Education: BA in English and Psychology, Wake Forest University
Professional Experience: Tutor at Wake Forest University Writing Center
Research Interests: Writing Center Pedagogy, ELL Peer Tutoring, Writing Program Administration, Sociolinguistics, Rhetorical Grammar
Personal Interests: Hanging (well, napping) with my spoiled dog, Face-timing my family, debating on whether or not to work out, cooking everything in my Instant Pot
Amanda is a fourth-year PhD Candidate in Rhetoric and Competition. After finishing her master's in literature, she spent 2 years teaching English in Japan. When she isn't working on her dissertation about social media in writing centers, she is probably knitting or drinking tea while sitting with her cat.
Amanda is a PhD student in Rhetoric and composition with research interests in Writing Center Administration, WPA work, and Multilingual writing. When she is not on campus Amanda can be found taking pictures of her adorable cat Boo.
Dylan Candelora is a first year MA student in the Rhetoric and Composition program at FSU. Dylan received his BA in English with a concentration in writing from Southeastern Oklahoma State University, and his current research interests include multiculturalism, marginalization, intersectionality, and metacognition. During his down time, Dylan finds himself traveling to a variety of places and learning about their cultures, taking outdoor walks while immersed in his favorite music, or relaxing at his home with some video games or movies.
Jessica is a first year Master's student in the Literature, Media and Culture Program. Jessica completed her Bachelor's at Florida State University, with a major in English Literature and a minor in Film Studies.
Hi! I'm Julia and I am in my fourth year here at Florida State. I am majoring in Editing, Writing, and Media and minoring in Media/Communication Studies. In my free time, I enjoy hanging out with my family, friends, and, dogs.
Maisha Hossain is a first-year PhD student of Creative Writing. Her interests are non-fiction memoir writing and postcolonial literature. She has completed her MA in Creative Writing from Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland. She enjoys books, conversations, coffee and everything else that has sugar in it.
Tanner Barnes is a First-Year MFA student studying Poetry. Tanner received his bachelors from Florida State University this past spring. He enjoys reading and writing poetry and can be seen at random coffee shops across Tallahassee.
Tiffany is a first year student in the M.F.A. creative writing program, with a special emphasis on memoir. After years of juggling work and school, Tiffany finally graduated from the University of Kentucky with a B.A. in Writing, Rhetoric, & Digital studies. Having spent most of her college years as a non-traditional student, Tiffany is particularly empathetic to those who are pursuing an education while striving to maintain a balance between work, school, and family life.
Victoria is a Senior undergraduate student double-majoring in Biology and Editing, Writing, and Media. She received her AA from Tallahassee Community College. She enjoys volunteering at her local library, reading, and spending time with her family. She intends to go to medical school after graduating.
Hi, I'm Will! I completed my bachelors here at Florida State in 2017, and despite their best judgement, the English Department has taken me back. I'm currently pursuing an MFA in Poetry, but before returning back to FSU I worked in the timber industry and as a high school teacher. I look forward to meeting you.