Samoa consists of the two large islands of Upolu and Savai’i and seven small islets located about halfway between Hawaii and New Zealand in the Polynesian region of the South Pacific. The main island of Upolu is home to nearly three-quarters of Samoa's population and its capital city of Apia. The country has a stable parliamentary democracy with a developing economy. The Samoa Tourism Authority provides a wide range of information for your travels.
World?s Largest Aquaponics Operation Opens in American Heartland
In 2016, Puerto Rico Sea Grant staff trained about 205 teachers and reached 38,882 students through ... The Aua transect on Tutuila island in the remote island territory of American Samoa recently celebrated its 100th anniversary, and scientists from...
Publ.Date : Wed, 20 Sep 2017 09:16:00 GMT
Building a Better World in American Samoa
The ASCC Adult Literacy Department provided an instructor to teach and help parents become more familiar with reading and speaking English. Thanks to the American Samoa Government?s Department of Education School Lunch Program, breakfast was provided ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 06 Sep 2017 20:51:00 GMT
Tsunami expert honored for excellence in teaching, research and service
Robertson has also performed post-tsunami surveys of damage after the Samoa ... of American Society of Civil Engineers, and president of the Applied Technology Council. Throughout the years, Chiu received numerous awards recognizing his excellent teaching ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:40:00 GMT
Student killed in shooting at Spokane-area high school
On Wednesday, the high school had a two-hour late start at 10:15 a.m. for teachers' professional development ... StarKist to pay $6.3M for wastewater pollution in American Samoa 15 hours ago ago Sept. 13 (UPI) -- StarKist tuna company reached an agreement ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Sep 2017 12:11:00 GMT
Navy surveys WWI shipwreck off Long Island
A team of Navy researchers descended on the waters around Fire Island this week to survey the wreck of the World War I U.S. Navy cruiser San Diego (ACR 6), on which six American Sailors ... of the site and maybe teach us something new about what caused ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Sep 2017 09:40:00 GMT
States That Never Were
WE all know that there are 50 states (I?m guessing they still teach geography ... Among other potential ?new states? are the island territories of Guam, American Samoa, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the Northern Mariana Islands.
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Sep 2017 08:08:00 GMT
Navy surveying wreck of cruiser sunk during WWI off New York coast
The Navy recently announced plans to survey the wreck of the World War I U.S. Navy cruiser San Diego (ACR 6), on which six American sailors lost their ... help our understanding of the site and maybe teach us something new about what caused San Diego ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Sep 2017 09:49:00 GMT
U.S. Engagement in the Pacific
First Asia Pacific Drug Focal Points Meeting: From September 26-27, 2016, Ministry of Health and Justice representatives from Australia, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Marshall Islands, New Zealand, Samoa ... Islands and Latin America to monitor OA and to assess ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 06 Sep 2017 12:51:00 GMT
Navy Announces Plan to Survey Wreck of WWI Cruiser San Diego
6 to survey the wreck of the World War I U.S. Navy cruiser, on which six American Sailors lost their lives when she ... disposal now will help our understanding of the site and maybe teach us something new about what caused San Diego to sink."
Publ.Date : Wed, 06 Sep 2017 14:22:00 GMT
This Black Woman-Owned Construction Firm Has Defied the Odds ? Even Securing a $27 Million Contract With the FAA!
This included a teaching certification from California State University ... Arizona, Colorado, Hawaii and American Samoa. Next, she won a series of international contracts with the U.S. Dept. of State, training local asbestos abatement contractors to ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 11 Sep 2017 23:13:00 GMT