Former Congressman Faleomavaega Speaks at ASCC
This past Tuesday, April 14th, former Congressman Faleomavaega Eni Hunkin accepted an invitation from the American Samoa Community College (ASCC) Social Science Department to participate in a forum on the subject of American Samoa’s political status. Before a standing room only audience in the Lecture Hall, the former Congressman discussed at length his experiences during his long years of service as American Samoa’s representative in Washington, and his views on the Territory’s relationship with the United States.
ASCC B.Ed. Candidate Promotes Ocean Awareness
Early this month, American Samoa Community College (ASCC) Teacher Education Department (TED) student Iliasa Sialo’i, 23, became the first of five Bachelors in Education (B.Ed.) candidates for spring 2015 to complete her teaching practicum at Pava’ia’i Elementary School. Miss Sialo’i’ currently serves as a full time teacher at Pava’ia’i while simultaneously working towards her B.Ed. with the ASCC-TED. On Thursday, April 2nd Miss Sialo’i organized the “Culmination” portion of the practicum, in which her fifth grade students showcased a “thematic unit” on the topic of ocean awareness. Pava’ia’i Principal Mrs. Laborday Atanoa and members of her staff, ASCC-TED faculty, and the parents of Miss Sialo’i’s students all joined in on the fun and informative Culmination event.
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