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Writers' Studio
Writers' Studio

Studio Staff

Fall 2019 & Spring 2020 Writers' Studio Staff

Our tutors are experienced writers who are here to help you with your writing needs. All of our staff are students who have received special training on how to be a peer tutor. Not all of our tutors are English majors. Some come from such diverse majors as dance, business, science, psychology, and more! See who they are for yourself, in their own words:

  • Sarah Ault, Third Year, Theatre major, Creative Writing minor: 87% that yeah. Pretends to be other people for a living. Cat enthusiast. Goal digger. Seeking the heights.

  • Aisha Bah, Third Year, Philosophy & Strategic Communication major: Small person alert. Bangs. Has a talent for telling 3 minute stories in 45 minutes. Tokyo Drift. Always hashtag stressed. Studying abroad Fall 2019!

  • Zoya Barker, Fourth Year, Peace & Conflict Studies & Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies major, Political Science minor: Chai Tea Enthusiast. Strongly relates to Nick Miller. Flair Pens. Golden Retriever Mom. Salt Lamps. 

  • Ben Brown, Third Year, Psychology major & Political Science minor: Level 20 procrastinator. Professional amateur adventurer. Horror film aficionado. Combat sport enthusiast. Downtown Battle Mountain II. 

  • Roua Daas, Third Year, Psychology & Political Science & French major: Social!! Free Palestine. Psych & Politics. Coffee Lover. Climbing!!

  • Joshua Doering, Fourth Year, Sports Media major, History minor: Sports junkie. Journalist by training. Usually reading or writing. American history enthusiast. Collegian digital managing editor. 

  • Carli Domingos, Third Year, English major & Anthropology minor: Runs on Cold Brew Coffee. Spreads kindness. Resident of Platform 9 3/4. Probably listening to Mayer. Lover of literature.

  • Corinne Ebner, Third Year, Organizational Communication major, English Public & Professional Writing minor: Things I think go well together: Tea and Shakespeare; Doc Martens and sunflowers; Dungeons and Dragons; rainbows and black cats; long car trips and Bastille. 

  • Ben Gross, Fourth Year, Physics major & Philosophy minor: Converstation starter. Lover and player of music. Hopes to fix some of the world's issues. Quiet (until he's not). Believer in the power of the pen. 

  • Drew Hauber: Second Year, Critical Communication & Media Studies major, Music Industry Studies minor: Notably tall. Probably off-campus rock climbing. Baltimore, Maryland. Music Enthusiast. Red Bull Connoisseur. 

  • Marissa Klingler: Third Year, Arts Administration major, English minor: Artist. Travel enthusiast. Iced coffee admirer. Lover of animals. the sight of the stars makes me dream

  • Nick Lombardo, Fourth Year, Finance & Spanish major: Caffeinated water drinker. Amateur bocce player. Held my breath for 20 seconds once. 

  • Steven Miner, Third Year, English Secondary Education major: Quality free-throw shooter. Grammar enthusiast. Can walk up Jordan's stairs with a full mug of coffee. Power napper. Aspiring retiree.

  • Kacey Mullens

  • Sarah Murray, Third Year, English Public & Professional Writing major, Strategic Communication minor: Cat Person. Marvel Fan. Tea over Coffee. Professionally Overthinks. Prefers Camping to Anything. 

  • Cassidy Niewiadomski, Fourth Year, Biology major: Biologist in training. Always at Starbs. New day, new playlist. Quality over quantity. Aspiring to live the lake life. 

  • Hannah Salsbery, Second Year, English & Spanish major: Anything and everything Bachelor related. Dogs <3. Spanish music. La Piedad. 

  • David Sexton, Fourth Year, Political Science & Human Communication & Organizational Leadership major: Diverse taste in hot beverages. Home cook in perpetual training. Analytical. Let me help you organize your paper!

  • Meghan Singer: Studying abroad Fall 2019!

  • Abby Sisson, Third Year, International Business & Finance & Spanish major: The one wearing a sweatshirt when it's 90 degrees outside. Language enthusiast. Puppies. Traveling. Pure vida.

  • Genavieve Smith, Third Year, Political Science major, Critical Communications & Media Studies minor: Chronically indecisive. Tea enthusiast. Night owl. Professional overthinker. American Horror Story. Studying abroad Fall 2019!

  • Rachel Spodek, Fourth Year, Music & Political Science major: Opera singer in training. Talk radio enthusiast. Dog and cat mom. Big fan of a good spreadsheet. 

  • Hannah Grace Stroup, Third Year, Middle/Secondary Education & English Lit major, Classical Studies minor: Diet Coke/Pepsi. mythology enthusiast. patient and silly. forever writing a novel. rainy day reading.

  • Jamie Tarman, Second Year, Arts Administration major: caffeine addict. artsy. wannabe hippie. rewatching Gossip Girl an eighth time. Taco Bell enthusiast. 

  • Cece Worley, Third Year, English Creative Writing major & Neuroscience minor: ambivert. dancer. loves bad weather. believes in aliens, ghosts, and assorted cryptids. probably overthinking something. 

  • Helen Zorn, Third Year, Arts Administration major & Marketing minor: Big Yikes. Anti hot coffee. Huge arts girl. Don't offer me gum unless it's Orbit Sweet Mint. 

Graduate Assistant​

  • Eric Ellis, MFA Poetry: poet. resilient. radical empath. colorless green ideas sleep furiously. survivor. 

Director of Peer Tutoring

  • Sunny Hawkins, BA English (Creative Writing), MA English (Medieval & Renaissance Literature), PhD English (Rhetoric & Composition): Dr. Sunny. Hufflepuff. Not all who wander are lost. Barefoot and happy. Keep calm and put a pug on it.​