UNIVERSITY OF GUAM PRESS
The University of Guam Press (UOG Press) publishes an array of academic and literary books and journals with a specific focus on the unique history, environment, peoples, cultures, and languages of the islands that make up the Western Pacific region. The University of Guam Press strives to increase the availability of exceptional scholarly and literary texts that can be used as learning resources about Guam and Micronesia for people and institutions in the region and throughout the world.
UOG Press is an integral part of the Richard Flores Taitano Micronesian Area Research Center (MARC), which holds the most extensive repository of information about Guam and Micronesia. UOG Press extends the MARC’s mission of collecting, preserving, and providing access to reliable and accurate information about the peoples and cultures of the Western Pacific, thereby advancing scholarship and learning in and about the region.
Written by Teresita Perez and translated into CHamoru by Maria Rivera, the book received a bronze medal as Best Regional Fiction.
President Krise addresses the UOG community in a video message on April 15, 2020.
UOG Press is encouraging the community to write through several activities hosted on its Instagram and Facebook feeds.
Elementary students are invited to enter original artwork and writing for a chance to be published in new social studies textbooks.
The books are part of an effort of UOG's SNAP-Ed program to increase the effectiveness of healthy living curriculum in schools.