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Our Staff and Tutors


SPRING 2015 WRITING CENTER STAFF

All Writing Center tutors have achieved academic success and received training certified by the College Reading and Learning Association.

To learn more about an individual tutor's background and specializations, please see the list below.

 


 

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Allies Trained Tutor

Tutors with this symbol by their photo are Allies trained to provide a safe environment for the LGBTQIA+ Community.

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Veteran Trained Tutor

Tutors with this symbol by their photo are trained to work with veterans of the U.S. armed forces.

 

Directors


Our directors make the Writing Center an amazing resource to help writers improve their writing.

Dr. B

Dr. Deb Balzhiser

Writing Center Director
Associate Professor


Caitlin

Caitlin McCrory

Assistant Director
Senior Lecturer

Administrative Staff


The following folks are a part of the awesome Writing Center administrative staff. These people help make the Writing Center run more efficiently by coordinating our tutoring and operations to better serve you.

Shelby

Shelby

Writing Center Coordinator
 


Raymond

Raymond

Round Rock Coordinator
Graduate Tutor

ENG1310 & 1320
Science Writing (Biology and Chemistry)
 


Rachel

Rachel

Lead Tutor

Biology Writing
Scientific Research Papers
Technical Writing
CSE Style
APA Style


Jon B.

Jon

Graduate Coordinator
Graduate Tutor


Brainstorming
Structure & Organization
Sociology
Research Papers
Thesis/Dissertation
 


Abby

Abby

WebCam Tutoring Coordinator
PUG Tutor
Tutor

PUG
Brainstorming
Organization
Business Writing
Literature
Non-fiction


James

James

Veterans Coordinator
Graduate Tutor

Psychology
Spanish
Poetry
Veteran Tutoring
ESL/ELL
 


Sam

Sam

Public Relations Coordinator 
Website Coordinator
Tutor

Brainstorming
Organization
Introductions
Conclusions
Thesis Statements

 

Tutors


Our tutors are all trained and certified by the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA) to help you become a better writer. Make an appointment now and see how your writing can be better as soon as tomorrow.

Amy

Amy

Tutor
PUG Tutor
PUG Review Facilitator

ENG 1310 & 1320


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Anna

Tutor

ENG1310 & 1320
Brainstorming
Organization


Devin

Devin

Tutor
 
Essay Organization
Grammar
Syntax
Brainstorming
Literary Criticism
 

Diana

Diana

Undergraduate Intern
Tutor

ENG 1310 & 1320
Spanish
ELL


Erika

Erika

Graduate Tutor
 
APA
RDG 1300, Integrated Reading & Writing
Anthropology
Music
English Language Learners (ELL)
Thesis & Research Papers

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Holly

Tutor
 
ENG 1310 & 1320           
Poetry                                                        
Literary criticism
Screenwriting
Creative Writing

Ja'Porsha

Ja'Porsha

Tutor
PUG Instructor

 

APA Style
Statement of Proposal (Healthcare Administration application paper)
English 1310 & 1320


Jason

Jason

Graduate Tutor

Poetry
Literature
Thesis Statements
Essay Organization
Research Methods


Katherine

Katherine (Kayte)

PUG Tutor
Tutor

PUG
ENG1310 & 1320
Organization and Structure


Kyle

Kyle

Tutor

Science Writing
ENG 1310 & 1320
Philosophy
Music
Brainstorming
Essay Preparation


Lauren

Lauren

Tutor

MLA 
English 1310 & 1320
Essay Organization & Structure
Art History Visual Analysis
Artist Statements


Mari

Mari

Tutor
 
English 1310 & 1320
Creative Writing
Philosophy
Brainstorming
Organization
MLA & APA Style

Megan K.

Megann

Undergraduate Intern
Tutor

ENG 1310 & 1320


Melinda

Melinda

Graduate Tutor

Thesis Statements
Organization of Essays
Revision
Grammar
Puctuation


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Nathaniel

WebcamTutor
PUG Tutor
Graduate Tutor

Communications
Presentations
Technical Communications
Film Studies
Screenwriting
Organization / Brainstorming


Sadie

Sadie

Tutor

ENG 1310 & 1320
MLA
Outlining and Brainstorming
Developing and Organizing a Thesis


Syndey

Sydney

Tutor

ENG 1310 & 1320
Composition for International Students
Evidence-Based Writing for Health and Human Performance
Brainstorming
Resumes


Tyler

Tyler

Tutor

Essay Organization
American Literature
Poetry
Shakespeare / Dramatic Literature
MLA