I’m Going to UH


It was in Junior year that I decided I would attend the University of Hawaiʻi, Mānoa, for college. I knew that geographically I wanted…

A Test of Our Democracy


For three weeks after injuring both my ankles during January’s Spirit Week—breaking one and spraining the other—I was bedridden inept to do anything outside…

Beyond the Grade


The slow clack of steps echoes throughout the pin-drop silence as the room seems to constrict with every suppressed breath. A stapled packet, martyred…