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.
Two more wrestling gold medals for Guam
A lot of people tend to shut down when they get that far down on points, but the way we teach is to never, ever quit, no matter what." American Samoa's Ariston Bartley, wearing red and white, takes on Federated States of Micronesia's Keanson Sigrah during ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 19 May 2018 02:00:00 GMT
Major, American Samoan shares story at Fort McCoy Asian-American/Pacific Islander Heritage Month observance
American Samoa is an unincorporated U.S. territory in the South Pacific ... When her father was a young teacher, he lived on the island of Ofu and taught on Olosega. At the time, there was no bridge between the two islands, and those who lived on Ofu ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 21 May 2018 11:20:00 GMT
Ocean safety pilot in American Samoa
An ocean rescue station has been established in Leone village in American Samoa to improve water safety and prevent drownings. An advocate from the United States, Chase Bruckner, is working with the Leone Village Council to teach residents about ocean ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 14 May 2018 13:24:00 GMT
Local students win State History Day contests
Woodmen Life representatives honored each of the three students and St. John?s teacher Pam Reinsch during an all-school ... Nearly 3,000 students from all 50 states, Washington, D.C., Guam, American Samoa, Puerto Rico and international schools in China ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 08 May 2018 11:25:00 GMT
Michigan Teacher of the Year tells DeVos his concerns about school choice
The question is how do we go about arriving at that?? State Teachers of the Year include the 50 states plus American Samoa, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Department of Defense Education Activities, District of Columbia and Guam.
Publ.Date : Fri, 18 May 2018 05:53:00 GMT
Fort Drum community celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
Sautia-Pomele, executive assistant to the commander of the 548th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 10th Mountain Division Sustainment Brigade, is a native of American Samoa and spoke ... are involved in teaching respect that builds the foundation ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 18 May 2018 07:04:00 GMT