Legislative commendations as introduced and presented by
Senator Amanda L. Shelton in the 35th Guam Legislature
Resolution 259-35 (COR)
Congratulating Justine Xu for representing Guam at the Winners Concert as First Prize winner of Golden Classical Music Awards New York International Competition at Carnegie Hall in November 2019 and to further extend an Un Dångkolo Na Si Yu′os Ma′åse′ to her for proudly representing our island and best wishes for continued success in her future endeavors.
Picture: Senator Shelton presents Resolution 259-35 (COR) to Justine Xu who is accompanied by her father, Attorney Nelson Xu, on December 5, 2019 at St. John's School in Tamuning, Guam.
Resolution 246-35 (LS)
Recognizing the University of Guam Breaking Wave Theatre Company (BWTC) for promoting and developing Guam's performing arts industry and showcasing the talents of our island's performing artists; and congratulating BWTC and Joyce Torres on the production and presentation of the one-woman stage show, Comfort.
Picture: Senator Shelton presents Resolution 246-35 (COR) to Joyce Torres and CJ Ochoco, producer and production manager of BWTC (L-R).
Resolution 228-35 (COR)
Recognizing the Catholic Daughters of the Americas (CDA) on the occasion of "Catholic Daughters of the Americas Day"
Picture: Senator Shelton presents Resolution 228-35 (COR) to the Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Guam Chapter as they celebrate at Papa's Restaurant on October 20, 2019.
Resolution 209-35 (COR)
Recognizing Heidi E. San Nicolas, PhD on the occasion of her retirement after more than 31 years of outstanding government servie; and commending her for her lifetime achievements, dedication, professionalism, and exceptional service.
Picture: Senator Shelton presents Resolution 209-35 (COR) to Dr. Heidi San Nicolas at the University of Guam on September 30, 2019.
Resolution 208-35 (COR)
Recognizing Guma' Rasan Acho' Latte on their 20th Anniversary and commending them for their commitment to perpetuating the CHamoru spirit of unity, culture, and tradition.
Picture: Photo taken from Guma Rasan Acho Latte Facebook's page.
Bill 197-35 (LS)
Seeking to modernize the University of Guam and update the UOG charter. The bill provides the institution with greater financial independence while strengthening its mission toward island sustainability.
Picture: Senator Shelton meets with student leaders of the University of Guam to discuss the UOG budget and how we can preserve their allotment and provide long term solutions for the university.
Resolution 189-35 (LS) and 190-35 (LS)
Resolutions to Department of Public Health and Social Services retirees Mr. Jesse Garrido and Ms. Joy Villanueva for their service to the government and the people of Guam.
Picture: Senator Shelton presents resolutions Mr. Jesse Garrido (second from left) and Ms. Joy Villanueva (second from right), with DPHSS Director Linda Unpingco-DeNorcey at their retirement celebration at the Fiesta Guam Resort on August 30, 2019.
Resolution 188-35 (LS)
Celebrating the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, granting women suffrage, and to celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements built by courageous women—and to further recognize and commend the CHamoru and Guamanian women whose contributions have paved the way toward progress and success for all.
Picture: Senator Shelton presents Resolution 188-35 (LS) to the Bureau of Women's Affairs Director Jayne Flores, the American Association of University Women (AAUW), and the University of Guam Women and Gender Studies program with Governor Lou Leon Guerrero and UOG faculty.
Resolution 178-35 (LS)
Congratulating the Guam Territorial Band and the Tumon Bay Youth Orchestra on winning the Gold Award and Command Performance at the 2019 Australian International Music Festival in Sydney!
Picture: Senator Shelton presents Resolution178-35 (COR) with Senator Kelly Marsh-Taitano to recipients at the Guam Congress Building on August 30, 2019.