Yesterday morning, the American Samoa branch of Argosy University Hawaii officially opened the doors of its new office in Tafuna, on the first floor of the Haleck Professional Building. According to the school, the new location provides a "modern, state of the art university setting to centralize the offices and classes, and to better serve our students." Pictured are Argosy's local staff members. See tomorrow's Samoa News for details of the opening ceremony. [photo: Leua Aiono Frost]
The ASCC Business Communication (BUS 160) class held its spring 2018 “Diversity Day” last week, with students giving an overview of the economic, social and cultural aspects of different countries. Instructor Dr. Faofua Fa’atoafe (front, center) is pictured with students representing Spain, Italy and Egypt. [photo: J. Kneubuhl]
Congresswoman Aumua Amata performing the taualuga at the 2018 MISS SOFIAS Pageant held last Saturday evening to a SRO crowd. Amata was one of the honored guests of the evening that saw queens vie for the title of Miss SOFIAS in an evening described by many who attended as “simply divine”.  [photo: THA]

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