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Our Staff and Tutors


FALL 2014 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

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.

Edward

Edward

Writing Center Coordinator
Graduate Tutor


Raymond

Raymond

Round Rock Coordinator
Graduate Tutor

ENG1310 & 1320
Science Writing (Biology and Chemistry)
 


Shaun

Shaun

Assistant to the Directors
Graduate Tutor


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

Online Coordinator
PUG Tutor
Tutor

PUG
Business Writing
Composition
Literature
Non-fiction


Crystal

Crystal

PUG Coodinator
PUG Tutor

Tutor 

MLA
APA
Literature Theory 
Political Science


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Chelsea

Presentation Coordinator
Tutor


Freshman Composition
Textual Analysis
Thesis Statements
MLA Style
Starting a Research Paper


James

James

Veterans Coordinator
Graduate Tutor

Psychology
Spanish
Poetry
Veteran Tutoring
ESL/ELL
 


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Sam

Writing Center Assistant 
Website Coordinator

 

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

ENG 1310 & 1320


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Anna

Tutor

ENG1310 & 1320
Brainstorming
Organization


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

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Iliana

Tutor

English 1310 & 1320
Essay Organization / Brainstorming 
Criminal Justice 
Research in Criminal Justice 
Technical Writing 

Ja'Porsha

Ja'Porsha

Tutor

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


Jason

Jason

Graduate Tutor

Poetry
Literature
Thesis Statements
Essay Organization
Research Methods


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Kevin

Tutor

ENG 1310 & 1320
Screenwriting
Creative Non-fiction
Brainstorming


Katherine

Katherine

PUG Tutor
Tutor

PUG
ENG1310 & 1320
Organization and Structure


Kristiana

Kristiana

Tutor

ENG 1310 & 1320
Creative Writing 
Poetry
Brainstorming


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.

Megan

Undergraduate Intern
Tutor

ENG 1310 & 1320


Melinda

Melinda

Graduate Tutor

Thesis Statements
Organization of Essays
Revision
Grammar
Puctuation


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Nathaniel

Online Tutor
PUG Tutor
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