Rachel Romney | University Relations | 24 July 2013
The Brigham Young University–Hawaii Concert Choir presented Na Leo ‘O Aloha - Music of the Islands, to audiences in New Zealand and Australia during a fourteen-day international tour, June 10-24, 2013. Under the direction of creative director Michael Belnap, the choir performed songs native to Hawaii, Samoa, New Zealand, Australia, Africa, and Indonesia.
BYU–Hawaii has an enrollment of 2,750 students who come from more than 75 countries, with the majority from the Pacific Rim, which includes the South Pacific, Australia, Asia and the Philippines. The university is the most internationally diverse baccalaureate institution in the United States with approximately 50 percent of its students from outside of the U.S.