Sue Pascoe

Sue Pascoe has been a staff writer at the Palisadian Post for the past five years and has lived in the Palisades since 1994.

Updated December 2010

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Seven Arrows Student Creates DVD with Uncle’s Story of Hiroshima

Cole Kawana, a sixth grader at Seven Arrows School, recorded an oral history of his great-uncle, Arthur Ichiro Murakami, an atomic bomb survivor. He then met in March with Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum Director Koichi Maeda in Japan, who added Kawana’s DVD to the museum’s library.

Kawana, who will attend Harvard-Westlake this fall, was required to do a service-learning project as part of the Seven Arrows curriculum. After attending a family reunion in Santa Cruz two years ago where his extended family recorded an oral history, Kawana thought the experience was valuable and wanted to teach his peers ...

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