The fun part of CS

Based in Hālau ʻĪnana, this program uses technology education to foster student engagement, expression, and leadership. Students explore their world through imaginative digital and tactile/embodied arts and math content and make connections with guest experts from the community. 

  • All Fall I courses are online and haumāna from any island may register
  • No tuition, but donations are welcome
  • For questions, email kiane@purplemaia.org

Fall I Courses

Fundamentals of Unity

July 5 – 26
Tuesdays, 5-6pm

Introduction to Unity: a real-time development platform used for game development, augmented and virtual reality, cinematics, and much more! For these summer workshops, we aim to focus on learning the fundamentals of Unity and game development.
Preferred age range: ʻopio (16+ years of age)5

Tech Tuesday: That's MAD!

September 13
Tuesday 6pm 

Make your own mad libs generator that you can use with your friends! Haumāna will learn the basics of HTML, CSS and JavaScript, all the while being able to customize a mad libs template to make their own! We hope you will join us on September 16th from 6-7:00 PM

Mālama Manō: ‘Ike Kūpuna and Artificial Intelligence

September 15 – October 16
Monday & Thursdays 4-5pm

Haumāna will team up with a National Geographic research team working to learn from and better understand the sharks of the Hawaiian Islands. We will explore the lessons that manō and other marine creatures can teach us, and how we can use a combination of drones, artificial intelligence and insights from the ancestors to better kilo and mālama our ocean home.

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