Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Saint Paul 7th Grader, Ronald Fuellas, presented Ms. Dixon's mother and sister with gifts.
Thursday, October 17, 2013
|Guam IRA greets Sherry Dixon on arrival, Monday October 7, 2013|
|Sherry Dixon speaks to students at Southern High School|
|Sherry Dixon at Southern HS with Ms. Estrella DeVera|
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
There is no general membership meeting for the month of November, as the Guam Council IRA will sponsor the 26th Annual Regional Language Arts Conference, which will be held November 15 and 16, 2013 at UOG.
"INNOVATIVE IDEAS AT THE LANGUAGE ARTS CONFERENCE"
Conference Theme: "Interweaving Tradition, Innovation, and Core Curriculum Standards in Literacy"
Location: University of Guam's Tan Lam Pek English and Communication Building
NOTE: IRA members pay a discounted rate for the conference registration, so we hope to see you there!
For more information, visit http://www.uog.edu/languageartsconference
Saturday, October 5, 2013
The SOE Alumni Association will sponsor a special author’s visit with Dr. Almira Astudillo-Gilles on October 26, 2013 during the Saturday Story Hour, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Hagatna Public Library. Dr. Gilles’ will conduct a Read Aloud with activities. She is based in Chicago and is one of the Pamana Awardees for 2012 (Literature) - awards for overseas Pinoys in different categories. See link below.
Her children's book, Willie Wins, has won several awards, and has been one of the most popular books for Filipino-American kids in recent years.
Here's the link to her website http://almiragilles.com/, as well as one about a launch of her novel.
She is also scheduled to deliver a lecture on October 25, Friday, 3:00 p.m. at the IT&E Lecture Hall in the University of Guam’s SBPA building. Copies of her novel will be available for sale.