TODAY IN HISTORY: On June 18, 1908, Act No. 1870 was passed, which established the University of the Philippines. The purpose of said university shall be to provide advanced instruction in literature, philosophy, the sciences, and arts, and to give professional and technical training.
Probable 'First Lady' of the Philippines. To Mrs. Manuel Quezon (above), wife of the Senate President of the Philippine Islands, may fall the title of 'First Lady' of the islands. It is probable that Quezon may become President of the Philippines since the islands were offered their independence by the United States.
ʻIke Kālai Waʻa: Canoe Innovation in the Pacific Students will explore why people sailed across the vast Pacific Ocean, how canoes were built, and how the design of single and double hull canoes (i.e. Hōkūleʻa) evolved.