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2021 Ka Nalu Ola published online

Posted on May 20, 2021 by Scot Allen

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The 2021 edition of Ka Nalu Ola, the annual Mid-Pacific student literary and art magazine, was just published online. The colorful and evocative 2021 edition chronicles student experiences and emotions during this pandemic year.

Click here to browse the 2021 edition.

Ka Nalu Ola has a long and prestigious lineage at Mid-Pacific. The 2020 edition of Ka Nalu Ola was a REALM award-winner. It was awarded the highest honor of "First Class" in the REALM (Recognizing Excellence in Literary and Art Magazines) awards given by the National Council of Teachers of English. 

"For me, Ka Nalu Ola has been an irreplaceable kind of creative and productive outlet, and seeing the work we put into it appreciated by others is amazing," said Brooke Johnson.

"For obvious reasons, the 2021 edition of Ka Nalu Ola was challenging to produce," said teacher and advisor Ken Baldino. "However, the obstacles did not deter the dedicated editorial staff from working tirelessly to assemble a magazine that creatively showcases the writing and art of Mid-Pacific's talented students."

The Ka Nalu Ola editorial team:

Brooke Johnson ('21), Editor-in-chief
Alana Haydu ('24), Editor
Charlize Gaudiello ('24), Editor
Ella Loo-Lockhart ('24), Editor
Sydney Woolley ('24), Editor
Griffin Au ('21), Editor
Solana Isgar ('23), Editor-at-large.

Cover image by Maya Copeland '24