Assistant Professor, Sociology
Dr. Debra T. Cabrera most recently taught at St. John’s School in Upper Tumon, Guam while she served as adjunct faculty for sociology at the University of Guam. Prior to St. John’s School, Dr. Cabrera was a social science instructor then dean of Academic Programs and Services at the Northern Marianas College in the Northern Marina Islands. She has been active in local, regional, and national organizations, namely the Northern Mariana Islands Council for the Humanities, President Obama’s White House Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, Humanities Guåhan, and the Scientific and Statistical Committee for the Western Pacific Regional Fishery Management Council. Her current research interests focus on neighborhood crime, juvenile delinquency in the Marianas, and environmental deviance.
Mary C. Artero Calvo is the Administrative Officer for the University of Guam’s Professional and International Programs Office. Artero Calvo has forty plus years of experience and during her time working with the University of Guam she was awarded in 1988 Meritorious Service Salary Award, Employee of the Year Award in 1992, Supervisor of Year in 1993 for the University of Guam, and in 1992 was awarded the Magnificent Seven Leader of the Year for the Government of Guam. Artero Calvo oversees the Professional and International Programs day to day operations as well as the English Language Institute (ELI). ELI promotes multicultural and multinational understanding by facilitating exemplary English language instruction and support services to speakers of other languages.