Writing Tutors

 

Kendra Arceneaux

Kendra Arceneaux

  • MA student in TESOL
  • Goals: Become a university professor abroad, learn business Japanese, earn a Ph.D, and adopt a dog
  • Special Interests: Singing at karaoke, traveling abroad, plane spotting, and reading self-improvement books

Jack Brady

Jack Brady

  • BA student in English, Creative Writing
  • Embedded online tutor for graduate students in the iSchool (spring 2019)
  • Goals: Learn Spanish, learn to play the piano, breed and own snakes, write a series of short stories and/or write and illustrate a graphic novel
  • Special Interests: Writing, drawing, running, playing and caring for my pet kingsnake, playing party and arcade games on Steam, designing card game knock-offs, trying different kinds of candy (except chocolate), and reliving childhood on the beach

Christina Cantero

Christina Cantero

  • MA student in TESOL

  • Goals: Become a professor of English in a university, move to Colorado, learn to play the bass guitar well enough to play a Primus song, improve painting skills, backpack Europe, learn how to Tango, obtain abs, and own five big dogs and two fluffy cows

  • Special Interests: Singing jazz, playing ukulele and bass, reading, online streaming, swing-dancing, video-gaming, drawing comics, camping, going to concerts, and not taking anything seriously

Andy Cormier

Andy Cormier 

  • BS Student in Marketing with minors in Japanese and Music
  • Goals: Become fluent in seven languages, perform internationally with band, and spend at least three years living and working in a different country
  • Special Interests: Learning foreign languages (speaks Spanish and Japanese), streaming on Twitch, playing the Ocarina (performs in America's first and only Ocarina septet)

Evin de Leon Sanchez

Evin de Leon Sanchez

  • BM student in Music with a concentration in Composition and BA student in Japanese

  • Goals: Finish the first saga of my comic, release a solo album, create a band that stays together, and make a living doing what I love

  • Special Interests: Composing music, recording music, mixing music, staying up way too late, and playing Super Smash Bros. Melee for the Nintendo GameCube

 

 

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Joseph Hollenkamp

  • BS student in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Ecology and Evolution, minor in Chemistry
  • Goals: Work in a research lab, publish a paper in a scientific journal, describe a new species, and learn how to play the kazoo
  • Special Interests: Camping, playing video games, reading horror novels, and reading random Wikipedia pages 

Megumi Kamikawa

Megumi Kamikawa

  • BA student in English, Creative Writing with a minor in Sociology

  • Goals: Publish a book of poetry, record a studio EP, own anywhere between 2-5 pets, travel to all 7 continents, and live in the Northwest at some point

  • Special Interests: Journaling, songwriting, eating potatoes of any kind, doing nothing with friends, and making puns to annoy said friends

Sarika Kanhere

Sarika Kanhere

  • BA student in English with a Concentration in Professional and Technical Writing, minor in Graphic Design
  • Goals: Go on one road trip every year, learn how to sail, become fluent in Mandarin, intern/work in China, publish a collection of essays, live in Los Angeles, and retire to a cottage in Half Moon Bay 
  • Special Interests: Reading, writing, making digital art, going to the beach, and dogspotting

Ramya Kannan

Ramya Kannan

  • BA student in Psychology
  • Goals: Be fluent in Spanish, visit South Korea and Spain, become a therapist for young children, complete everything on my bucket list before I turn 50, and stay in a grand suite hotel and not have to pay for it
  • Special Interests: Dancing, traveling, attending concerts, fashion and makeup, finding new songs, and baking decadent desserts

Annelisse Kennedy-Lewis

Annelisse Kennedy-Lewis (On Leave, 2019-2020)

  • BA student in Art History with a minor in Physics
  • Goals: Intern at an auction house, work in a museum, and bridge the gap between art and science
  • Special Interests: Camping, reading, photography, music, and researching new things as a means of procrastination

 

Elise Kesler

Elise Kesler

  • BA student in Linguistics
  • Goals: Become fluent in German, study abroad in Europe, watch more movies, and adopt a tortoise 
  • Special Interests: Baking, language learning, sketching and designing characters, and drinking too much good coffee

Melanie Le

Melanie Le

  • BA student in Philosophy
  • Goals: Visit every continent, become fluent in Vietnamese, and live to 100 years old
  • Special Interests: Reading, watching films, going to concerts, sucking at video games, and creating new makeup looks

 

McKenna Miller

McKenna Miller

  • MA student in History
  • Embedded tutor in History 100W (spring 2019)
  • Goals: Master Middle Welsh, live in Scotland, publish a few books and translations, and get a PhD in Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic
  • Special Interests: Reading, knitting, growing pumpkins, and baking cookies   

Lydia Row

Lydia Row

  • BA student in English Education with a minor in Political Science and Concentration in Professional and Technical Writing
  • Goals: Find a career that makes me genuinely happy, be a writer, earn two or more degrees, travel to places unknown, maintain optimism and integrity throughout my journey in life, and work daily to build a foundation for my future beside my family
  • Special Interests: Listening to a spectrum of musical genres, thinking critically about classic literature, watching movies and shows, playing video games, going out and about, and learning new things

Marlene Schultz 

Marlene Schultz 

  • BA student in English with a Concentration in Professional and Technical Writing
  • Goals: Learn Spanish, move to a new city, work as a freelance writer/editor, get married, have seven children, own a small chicken farm, travel to Europe, and become a saint
  • Special interests: Investing hundreds of hours into Overwatch and other video games, listening to all kinds of music, giving hugs to my chickens, singing and chanting in Latin, and babbling about Flannery O'Connor and Fyodor Dostoevsky

 

 

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Alison Silva

  • BA student in Animation with a minor in Film
  • Goals: Work at Pixar, write and design a children's book, and explore New Zealand
  • Special Interests: Designing original characters, cooking/ baking, watching too much YouTube, and spending too much on Starbucks iced white mochas

Thomas Zakharzhevskiy

Thomas Zakharzhevskiy

  • BS student in Computer Science
  • Goals: Finish the video game I’m making, become a better music producer, and meet new people
  • Special Interests: Biking, running, finding new music to listen to, chilling out late with friends, watching/reading anything sci-fi, and staying up until 5:00 a.m.