College students find fun, educational outlet in clubs
By Paige L. Jinbo / firstname.lastname@example.org
Nov. 8, 2011
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Pamela Poles and Richard Hagen run through a routine during practice with the Waikiki Acrobatic Troupe at the Stan Sheriff Center. The University of Hawaii-Manoa student group meets Wednesday and Sunday nights to train in everything from break dancing to gymnastics.
BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM University of Hawaii-Manoa alumna and employee Jackie Young founded and still heads the university's Barry Manilow and "Xena:?Warrior Princess"?student clubs. Her collection of memorabilia from both passions includes T-shirts, calendars, photos, concert DVDs, albums and a plastic Xena sword. Groups like Young's provide a valuable social and educational experience for college students, officials say.
BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM Angelee Homma, left, Erzsi Palko and Robert Holsen run through a routine during practice.