The st...

Molokai Channel Paddling Race 2018

Molokai Channel Paddling Race 2018

Rebecca Meyer, Features and Sports Editor

January 11, 2019

In September, some of our Lancers took on the ultimate canoe paddling challenge--completing the Na Wahine o Ke Kai Molokai Channel paddling race. For more information, visit the Lancers Lately at sacredhearts.org/lancerslately or our sister publication Ka Leo at kaleo.sacredhearts.org. VIDEO BY: REBECCA...

Origami Slip and Slide

Origami Slip and Slide

Kirsten Aoyagi, Reporter

January 11, 2019

Japanese language students partner up with our little Lancers as they participate in a fun Japanese cultural activity called "Origami Slip and Slide." For more information, visit the Lancers Lately at sacredhearts.org/lancerslately or our sister publication Ka Leo at kaleo.sacredhearts.org. VIDEO...

Class of 2023 Retreat

Class of 2023 Retreat

January 11, 2019

The 8th graders bond as a class at the St. Anthony's Retreat Center in Kalihi. For more information, visit the Lancers Lately at sacredhearts.org/lancerslately or our sister publication Ka Leo at kaleo.sacredhearts.org. VIDEO BY: MADELEINE DE VOS

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