Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Si Yu'os Ma'ase' to the PIBBA Guam members who volunteered their time and gave a food donation for the I'na'chaigen Fino' Chamoru event held March 10, 2014 at the University of Guam. Kudos to all involved! Enjoy the following pictures!
Saturday, February 22, 2014
|Dr. Jose Q. Cruz presents at the 43rd Annual NABE Conference.|
|Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera presents at the 43rd Annual NABE Conference.|
|Guam Delegation: Pictured L-R: Rosa Salas Palomo, PIBBA International Treasurer; Dr. Jose Q. Cruz, PIBBA Guam Chapter Treasurer; and Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera, PIBBA Webmaster.|
|Gathering: Pictured L-R: Rosa
Salas Palomo, PIBBA International Treasurer; Dr. Jose Q. Cruz, PIBBA
Guam Chapter Treasurer; Angel Palomo; and Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera, PIBBA Webmaster.|
Congratulations to the PIBBA Officers who presented at the 43rd Annual National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE) Conference held in San Diego, California February 12-15, 2014! The theme was Sailing into the 21st Century: Multiple Languages, Multiple Paths, Lifelong Advantages. Dr. Jose Cruz, PIBBA Guam Chapter Historian, and Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera, PIBBA Webmaster, had the honor of presenting culturally-relevant papers at the conference. Rosa Salas Palomo, PIBBA International Treasurer, served as the Chair during our Asian Pacific Islanders Special Interest Group session. In particular, Dr. Cruz's presentation was titled Student Achievement: Bi-literate Magic in Core Subjects for Lifelong Advantages. Dr. Rivera's presentations were titled Sailing to an Innovative Way of Reaching Out to Pacific Islanders and Alii World: Palau Language Commission Has Arrived at the Digitalized World of the Internet.
|Pictured above: Dr. Rivera received a "I Support the Seal of Biliteracy" sticker as part of her participation in the NABE - CABE Pre-Institute.|
Friday, February 7, 2014
CNMI Senator Jovie Taimanao and PIBBA International Historian Frances Sablan have reported that Rota will be hosting the 33rd Annual International PIBBA Conference this year. Congratulations CNMI!
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Saturday, February 1, 2014
Congratulations to the newly-elected PIBBA Guam Officers who are committed to serve in the organization for the next two years! They were officially sworn in by Past President PIBBA Ewy Taitano on February 1, 2014 at Wendy's in Barrigada, Guam. Afterwards, they enjoyed delicious Asiago, chili, and raspberry tea!
They are as follows:
They are as follows:
President - Dr. Arlene Camacho Salas Diaz
Vice President - Antonia "Toni" Salas
Secretary - (TBA via special election)
Treasurer - (TBA via special election)
Historian - Dr. Jose Q. Cruz
PIO - Elizabeth "Liz" Reyes
Webmaster - Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera
|PIBBA Officers take oath during Induction Ceremony.|
|PIBBA Oath in action!|
|PIBBA Guam Pact: Officers put their hands together in commitment to service for two years!|
|PIBBA Guam Pact 2! We can do it!|