Award-winning author speaks to IRA - KUAM.com-KUAM News: On Air. Online. On Demand.

Award-winning author speaks to IRA

Posted: Updated:

by Michele Catahay

Guam - Kathryn Erskine, 2010 National Book Award-winning author of "Mockingbird", was the guest speaker at the Guam Council of the International Reading Association meeting at the Sheraton Laguna Resort today. Erskine traveled from Virginia to share writing tips to educators and students on Guam.

She will be visiting schools during all of next week. On Monday, she will hold a workshop for teachers at Ordot-Chalan Pago Elementary School's cafeteria. In addition, a teen writing workshop will also be held at the IP Coffee Company near the University of Guam in Mangilao next Saturday.

  • NEWS HEADLINESMore>>

  • Action taken on over 2,000 CLTC leases

    Action taken on over 2,000 CLTC leases

    Action has been taken on the more than 2,000 Chamorro Land Trust leases deemed voidable. As reported, the AG's opinion issued in May categorized CLTC leases as "voidable" and "null and void." Leases not ratified by the board were deemed "voidable, but not

    More >>

    Action has been taken on the more than 2,000 Chamorro Land Trust leases deemed voidable. As reported, the AG's opinion issued in May categorized CLTC leases as "voidable" and "null and void." Leases not ratified by the board were deemed "voidable, but not

    More >>
  • 15,000 tax refund checks to be sent Monday

    15,000 tax refund checks to be sent Monday

    About 15,000 tax refund checks are being printed tomorrow to be sent out Monday. The Department of Revenue and Taxation, and Department of Administration have started the process to pay out the tax refunds. 

    More >>

    About 15,000 tax refund checks are being printed tomorrow to be sent out Monday. The Department of Revenue and Taxation, and Department of Administration have started the process to pay out the tax refunds. 

    More >>
  • Two arrested for Agana Shopping Center riot

    Two arrested for Agana Shopping Center riot

    As an update on another viral fight video, police arrested two people in connection to a riot recorded in the parking lot of the Agana Shopping Center. 19-year-old An Ludwig and a 14-year-old boy are charged with aggravated assault. Police say the incidenMore >>
    As an update on another viral fight video, police arrested two people in connection to a riot recorded in the parking lot of the Agana Shopping Center. 19-year-old An Ludwig and a 14-year-old boy are charged with aggravated assault. Police say the incidenMore >>
Powered by Frankly