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English Department

Courses Offered
EN 110:   Freshman Composition
EN 111:   Writing for Research
EN 125:   Introduction to Human Communication and Speech
EN 194:   Technical Communication
EN 210:   Introduction to Literature
TH 101:   Introduction to the Theater


English Department Faculty and Contact Information

Simone Bollinger

Email: simone.bollinger@guamcc.edu
Telephone: 735-0268
Office: Room E 201, E Building
Office Hours: Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Tressa Dela Cruz

Email: tressa.delacruz@guamcc.edu
Telephone: 735-0271
Office: Room Room E 201, E Building
Office Hours: Monday: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Tuesday: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Wednesday: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Antonia Cabatic

Email: antonia.cabatic@guamcc.edu
Telephone: 735-0273

Juanita "Tico" Tenorio

Email: juanita.tenorio@guamcc.edu
Telephone: 735-3020
Office: Room Room TC 1112, Building 1000
Office Hours: Monday: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Wednesday: 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Thursday: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Desiree Taimanglo Ventura

Email: desiree.ventura@guamcc.edu
Telephone: 735-0274
Office: Room Room E 201, E Building
Office Hours: Monday:3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Tuesday: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Wednesday: 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Thursday: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.


The GCC Advantage

English courses at the Guam Community College provide students with the curriculum and instruction needed to fulfill the written and critical thinking requirements within all certificate and degree programs.


Academic Advising

All students who declare a major are assigned an Academic Advisor. Students are strongly urged to visit their advisor, who can help draft an educational plan with course sequencing that meets personal, academic, and career goals.


Program Mission

The mission of the English Department is to provide diverse populations with the highest quality of education that focuses primarily on developing students' abilities to think critically, read actively, and communicate effectively.

Career Opportunities...

How English courses can help you in your Career

Writing skills are critical within a wide range of disciplines, therefore, students who complete courses in English increase their ability to succeed in all other educational and professional endeavors. English courses at the Guam Community College help individuals with a wide range of professional interests by providing opportunities to think critically about reading, writing, researching, and communicating.  The English Department recognizes that in today's society, one's ability to read and write effectively is invaluable. GCC's English courses highlight the ways in which these skills can affect individuals, their communities, our island, and our world.