Schedule of upcoming thesis defenses

Schedule of upcoming thesis defenses

Schedule of upcoming thesis defenses


The candidates for master's degrees in Fañomnåkan 2022 will be presenting their thesis defenses at the following times. All of the defenses will be held on Zoom.

Date Time Candidate Program Thesis Title Chair Zoom Link

Friday, April 22

12 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Jacklyn Garote

M.S. Clinical Psychology

"Dating Violence, Sexual Violence, and Suicidality Among CNMI Adolescents"

Dr. Yoshito Kawabata Tune in here
Friday, April 29 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Amber Henricksen M.S. Clinical Psychology "Stress, Traumatic Experiences, and Coping Among Law Enforcement Officers in the Pacific Island of Guam"  Dr. Rita Sharma

Zoom Meeting ID: 862 0000 9944


Passcode: 723797

Monday, May 2 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Abram Townsend M.S. Biology "Island Scale Genetic Diversity and Connectivity of the Octocoral Heliopora Coerulea on Guam" Dr. Bastian Bentlage Tune in here
Wednesday, May 4 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Andrew McInnis M.S. Biology "Spatial and temporal trends of Acropora and Porites coral assemblages across Micronesia"   Tune in here
Thursday, May 5 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Deirdra O'Donnell M.Ed. In Administration & Supervision "Middle School Teachers' Knowledge and Implementation of Evidence Based Practices in General Classrooms" Dr. Geraldine James Tune in here

Friday, May 6

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Cassandra Santos

M.A. English

 "wrtg vs Writing: Exploring metadiscursive constructions of online & academic English varieties among first-year students"

Dr. Clarissa Quan

Zoom Meeting ID: 811 1458 9984


Passcode: WriteOn!22 

Friday, May 6

12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Casiana Reyes

M.S. Clinical Psychology

"Exploring Risk and Protective Factors Among Juvenile Youth in the Pacific Island of Guam: A Grounded Theory Study"

Dr. Yoshito Kawabata Tune in here

Friday, May 6

3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Beverly Ilemangilish

M.Ed. in TESOL

"A Quasi-Experimental study on the Effect of Immediate Feedback on the Reading Performance of Pohnpei Elementary Students in Pohnpei" Dr. Rowena Vega-Castro Tune in here