Many rare tropical tree species are restricted to a small, endemic range with very few remaining reproductive individuals. These species suffer from many threats. Conservation agencies often attempt to rebuild the population within the known endemic range of these endangered trees. This desire to rebuild robust populations of rare trees is constrained by the need […]
The Guam Plant Extinction Prevention Program (GPEPP) has something new for visitors to experience at the University of Guam Experiment Station in Yigo. This station is where College of Natural & Applied Sciences scientists carry out experiments and research projects. It is also the home of the Triton Farm, an integrated demonstration farm, where the […]
4-H Youth Development Program Getting Creativity with ASPIRE Sinajana, Guam – On April 24, 2017, the 4-H Youth Development Program visited C.L. Taitano Elementary School for ASPIRE. ASPIRE is an after-school program that offers Supplemental Instruction Program with both advanced instruction and remediation in the areas of English Language Art, Math, and other selected subjects after regular […]
4-H Youth Development Program A Part of Nature & A Part of Life Horticulture with Harry S Truman Elementary Santa Rita, GUAM – On April 26, 2017 4H conducted its third workshop with Harry S Truman Elementary School. During this presentation 4H mentors discussed the different parts of the plant, their importance and its relation to […]
4-H Youth Development Program The Power of Silence with CL Taitano and 4-H Sinajana, GUAM – On April 25th, 2017, 4-H mentors met with Mr. Borja’s 4th grade class to begin their seed germination project. The 4-H mentors were eager to meet and greet with the students to begin a fun day with them. Presenting opportunities […]
The 39th Annual Island Wide Science Fair is happening at the University of Guam May 13! For more information, please click here for the flyer.
4-H Youth Development Program Come Join 4-H this Saturday and every last Saturday of the month for our E2 Workshop Series: Empowering & Engaging Youth! Please note that our STEAM workshop has been moved to June and our May workshop is now Inafa’ maolek: bridging the gap between old and young.
4-H Youth Development Program The Fun in Silent Communication and 4-H’s Important Life Skills Santa Rita, GUAM – On April 19, 2017, the 4-H Club conducted their second workshop with Harry S Truman’s 5th Grade classes. As the kids came back from their lunch break they were excited to partake in 4-H’s presentation knowing they would be starting their seed […]
4-H Youth Development Program A Spin on Horticulture: Floriculture with 4th Grade Class of CL Taitano Sinajana, GUAM – On April 18, 2017, the 4-H Youth Development and Outreach Program was greeted with anxious faces of CL Taitano’s 4th Grade class. Mr. Borja’s 4th Grade class has taken a spin on our traditional workshops on […]
The University of Guam College of Natural & Applied Sciences, in collaboration with the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s College of Tropical Agriculture & Human Resources’ GENE-ius Day Program, is establishing a children’s science program called, “Guam Gene-ius.” The Hawai‘i program was initiated and nurtured to excellence by Dr Ania Wieczorek. Guam Gene-ius will encourage young […]