An overseas territory of the United States, Guam lies in the West Pacific Ocean, and is the largest island in the area. Its economy thrives on tourism, manufacturing, and industry.
Pelosi fumes: ?I don?t hate anybody. I was raised Catholic?
Hagatna, Guam ... from the archaic English phrase ?All Hallows? Evening,? referring to the Eve of All Saints. Since All Saints can begin with evening prayer the night before, Halloween is the feast?s ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 05 Dec 2019 13:11:00 GMT
Why was acquiring Guam important for the United States in the Spanish-American War?
The Pacific island of Guam is part of the United States. It is located in a region called Micronesia. Guam has a population of about 164,000. The island's official languages are English and Chamorro.
Publ.Date : Wed, 10 Jul 2019 17:10:00 GMT
Guam archbishop found guilty in child-abuse case
(ANSA) - Vatican City, March 16 - The Vatican said Friday that a canon trial against Anthony Sablan Apuron, Archbishop of Agaņa, Guam, over allegations that included accusations of sexual abuse of ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 16 Mar 2018 05:18:00 GMT
Researcher: English spoken on Guam unique
And some of the English expressions common on Guam aren't as commonly used in the United States ... She's currently completing her teaching degree.
Publ.Date : Fri, 31 Mar 2017 23:58:00 GMT
Salem Avenue Elementary, Boonsboro High teachers earn presidential award
Two Washington County Public Schools educators were honored recently with the highest award given by the U.S. government to kindergarten through 12th-grade teachers of math and ... the United States ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 21 Oct 2019 16:39:00 GMT
English spoken in Guam, Micronesia being studied
In 2016, she completed her M.A. in English languages and literatures with a special focus in linguistics and is currently completing her teaching degree. Besides Guam, the team of researchers will ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 02 Jul 2016 17:00:00 GMT
Fenn, Susan Kerr Wakefield
As an infant she traveled with her family to various Naval bases throughout the Pacific, including in Hawaii, Guam, the Philippines ... in Education at Temple University in 1965, and began teaching ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 07 Sep 2019 21:13:00 GMT
Student scholarship honors legacy of late English professor
A recipient of the University of Hawai?i Regents Award for Excellence in Teaching ... on Guam?s musical traditions. Each recipient was awarded $1,000 to further their research. Courat and Gumataotao ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 16 Oct 2019 17:00:00 GMT
Here?s why DoD school officials cut 178 teaching positions, and eliminated small classes
Yokota High School, a Department of Defense Education Activity school at Yokota Air Base, Japan. (Anthony Mayne, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.) As nearly 70,000 students are settling in to the new ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 02 Sep 2019 14:07:00 GMT
Bringing back Guam\'s native Chamorro tongue
HAGATNA, Guam ? Guam's indigenous Chamorro language is ... a dictionary with more than 12,000 Chamorro words and their English meaning; ? Chamorro lessons that teach various words and phrases in the ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 12 Mar 2017 17:00:00 GMT
Meade School District welcomes 26 new staff members
Her first year of teaching was last year at Belle Fourche High School, where she was band instructor. She is a graduate of T.F. Riggs High School in Pierre. Michael Hagen will be teaching English at ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 08 Sep 2015 02:34:00 GMT