Punahou School’s Board of Trustees approved the appointment of Dr. Mike Latham ’86 as the School’s 17th president. Latham will join the School in the summer of 2019, upon the retirement of Dr. James Scott ’70.
Since the opening of the first half of Sidney and Minnie Kosasa Community for Grades 2 – 5, the young plants surrounding the buildings have flourished. The ground cover, shrubs and trees provide children with a native plant forest to explore and play in.
Every month, the Honolulu City Council honors individuals and groups throughout O‘ahu who have demonstrated leadership, community service, and goodwill in the community.
A sea of student servers in yellow shirts lined the path from Castle Hall lawn to the main tent as the Oahu College Band played fight songs.
Student server volunteers play an important role at the Alumni Lū‘au. They form a “gauntlet” of cheering faces to usher in the 50th Reunion Class into the large alumni lū‘au tent.
It was a celebratory mood in the President’s Pavilion on June 6 as Punahou Alumni Association honored 20 distinguished alumni at the annual PAA Awards Ceremony.
As part of Alumni Week, classes reunite for a day of community service. While some classes choose service projects on various parts of O‘ahu, each year, many return to campus to donate their time and energy to caring for the Lily Pond or Rocky Hill. Mahalo to alumni for their efforts!
Hundreds of alumni from different classes convened on campus for Alumni Celebration on Thursday, June 7, 2018.
It’s been many decades since the Classes of 1938, 1943, 1948 and 1953 were students at Punahou, but affection among classmates and affinity for the School remain strong.