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Thank you from The Pinion staff

Thank you from The Pinion staff

May 13, 2016

From being a part of The Pinion, I’ve learned the value of time and being a part of a team. Whenever the staff put together a paper, it was stressful and time was super limited because we would have to bring the paper to the printing press the next day. Working as team, however, made every stressful...

21st century skills

Lin Song, Web Co-Editor

May 21, 2015

I spent two years practicing journalism in high school. This practice has trained me in 21st century skills, which are abilities that students need to develop in order to succeed in the information age. Creative thinking is one of the 21st century skills I have learned. To produce articles with great...

Celebrating the First Amendment: Part 1

February 25, 2015

This placed third for video in the public school division of the 2015 Hawaii High School Journalism Awards.

Newswriting Class Activities Quarter 1

November 1, 2014

Click on this Storify to see what Newswriting students were up to Quarter 1. ...

Newswriting students Quarter1

October 29, 2014


Shaka Journalism

October 26, 2014

The Newswriting class watched KHON 2 News interview the principal and athletic director. After the interview, the reporter suggested the students and teacher shaka for the final credits.

Tips for beginning journalists

Sean Gleason, Print Design Co-Editor

May 20, 2014

Journalism is a tough industry. I'm Sean Gleason, renowned award winning co-editor of The Pinion, here to give beginning journalists tips to be almost as successful as I am. It all starts with the story idea. Having a solid story idea makes things much easier for you and makes your writing more pro...