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The Conversation: Monday, July 24th, 2017

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Regulating Sand Mining; Laying Foundations for a Career in Law; SEEQS Moves in with Kaimuki High

Regulating Sand Mining on Maui: Elle Cochran

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Elle Cochran

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Opponents of sand mining on Maui hope the County Council will soon take decisive steps to stop the disruption of inland sand.

Intro Music: Here Now by Sean Bones

Outro Music: Swingin' by Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers

SEEQS Charter School Moving to Kaimuki High Campus: Buffy Kushman-Patz 

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Buffy Cushman-Patz

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A few months ago, the end of the school year looked like it might be the end of the School for Examining Essential Questions of Sustainability.

Intro Music: Montrose Ave. by Y.V.E. 48

Outro Music: Living In The Country by Leo Kottke and Mike Gordon

Civil Beat Reality Check

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Nathan Eagle

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Feral cats in urban, beach and forest areas can mean danger for birds and seals, but with no agreement on what to do about the cats, the groups are frustrated by the political inaction.

Outro Music: Song and Dance Man by Jason Collett

Richardson Lays Foundations for Careers in Law: Liam Skilling

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Liam Skilling

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Over the past two summers, the William S. Richardson School of Law has offered an intensive week for selected high school students to study law and justice.

Intro Music: Fairlane by The Dirty Guv'nahs

Outro Music: Lying Has To Stop - Sing Version by Soft Hair

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