Center for Pacific Islands Studies, University of Hawai'i
Areas of Interest (Robotics, Software Architecture, Green Energy, Web 2.0, etc.):
eLearning, Distance Learning, Object Oriented programming, Web 2.0 tools, Technology for teaching and learning, database programming, assistive technologies, IT management, Pacific area studies, Leadership development
Software Language Proficiencies / Interests:
C++, Fortran, HTML, Java, SQL, Visual Basic
Outreach Director for the Center for Pacific Islands Studies. Born and raised in Guam of Chamoru/Japanese parents and one of nine children. Moved to Hawai'i in the 1980s and have been here ever since. Graduated with an M.Ed. in Educational Technology and an EdD in Professional Practice from the University of Hawai'i at Manoa.
Interests: UMPCs, SecondLife (MaryTherese Rang), social bookmarking, blogging, and online teaching pedagogy, reading general fiction, horror and sci-fi, and playing classical guitar.
I see you are from Guam. I also grew up in Guam. Went to Tamuning Elementary, Dededo Jr. High, and graduated at John F. Kennedy High in 1976. Moved to Hawaii in 1977 and been here ever since. I haven't been back in Guam since 1977. Must be a lot of changes. Let's be friends.