Saturday, February 20, 2016
Saturday, February 6, 2016
The SOE Alumni Executive Team & IRA members celebrated the Read-A-Thon 2016 Kick Off: "Get Connected, Read More" on February 6, 2016 with interactive Read Alouds conducted by students of Liguan Elementary School; singing performances by Marc LaPlante and the Adacao Honor Choir; meaningful workshops by Lola-Victoria Leon Guerrero, Kisha Borja-Quichocho, and Martha Sudo, SOE Alumni Secretary and Guam IRA Grant Chairperson. Countless ed tech gadgets/tools were also raffled off.
SOE Alumni Executive Team at Read-A-Thon (RAT) 2016 Kick Off. The Executive Team also serve as the RAT 2016 Committee Members. Pictured L-R: Rose Cruz Castro, SOE Alumni President; Martha Sudo, Alumni Secretary; Margaret Beem, Alumni Vice President; Marc LaPlante, composer of the RAT 2016 theme song, "Get Connected, Read More!"; and Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera, Alumni Webmaster and RAT 2016 Chairperson. Not pictured is Grace Griffin, Alumni Treasurer.
Friday, January 1, 2016
Happy New Year from around the Pacific! May the year 2016 bring you many blessings filled with much love, joy, peace, and happiness!
HAPPY NEW YEAR! - English
Biba Añu Nuebu! – Chamorro
Feliz Año Nuevo! – Spanish
Peren En Parakapw! – Pohnpeian
Engan ke ya sasu! - Kosraean
Jeramman ilo iio in ekaal! – Marshallese
Pwapwan Ei Ier Mi Fo – Chuukese
Akemashite Omedetou Gozaimasu – Japanese
Ungil Beches Er Rak! – Palauan
Selsalan Ebéach e duw! – Yapese
Maligayang Bagong Taon – Tagalog
Hauoli Makahiki Hou – Hawaiian
Sehe Bokmanee Bateuseyo! – Korean
Gung Hay Fat Choy – Chinese
Cung-Chuc Tan-Xuan! – Vietnamese
Ameseighil ubwutiiwel Layúi Luugh me raagh féé! – Carolinian
Image source: howtolearn.com
Sunday, December 20, 2015
The University of Guam celebrated the graduation of its 262 students on December 20, 2015 at the UOG Calvo Field House. The Commencement Ceremonies featured keynote speaker MSNBC and NBC News Anchor Richard Lui. Lui impressed upon the need for the graduates to tell their own stories and look for unique angles, as they write the chapter of their lives. Congratulations Fall 2015 graduates! God Bless, and we wish you the best in your future endeavors!
Lorenzo Naputi Reyes proudly holds his diploma
UOG's Dr. Rivera's
Pictured L-R: Jacqueline Naputi Reyes, Lorenzo Naputi Reyes, and Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera.
Lorenzo Naputi Reyes (center) is surrounded by family members