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Former Micronesian President to Lead Delegation to Hilo

June 25, 2013, 11:58 AM HST
* Updated June 25, 11:59 AM
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Another delegation representing the Federated States of Micronesia will be visiting Hilo on Friday, July 5, to discuss education, both in the FSM and for FSM students studying in the US. Health and social matters will also be discussed.

The delegation will be led by Joseph Urusemal, a FSM senator and former president, who chairs the congressional Committee on Education.  Other delegates will likely include Sen. Tony Otto, chair of the Committee on Health and Social Affairs, and a staff member from the FSM Consul General of Hawaii office to discuss immigration and other issues with FSM citizens and students.

The meeting will be held at 4 p.m. at UCB Room 127 at the University of Hawaii at Hilo.

All FSM students and citizens are welcome and encouraged to attend.  Free parking is available on campus.

For more information, contact the FSM Consulate General of Hawaii Office in Honolulu at (808) 836-4775 or via email at [email protected] or [email protected]

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