The Department of Interior authorized $900,000 to fund the Close-Up Insular Area Program that allows Guam students and students from other U.S. territories to travel to Washington D.C. and participate in youth summits.
For the last 30 years, the Close Up Foundation has been serving students and teacher through the island areas. The students will have an opportunity to learn about civics and visit their elected officials in Washington D.C.
15 players from Guam's men's national soccer team are in San Diego for training camp. Matao Head Coach Karl Dodd says, "We are using this camp to evaluate the players off-island and to implement the new professional standards and playing style to those players."More >>