Kapiʻo News

We are the student newspaper of Kapiʻolani Community College.

Sam Ehrhart
Staff Writer

Sam Ehrhart is a current History major here at KCC. In his free time, he usually is either researching history, hiking, snorkeling, watching sports, swimming, or playing video games. He wishes to become a history professor and he also wants to obtain a history doctorate.

To read all of Sam’s stories, click here. He can be reached at sehrhart@hawaii.edu.

Nicole fernandez
Staff Writer

Nicole is a second year student who is currently majoring in Liberal Arts. In her free time she loves to write and hopes to publish her own novels someday. She also enjoys swimming and playing video games.

To read all of Nicole’s stories, click here. She can be reached at nmf@hawaii.edu.

Lexus Yamashiro
Staff Writer

Lexus is a third-year college student and 2016 Lunalilo Scholar. She is passionate about writing and plans to major in English to become a novelist. She writes her own books during her free time, and also enjoys taking photographs and playing music.

To read all of Lexus’ stories, click here. She can be reached at lexusyam@hawaii.edu.


Former Staff Writers

Gavin Arucan : Fall 2016 – Summer 2017
Chaz Au : Spring 2017
Katlin Cilliers: Fall 2017 – Spring 2019
Sarah Hendrix : Fall 2017 – Spring 2018
Jana Julian : Spring 2018 – Fall 2018
Mark Ladao : Spring 2018
Ayoung Lee : Fall 2018 – Spring 2019
Nakoa Nunies : Fall 2016
Mac Smith : Fall 2017
Chris Takahashi : Fall 2016 – Summer 2017
Kayla Valera : Fall 2016 – Fall 2017


Kim Baxter is the Faculty Advisor for Kapi’o News. She can be reached at kbaxter@hawaii.edu.