The WASC accredits colleges and universities in California as well as the Pacific island territories and states of Hawaii, American Samoa, Micronesia, Palau, Guam and the Northern Marianas Islands.
Jennifer Lyon - or Jenn, as she was known during her time on 2005's Survivor: Palau - announced her breast cancer diagnosis five months after the final episode aired.
The hit television show Survivor debuted in May 2000 by pitting sixteen contestants against one another on Palau Tiga, an island in Borneo.
She also continued her studies during her time in Spain and planned to attend graduate school after she finished filming Survivor: Palau.
In that season two contestants from Survivor: Palau were allowed to compete again in Survivor: Guatemala.
The trenches of Yap (4122 fathoms) and Palau (Pelew) (4450 fathoms) are not immediately connected with that of Marianne.
Coco-nuts are grown in considerable quantities along the seashore, and rice is cultivated at Balek Palau and in the interior, but the jungle still spreads over wide areas.
There are a Church of England and a Roman Catholic church in the town, and a training college under the Roman Catholic missionaries of the Societe des Missions Etrangeres at Palau Tikus, a few miles outside the town.
On the island of Palau Brani stand the largest tin-smelting works in existence, which for many years have annually passed through their furnaces more than half the total tin output of the world.
Semper, Die Palau-Inseln (Leipzig, 1873); J.