Be the change you want to see in this world
"Winning starts in the mind. Whatever the mind can conceive, it will achieve."
-Joaquin Nangauta Naputi
"Be the change you want to see in the world."
Thursday, November 22, 2012
Sunday, November 18, 2012
The 25th Annual Regional Language Arts Conference held November 16 and 17, 2012 at UOG and Guam Marriott Resort was a huge success! The literacy-filled presentations and inspirational keynote speech by CNN Hero of the Year, Efren Penaflorida, were memorable. Enjoy the following snapshots!
|Efren Penaflorida, CNN Hero of the Year, says his keynote speech at UOG's 25th Annual Regional Language Arts Conference.|
|Efren Penaflorida inspires the audience with his keynote speech at this year's Language Arts Conference.|
|LAC Presentation: Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera and Lois Taitano Gumataotao pictured during their presentation titled Digital Storytelling with Young English Language Learners.|
|LAC Presentation: Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera and Lois Taitano Gumataotao pictured during their presentation titled Creatively Differentiating Instruction for Pacific Island Students.|
|COM-FSM and UOG Colleagues: Pictured L-R: Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera, LAC Chair and Maggie Hallers, COM-FSM.|
|COM-FSM Representation at the LAC: Pictured L-R: Sylvia Henry, COM-FSM; Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera, LAC Chair; and Maggie Hallers, COM-FSM.|
|Donation: Dr. Pam Peralta (center) donated the reading kit she won to COM-FSM colleagues. Pictured L-R: Maggie Hallers, COM-FSM; Peralta; Sylvia Henry, COM-FSM; and Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera.|
|Professors at the LAC: Pictured L-R: Dr. Pam Peralta, Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera, Dr. Lisa Baza-Cruz, and Dr. Catherine Stoicovy.|
|SOE Alumni Officers ready for recruitment at the LAC. Pictured L-R: Martha Sudo, Secretary; Margaret Beem, Vice President; and Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera, SOE Alumni Webmaster and LAC Chair.|
|The delicious LAC cake from LSG served during the first night of the LAC.|
|SOE Reading Cohort LAC Presentation on Graphic Novels #1. Pictured L-R: Ted Nededog and Stephane Lujan.|
|SOE Reading Cohort LAC Presentation on Graphic Novels #2. Pictured above is Ted Nededog.|
|SOE Reading Cohort LAC Presentation on Graphic Novels #3. Pictured above is Johnavan Tamayo.|
|SOE Reading Cohort LAC Presentation on Graphic Novels #4. Pictured above is Stephane Lujan.|
|SOE Reading Cohort LAC Presentation on Graphic Novels #5. Pictured standing: Nicole Borja. Sitting L-R: Johnavan Tamayo, Stephane Lujan, and Ted Nededog.|
|SOE Reading Cohort LAC Presentation on Graphic Novels #6. Pictured above is Nicole Borja.|
|SOE Reading Cohort LAC Presentation on Graphic Novels #7: Pictured L-R: Johnavan Tamayo, Stephane Lujan; and Ted Nededog.|
|Jonathan Pilarca, IRA President and SOE Alumni member, welcomes the audience.|
|CLASS Dean, Dr. James Sellmann, says his Opening Remarks at the LAC.|
|Troy McVey, CLASS Associate Dean, says his remarks during the start of the LAC.|
|SOE Reading Cohort Presentation: Lenith Atienza presents the Web Quest at the LAC.|
|SOE Reading Cohort Presentation: Gloria Frias presents the Web Quest at the LAC.|
|SOE Reading Cohort Presentation: Pam Villanueva presents the Web Quest at the LAC.|
|Keynote speaker, Efren Penaflorida with Dr. Rivera, LAC Chair & SOE Alumni/IRA Webmaster and LAC Chair.|
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Sunday, November 11, 2012
To all of those who have served and continue to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces, so that we may have the freedom that we enjoy, we salute you! *HAND SALUTE* God Bless you all, and God Bless the USA! HAPPY VETERAN'S DAY!
Image source: amarinesview.com
Image source: amarinesview.com
The UOG Alumni Reunion "Celebrate Good Times!" event held Friday, November 9, 2012 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel was memorable. The SOE Alumni Officers also took a number of mini-studio photos to make a lasting impression. Enjoy the following snapshots!
|UOG ROTC Drill Tream Performance|
Saturday, November 10, 2012
We would like to wish all candidates and supporters who worked hard in the campaign trail, especially those who garnered enough votes to win their respective seats! And most of all, CONGRATULATIONS to U.S. President Barack Obama and Joe Biden for winning a second term!
Tuesday, November 06, 2012
Hey PBS GUAM Kids!
Join us at the Nieves M. Flores Memorial Library in Hagatna on Saturday, November 10 from 10AM – 12PM for a special Saturday Story Hour celebrating the Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About Christmas!
Enjoy story time, arts & crafts, and enjoy“Moo Milk” (distributed by Sun Care Distributors), cookies and breakfast sandwiches donated by Subway. (While supplies last)
Hope to see you there!!
Your Friends at,
Thursday, November 01, 2012
Hafa Adai, to All Our Alumni and Friends of the University!
I hope all is well with you! See you at the UOG Alumni Reunion which is just 8 days away! This event is open to the public – all are welcome to celebrate with us, alum or not.
Don’t delay, purchase your tickets today to take advantage of special pricing. Tickets are available from any of the SOE Alumni Officers, as well as at Pay-Less and Primo Surf in the Agana Shopping Center and Pay-Less in the Micronesia Mall. $30 per person or $25 each for a pair (if purchased in advance), $35 at the door.