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Rearview Mirror: HPU’s roots and Casual Fridays’ origin among things learned in 2019

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                                Hawai‘i Pacific University had its beginning in 1949 under the name of Jackson College.

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    Hawai‘i Pacific University had its beginning in 1949 under the name of Jackson College.

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                                Jerome Coopersmith.

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    Jerome Coopersmith.

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                                Larry Mehau was a local sumo champion and traveled to Japan where he won several tournaments.

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    Larry Mehau was a local sumo champion and traveled to Japan where he won several tournaments.

Writing this column is a joy to me. I love learning about Hawaii history and the amazing people, places and organizations that make us so much more than a tiny speck in the vast Pacific Ocean. Read more

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