Meet the Tutors

Writing Center Tutors

Writing Center tutors are experienced in providing quality assistance in student writing needs for a variety of disciplines.  All our tutors are able to assist with helping to generate, develop, and organize ideas for composition based assignments that include paragraphs and essays.  However, we also have tutors who also specialize in providing writing guidance concerning specific writing needs, such as grammar, English as a second language issues, and different formatting styles including APA and MLA formats.

Please refer to the tutors below for a detailed description of their expertise to better assist your writing needs.

Carlee:

  • Subject Expertise
    • American History
    • Black / Chicano Studies
    • Creative Writing
    • Psychology
    • Religious Studies
    • Sociology
  • Formatting Expertise:
    • MLA
  • Content Expertise: 
    • Active Reading
    • Composing Paragraphs and Essays
    • Developing Ideas / Generating Ideas / Prewriting Techniques
    • Developing a Thesis Statement
    • Editing Strategies and Revising
    • Focusing Ideas
    • Outline Development
    • Literary Analysis
    • Research Papers
    • Writing an Argumentative Essay
  • Grammar and/or Punctuation Expertise:
    • Grammar
    • Punctuation

Cindi:

  • Subject Expertise
    • Creative Writing
    • Journalism
    • Reading Skills
  • Formatting Expertise:
    • APA
    • MLA
  • Content Expertise: 
    • Active Reading
    • Composing Paragraphs and Essays
    • Developing Ideas / Generating Ideas / Prewriting Techniques
    • Developing a Thesis Statement
    • Editing Strategies and Revising
    • Focusing Ideas
    • Outline Development
    • Internet Research
    • Literary Analysis
    • Research Papers
    • Writing an Argumentative Essay
  • Grammar and/or Punctuation Expertise:
    • Grammar
    • Punctuation

Edward:

  • Subject Expertise
    • American History
    • History
    • Philosophy
    • Psychology
  • Formatting Expertise:
    • APA
    • MLA
  • Content Expertise: 
    • Active Reading
    • Composing Paragraphs and Essays
    • Developing Ideas / Generating Ideas / Prewriting Techniques
    • Developing a Thesis Statement
    • Editing Strategies and Revising
    • Focusing Ideas
    • Internet Research
    • Literary Analysis
    • Research Papers
    • Writing an Argumentative Essay
  • Grammar and/or Punctuation Expertise:
    • Grammar
    • Punctuation

Lauren:

  • Subject Expertise
    • Anthropology
    • Religious Studies
  • Formatting Expertise:
    • APA
    • Chicago Formatting
    • MLA
  • Content Expertise: 
    • Active Reading
    • Advice on English 015 Exam
    • Developing Ideas / Generating Ideas / Prewriting Techniques
    • Developing a Thesis Statement
    • Developing Critical Thinking Skills
    • Editing Strategies and Revising
    • Internet Research
    • Research Papers
    • Writing an Argumentative Essay
  • Grammar and/or Punctuation Expertise:
    • Punctuation

Linda:

  • Subject Expertise
    • American History
    • Creative Writing
    • History
    • Poetry
    • Psychology
    • Sociology
  • Formatting Expertise:
    • APA
    • MLA
    • Chicago formatting
  • Content Expertise: 
    • Composing Paragraphs and Essays
    • Developing Ideas / Generating Ideas / Prewriting Techniques
    • Developing a Thesis Statement
    • Focusing Ideas
    • Outline Development
    • Literary Analysis
    • Research Papers
    • Writing an Argumentative Essay
  • Grammar and/or Punctuation Expertise:
    • Punctuation

Micah:

  • Subject Expertise
    • Creative Writing
    • LGBT Studies
    • Poetry
    • Women’s Studies
  • Formatting Expertise:
    • MLA
  • Content Expertise: 
    • Active Reading
    • Composing Paragraphs and Essays
    • Developing Ideas / Generating Ideas / Prewriting Techniques
    • Developing a Thesis Statement
    • Editing Strategies and Revising
    • Focusing Ideas
    • Outline Development
    • Internet Research
    • Literary Analysis
    • Research Papers
    • Writing an Argumentative Essay
  • Grammar and/or Punctuation Expertise:
    • Grammar
    • Punctuation

Patricia (aka Pat):

  • ESL Support
    • Grammar for ESL Students
    • Pronunciation
  • Formatting Expertise:
    • MLA
  • Content Expertise: 
    • Advice on the English 015 Exam
    • Composing Paragraphs and Essays
    • Developing Ideas / Generating Ideas / Prewriting Techniques
    • Developing a Thesis Statement
    • Editing Strategies and Revising
    • Focusing Ideas
    • Outline Development
  • Grammar and/or Punctuation Expertise:
    • Grammar
    • Punctuation

Patrick:

  • Subject Expertise
    • American History
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Creative Writing
    • History
    • Philosophy
    • Psychology
    • Religious Studies
    • Sociology
  • Formatting Expertise:
    • APA
    • MLA
  • Content Expertise: 
    • Advice on the English 015 Exam
    • Business Writing
    • Composing Paragraphs and Essays
    • Developing Ideas / Generating Ideas / Prewriting Techniques
    • Developing a Thesis Statement
    • Editing Strategies and Revising
    • Focusing Ideas
    • Outline Development
    • Internet Research
    • Literary Analysis
    • Research Papers
    • Writing an Argumentative Essay
  • Grammar and/or Punctuation Expertise:
    • Grammar
    • Punctuation

Rosemary:

  • Subject Expertise
    • American History
  • Formatting Expertise:
    • MLA
  • Content Expertise: 
    • Advice on the English 015 Exam
    • Audience / Purpose and Tone of Essays and Reports
    • Composing Paragraphs and Essays
    • Developing Ideas / Generating Ideas / Prewriting Techniques
    • Developing a Thesis Statement
    • Editing Strategies and Revising
    • Internet Research
    • Writing an Argumentative Essay
  • Grammar and/or Punctuation Expertise:
    • Grammar
    • Punctuation

Shelly:

  • Subject Expertise
    • Creative Writing
    • Sociology
  • Formatting Expertise:
    • MLA
  • Content Expertise: 
    • Composing Paragraphs and Essays
    • Developing Ideas / Generating Ideas / Prewriting Techniques
    • Developing a Thesis Statement
    • Focusing Ideas
    • Outline Development
    • Internet Research
    • Literary Analysis
    • Writing an Argumentative Essay

Sabehha:

  • ESL Support
    • Grammar for ESL Students
    • Pronunciation
  • Subject Expertise
    • American History
    • Biology
    • Chicano Literature
    • Creative Writing
    • History
    • Philosophy
    • Psychology
    • Religious Studies
    • Sociology
  • Formatting Expertise:
    • APA
    • MLA
  • Content Expertise: 
    • Active Reading
    • Composing Paragraphs and Essays
    • Developing Ideas / Generating Ideas / Prewriting Techniques
    • Developing a Thesis Statement
    • Editing Strategies and Revising
    • Focusing Ideas
    • Outline Development
    • Internet Research
    • Literary Analysis
    • Research Papers
    • Writing an Argumentative Essay
  • Grammar and/or Punctuation Expertise:
    • Grammar
    • Punctuation

Victoria:

  • Subject Expertise:
    • Anthropology
    • Music Theory and Composition
  • Formatting Expertise: 
    • APA Format
    • MLA Format
  • Content Expertise: 
    • Business Writing
    • Creative Writing
    • Developing a Thesis Statement
    • Developing Ideas / Focusing Ideas / Organization
    • Editing Strategies and Revising
    • Generating Ideas / Prewriting Techniques