Willamette’s Hawai’i Club took visitors on a journey through history during the 29th Lu’au. This year’s theme, “Kō Kākou Hoʻīlina: Our Royal Legacy,” used song and dance to tell the story of Hawai’i’s leaders and monarchs.
Lū’au is presented by the Hawai’i Club in collaboration with the Office of Multicultural Affairs. The event is completely planned and organized by student committees, and dances are choreographed and taught by students. Tolo Tuitele, a regular part of Lū’au, also performed a dramatic fire knife dance based on the Samoan alilao tradition.
The program, including descriptions for each song and dance, is available online.