By Lexus Yamashiro | Staff Writer
Word on the Street: If you could make up any story or excuse to get out of your midterm and your professor believed it, what would you say?
Major: Liberal Arts
“Okay, so there was a meteor that crashed down in the backyard of my house. It turned out there was … a metal alien life form inside of it and it probed me and I was unable to remember that there was a midterm exam to do. So I totally forgot.”
Major: Natural Sciences
“I would say I have
Hometown: ‘Ewa Beach
Major: Liberal Arts with a concentration in Art
“I just won a trip to Japan and they want me to act in a movie there.”
Major: Legal Education
“I would just say traffic, to be honest, because traffic is crazy in Hawai‘i.”
Hometown: Temecula, Calif.
“Oh, so any excuse whatsoever? And they would believe it? Oh man, that’s pretty difficult … maybe I was abducted by some UFO or different being or something like that.”