Society on the small, remote island of Yap is interconnected at all levels and each person has his or her own role to play, like the frames of the traditional buildings that are common throughout this Micronesian culture.
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and GTA is celebrating various activities throughout the month. The local telecom company joins the Guam Behavioral Health and Wellness Center as a sponsor and supporter of the '8 for Mental Health'- 8 events to raise funds and awareness for mental health programs in Guam.
The legend of Puntan Påtgon (Child’s Point) is a folktale about a powerful man who becomes envious of his child’s superior strength: Long, long ago giants are said to have lived in the Mariana Islands.
Seven sustainability-focused business ideas from teams representing CNMI, Guam, Palau, Pohnpei, and Yap came out of the Startup Weekend Micronesia “Solve 2Day, Evolve 2Morrow” event hosted online from April 27 to April 29.
The Employee Engagement Committee of Dusit Guam organized a donation of amenities and supplies for youth and children served by the Department of Youth Affairs and Child Protective Services in recognition of Youth Month in April.
I picked her up at Norfolk Airport, stowing her carpet-bag suitcase and walking stick in the back of our minivan. Mabel was 86, and after traveling all the way from England to Virginia, I figured she’d need a good rest once we got home.