Volunteer: Patricia Hutchinson
BFA Art ED- University of AZ MA- Elementary Ed/Gifted Emphasis- Northern Arizona University
Nuku'alofa, Tonga: Tonga High School and St. Andrew's College... Taught art.
Contributions from Patricia Hutchinson
One of my earliest, vivid memories was being dropped off at the beautiful Ala Moana Hotel in Waikiki and being herded into the elegant lobby by Soane Harrell... all twenty-some new Volunteers destined to become Tonga Viii. There we were in this elegant, upscale hotel carrying our backpacks, cooking pots and pans hanging and clanging from the straps. Lots of camouflage peace symbols, and scruffy beards in this Vietnam era. Cooking pans in Paradise? We had completed our training in Hilo, on the...