Meet the Consultants

 

AISLYN 

Aislyn (she/her) is a first year MA student in Literature, Media, and Culture. She obtained her BA in English and Communication from North Carolina State University. While in undergrad, she worked as a reading and writing tutor for K-12 students. In her spare time, Aislyn enjoys baking, thrifting, and trying out any hobby once or twice before abandoning it for a good book or show.


AIDAN

Aidan is a Junior EWM student minoring in Communications. His academic interests include contemporary literature and media. When he is not studying or working in the RWC, he enjoys reading and spending time with friends.


ALBERTO

Alberto is a Master's student studying Rhetoric and Composition. His research focuses on converging systems of psychology with rhetorical analysis in order to better understand the role of ethos in personal development and pedagogy. In his free time he enjoys cooking/sharing large meals, listening to people speak, and playing video games to the backdrop of Math Rock.


AMANDA

Amanda (she/her) is a first year MA student in the Literature, Media, and Culture program. Her research interests include film studies, women's studies, and any combination of the two. In her free time, she likes to watch TV and movies and listen to Mitski with her cat, Mitski.


AMORY

Amory (she/her) is a third-year in the Rhetoric and Composition PhD program and serves as Assistant Director of the Reading Writing Center and Digital Studios. This is her 7th year working in college writing centers and digital studios. Amory's favorite part of the job is learning something new about clients' subject areas—regardless whether they're a first-year or a PhD candidate.


Bianca

Bianca (she/her) is an undergraduate senior studying Communication Media and English (Editing, Writing, and Media). Her skills include editing written work and attempting to make people smile. Her interests and passions involve reading, learning to rollerskate and trying new vegan foods. After graduation she hopes to reside in sunny Miami and find a job in the book publishing industry.


Bridgette

Bridgette is a first-year PhD student in the Rhetoric and Composition program. She received an MA degree in English with a literature specialization from Univ. of West Florida, a BS degree in journalism and a minor in English from Univ. of Florida, and a JD degree from Stetson Univ. College of Law. Bridgette has taught English courses in UWF’s first-year composition (FYC) program, and her research interests include FYC, Writing Across the Curriculum, and digital/visual rhetoric. In her spare time, she enjoys writing poetry and playing the piano.


BELLA

HI! My name is Bella DeLuna and I am a Senior in the English Education Program. I am currently working on my Masters degree along with my Bachelors. 


CEREN

Ceren (she/her) is a first-year MA student in Literature, Media, Culture. She is studying early modern drama with an emphasis on political theory and philosophy. Until this semester, she lived in İstanbul, Turkey, where she received her BA in English Literature and, Philosophy from Boğaziçi University. In her free time, she loves to draw or cook new vegetarian recipes. What excites her most about working in the RWC is witnessing different writing processes.


EMily 

Emily is a Master’s student in the Rhetoric and Composition Program. Emily’s research interests include first year composition, writing in high school classrooms, strategies for teaching multilingual writers (TESOL), and digital and visual rhetoric. In her free time she enjoys spending time at her apartment, cooking new meals, and cuddling with her cat, Kiki.


EMMA

Emma (she/her) is a first year MFA student focusing in Poetry. She is a Cuban who was born in Miami, FL. In her spare time she loves going hiking, playing Stardew Valley, and baking new vegan treats.


E'TONI

E'toni is a fourth year English major at Florida State specializing in Editing, Writing , and Media. Member of FSU's Care program, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc., and the Black Student Union, she is extremely active spending most of her time on campus. When she isn't involving herself in academia or extracurriculars on campus, E'toni enjoys going to the gym, writing poetry, and creating fashionable threads to wear. Upon graduating at the end of this Fall semester, she plans to move to Houston to help instruct English to high school students in underprivileged areas.


GABI

Bio coming soon! 


GEMMA

Gemma (she/her) is a first year Fiction MFA student. She got her undergraduate degree at Columbia University in fiction. In her spare time, she likes to, surprise surprise, read fiction. She also enjoys collecting hobbies.


Hannah

Hannah is a second-year MA in the Rhetoric and Composition Program and serves as the RWC-DS Communications Coordinator. In May 2017, Hannah graduated with a BA in English from Flagler College. After graduation, Hannah worked as an instructor in a writing center for three years before coming to FSU. Her research interests include writing center studies and composition pedagogy. 


Isabella

Isabella is a third year student at FSU majoring in Editing, Writing, Media with a minor in communications. When she is not reading or writing she can be found thrifting or getting a cup of coffee. She is also very invested in social media, especially TikTok. She hopes to learn more about the overall peer tutoring process as well as how she can use these skills in conjunction with her love of writing and social media to help any confused student.


Jackie

Jackie (she/her) is an MFA student of poetry. Some of her favorite things outside of her studies include road trips, cryptids, collecting eclectic novelty coffee mugs, and the filmography of Hayao Miyazaki. She's most comfortable in MLA formatted research essays, literary analyses and reviews, but she has also worked with APA and Chicago-style assignments, resumes, cover letters, presentations, and more.


JERMANNI

Jermanni is majoring in Information, Communication, and Technology. He has a little experience working with Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, and Flash. In his free time, he enjoys playing video games, eating food, and watching a little too much TV.


KARISS

Kariss Grissom is a fourth year Editing, Writing, and Media undergraduate student, minoring in Communications. She has interned with FSU’s literary magazine, The Southeast Review, where she gained experience reviewing and editing submissions. In her spare time, Kariss enjoys knitting, cooking and reading.


KATHLEEN

Kathleen is a second year MA student in the Rhetoric and Composition Program and serves as the Computer Writing Classroom and Digital Symposium Coordinator. Kathleen received her BA in Editing, Writing, and Media from FSU. Kathleen has experience with basic video editing (iMovie), website design (Wix, Weebly, Wordpress), and design platforms (Canva, Genially). Her research interests include convergence culture, archival methodologies, fandom studies, and the rhetorical analysis of television and film. Kathleen enjoys watching The Office and listening to live recordings of The Grateful Dead. 


KEELAN

Bio coming soon!


KELLY

Kelly is a first year Master’s student in the Rhetoric and Composition program. She is a first generation college student from Hialeah, Florida. Her research interests include Classical rhetoric, Spartan & Laconic rhetoric, & multimodal communication. When she is not researching, she is creating sfx makeup looks, reading trending tik tok books, and chilling with her cat, “Sake.”


SAMANTHA

Samantha (she/her) is a first year MA student studying Literture, Media, and Culture. As a Tallahassee native, her love for the nature and the city's inhabitants has kept her close. In her spare time she loves watching Star Wars and reading comic books.


SOPHIA

Sophia is a senior majoring in Editing, Writing, and Media with a minor in Hispanic Marketing Communications. She is a first-generation college student from Miami, Fl of Ecuadorian and Swiss heritage; she also speaks Spanish fluently. Sophia hopes to go on to graduate school and continue her studies on rhetoric. In her spare time, she enjoys cracking jokes with friends, playing video games, sharing snacks with her cat, and spewing fun facts on various topics.


ZULEYHA

Zuleyha (she/her) is a first year MFA student studying poetry. She is originally from Turkey but has lived in Maryland, Virginia, and Kentucky. She obtained her BA in English from University of Maryland. In her free time she enjoys cooking/baking, painting, and reading.

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