College writing website that I created.
M.F.A., Fiction, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, April 2004
B.A. Humanities, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA, May 1992
"Little Terrorists." The Louisville Review. Spalding Univeristy. Fall, 2007.
"Lightning." Cooweescoowee. Claremore, OK: Rogers State University. Fall, 2005
"Clearing the Snow." Redivider. Boston: Emerson College. December, 2004
"Building Blocks, Legos, and Lincoln Logs: Helping Composition Students with Organization." Teaching English in the Two-Year College. NCTE, September, 2004
"Scratches." The MacGuffin. MI: Schoolcraft College, June 2004
"Swimming After Midnight." Small Spiral Notebook. New York: Felicia Sullivan, January 2003
Detroit." Small Spiral Notebook. New York: Felicia Sullivan, February 2002
English Intructor & Tutor, Crieghton University, Omaha, NE, 2006-present.
World Literature I, Intro. to Composition, Writing Center Tutor
English Instructor, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, 2004-2005. Thought & Writing.
English Instructor, Kellogg Community College, Battle Creek, MI, 2004.
Instructor, Upward Bound Program, Kellogg Community College, Battle Creek, MI, 2004 & 2005. Literature/Composition II & IV
Teaching Assistantship, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, August 2002 to April 2004.
CONFERENCE AND SEMINAR PRESENTATIONS
"Little Terrorists", Michigan College English Association. Michigan State University, September, 2005
"Using Urban Legends to Teach Creative Writing", Association of Writers & Writing Programs. Chicago, March 2004
"Evaluating Teacher Responses to Student Writing", Seminar for new teaching assistants in composition. Western Michigan University, August 2003
"The Fall of Classical Rhetoric in the Late Nineteenth Century", Conference on College Composition and Communication. New York City, March 2003