Hawai‘i District Hawai‘i History Day Fair Results

HONOLULU—Hawai‘i History Day, a program of the Hawai‘i Council for the Humanities (HCH), released the list of finalists from the 2016 Hawai‘i District Hawai‘i History Day Fair that was held on March 12 at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo. Each finalist project from the Hawai‘i island fair qualifies to participate in the 2016 Hawai‘i History Day State Fair on Saturday, April 16, 2016. HCH will provide travel funding for all qualifying students and their teachers to attend the 2016 Hawai‘i History Day State Fair on O‘ahu at Windward Community College.

Hawaii District History Day 2016

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STATE QUALIFIERS:
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JUNIOR (6-8) PAPER:

Title: Exploration with Elison Onizuka
Students: Erin Durkin
School: Innovations Public Charter School, Kailua Kona, HI
Teacher(s): Caleb Stroud

Title: Kamehameha The Great, Hawaii United
Students: Chloe Keliipio
School: Innovations Public Charter School, Kailua Kona, HI
Teacher(s): Caleb Stroud

JUNIOR (6-8) EXHIBIT:

Title: Coco Channel: The Woman Who Changed Fashion
Students: Camylle McDonald
School: Innovations Public Charter School, Kailua Kona, HI
Teacher(s): Catherine Hawkins, Jennifer Withrow

Title: Encountering Opposition – Nelson Mandela
Students: Aidan Baughman, Zaine Gonsalves, Dillanger Yunigues
School: Innovations Public Charter School, Kailua Kona, HI
Teacher(s): Caleb Stroud

JUNIOR (6-8) DOCUMENTARY:

Title: Sylvia Earle: No Water, No Life, No Blue, No Green
Students: Kea Clebsch, Zoie Broderson
School: Innovations Public Charter School, Kailua Kona, HI
Teacher(s): Catherine Hawkins, Jennifer Withrow

Title: Exotic Exchange – The Spice Trade
Students: Mia Nguyen, Nathan Greggory, Alexander Bell
School: Innovations Public Charter School, Kailua Kona, HI
Teacher(s): Caleb Stroud

JUNIOR (6-8) PERFORMANCE:

Title: Franklin D. Roosevelt: Out of the Darkness Into the Light
Students: Jayda Decker
School: Innovations Public Charter School, Kailua Kona, HI
Teacher(s): Catherine Hawkins, Jennifer Withrow

JUNIOR (6-8) WEBSITE:

Title: The Explorations of Marco Polo
Students: Anna Schroedel, Alana Grossman
School: Innovations Public Charter School, Kailua Kona, HI
Teacher(s): Caleb Stroud

Title: Encountering Captain James Cook
Students: Darriene Marks, Destiny Kaimiola, Shiloh Pintor
School: Innovations Public Charter School, Kailua Kona, HI
Teacher(s): Caleb Stroud

SENIOR (9-12) PAPER:

Title: Galileo and The Exploration of the Stars: Galileo proves the heliocentric theory to all
Students: Leinaala Nakoa
School: Ka Umeke Kaeo Public Charter School , Hilo, HI
Teacher(s): Mahealani Lono

SENIOR (9-12) EXHIBIT:

Title: Ryan White:  The Boy Who Fought Back
Students: Shamie Mongkeya
School: Waiakea High School, Hilo, HI
Teacher(s): Kelly Uyeda

Title: Galileo Galilei Exploring the Universe and Encountering Resistance
Students: Tiare Awai
School: Waiakea High School, Hilo, HI
Teacher(s): Kelly Uyeda

Title: Measles Encounters Negative Outcomes
Students: Jolene Hirata
School: Waiakea High School, Hilo, HI
Teacher(s): Kelly Uyeda

SENIOR (9-12) DOCUMENTARY:

Title: Encounters of Hawaiian Fishponds
Students: Kahele Joaquin
School: Ka Umeke Kaeo Public Charter School , Hilo, HI
Teacher(s): Mahealani Lono

Title: The Explorations of Marco Polo
Students: Kilinoe Brown
School: Ka Umeke Kaeo Public Charter School , Hilo, HI
Teacher(s): Mahealani Lono

SENIOR (9-12) PERFORMANCE:

Title: Kalakauaʻs Circumnavigation of the Globe
Students: Kaike Kalima, Mailani Mahiai-Kuamoo, Keaheanui Nihipali
School: Ka Umeke Kaeo Public Charter School , Hilo, HI
Teacher(s): Mahealani Lono

SENIOR (9-12) WEBSITE:

Title: Exploring the Evolution of Map Making
Students: Kahanu Manalo
School: Ka Umeke Kaeo Public Charter School , Hilo, HI
Teacher(s): Mahealani Lono

YOUTH (4-5) EXHIBIT:

Title: The Black Plague
Students: Ramsey Hauanio
School: Innovations Public Charter School, Kailua Kona, HI
Teacher(s): Catherine Hawkins, Jennifer Withrow

YOUTH (4-5) DOCUMENTARY:

Title: Anne Frank: The Girl Who Lived Forever
Students: Elena Barnruether
School: Innovations Public Charter School, Kailua Kona, HI
Teacher(s): Catherine Hawkins, Jennifer Withrow

Title: Sally Ride: Exploring Life Beyond the Glass Ceiling
Students: Jillian Withrow
School: Innovations Public Charter School, Kailua Kona, HI
Teacher(s): Catherine Hawkins, Jennifer Withrow

The Hawai‘i Council for the Humanities is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to connect people with ideas that broaden perspectives, enrich lives and strengthen communities.  In addition to its grants program, HCH conducts educational programs, including Hawai‘i History Day and Motheread/Fatheread® Hawai‘i.

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