ASCC-SSI director gives keynote address at Samoan Language Symposium in Hawai‘i

By James Kneubuhl, ASCC Press Officer Printed in the Samoa News on Sept. 1, 2016 Mrs. Okenaisa Fauolo-Manila, Director of the Samoan Studies Institute (SSI) at the American Samoa Community College (ASCC) provided one of the keynote addresses during the 2016 Samoan Language Symposium, which took place on Friday and …

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Le Fetuao Samoan Language Center in Honolulu hosts Ga’gana Samoa Symposium

HONOLULU (August 28, 2016) – More than 150 community leaders, presenters, Samoan community members, Le Fetuao teachers, students, and parents gathered for the inaugural Fono o le Gagana Samoa (2016 Samoan Language Symposium) hosted by Le Fetuao Samoan Language Center on August 12 and 13. Featured speakers from American Samoa, New …

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Strengthening The Samoan Community

Le Fetuao Samoan Language Center is a community-based program that provides free and low-cost Samoan language and culture lessons to children, parents and community members. Each Saturday, about 100 students gather at the Island Family Christian Church hall in Salt Lake to learn from caring community members who dedicate their …

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Le Fetuao Samoan Language Center Showcases Stem Efforts At Open House

Photo: Taeao Manuia Students

Verizon Wireless Hawai‘i presented a $5,000 Verizon Foundation grant to Le Fetuao Samoan Language Center to support their innovative work, uniting culture and language with STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). The check presentation took place during Le Fetuaoʻs open house event at the Moanalua Community Center on Friday, August 14.

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