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For Love Of The Ocean

By Coco Zickos on Sep 03, 2014 in Feature, Kaua’i Coverstory | Original article Steve Soltysik, who has crewed aboard Hokule’a, shares his love of the sea with Kauai fourth-graders in maritime classes that emphasize working as a cohesive unit and even celestial navigation Keiki imaginations run wild during Capt. Steve Soltysik’s maritime classes. The […]

Students get short course on what Lahaina’s canoe is all about

August 22, 2013 NORM BEZANE , Lahaina News | Original article LAHAINA – Four months before the planned launch of Lahaina’s own Mo’okiha o Pi’ilani voyaging canoe, 50 sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders from Sacred Hearts School hosted by canoe builder Timmy Gilliom and members of Hui o Wa’a Kaulua got a kind of short course […]

Classrooms to follow Hokule‘a’s four-year global trek

May 16, 2013 LOUISE ROCKETT , Lahaina News | Original article LAHAINA – The crews of the Hokule’a and Hikianalia are on a voyage of discovery, setting sail in June on a Worldwide Voyage – 46,000 miles across the planet. They won’t be alone, however; they’re taking the classrooms of Hawaii with them, the teachers […]