HAWAIIAN AND PACIFIC STUDIES

Program Advisors: Dr. Richard Bordner, Dr. Frank Bailey, Dr. Elizabeth Lockard, Dr. Gail Grabowsky


Mission Statement: The Hawaiian and Pacific Studies minor creates a learning environment that contextualizes major studies within the contemporary Hawaiian and Pacific Islander cultural, political, environmental values.

Description: Courses in Hawaiian and Pacific Studies cover a wide range of disciplines and are designed to take advantage of Chaminade’s unique position located here in the middle of the Pacific by providing the student with a better understanding of this dynamic, diverse and increasingly influential region.