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#HumCitizen: A Place that Looks like Home: Portraying Place in Contemporary Guam


Guam – [workshop, lecture, conversation] Pulitzer Prize finalist Inara Verzemnieks will travel to Guam for a week-long tour to conduct two master classes for journalists, a series of workshops for college and high school students, and a public presentation. (Public, Journalists, Young Adult)

PROGRAM: Indigenous Dance – Restoring Our Environment: Dancing Earth in Guam


Guam – [performance, talk] An intertribal Guam dance company dedicated to preserving the indigenous Chamoru culture, the unique island environment, and cross-cultural sharing and exchange. Tour will feature two free community performances and talk events and goes from Oct. 10 to Oct. 14.

GRANT: Community Grants


Ongoing – [throughout] Humanities Guahan offers three grant formats: mini, regular, and media. All nonprofits operating in Guam are eligible to apply. (Grant Opportunity)

PROGRAM: Co-Collecting Project


Ongoing – [Hagatna] A co-collecting project between the council and the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa that focuses specifically on the Chamorro people of Guam. (Exhibit)

PROGRAM: Guam Women Warriors


Ongoing – [throughout] Service women and veterans are trained to collect and transcribe their own oral history narratives. Online exhibit reflects stories of service and sacrifice. (NEH, Oral History, Exhibit)

PROGRAM: Museum on Main Street – Water/Ways


Ongoing – [throughout] In 2017, the council will host the Guam tour of Water/Ways. (MoMS, Exhibit)

PROGRAM: Motheread/Fatheread


Ongoing – [throughout] A family literacy program with trained facilitators to help adults build essential skills and incite a love for reading. (Reading and Discussion)

OVERVIEW: Guam Pulitzer Prizes Centennial Campfires Activities


2016 – [Archived] Humanities Guåhan created a series of events around Manny Crisostomo to highlight the career of the Guam’s sole Pulitzer Prize winner and celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Pulitzer Prizes. (Pulitzer Prizes Campfires, State Overview)