Education

May 2011 M.A. English Studies Illinois State University Normal, IL

Completed Teaching Assistantship in the ISU Writing Program

GPA (As of the end of Fall 2010): 3.92

Fall 2010:
ENG 495 Ecocriticism
ENG 496 Theory & Research in Rhetoric & Composition Studies: Contested Authorship
ENG 345 TESOL Methods and Materials
Summer 2010:
ENG 341 Introduction to Descriptive Linguistics
Spring 2010:
ENG 347.03 Advanced Creative Writing: Creative Nonfiction
ENG 351 Hypertext
ENG 395 Problems in the Teaching of English
Fall 2009:
ENG 391 Survey of Classical Rhetoric
ENG 401 Introduction to Graduate Study
ENG 402 Teaching Composition
Spring 2009:
ENG 336 The American Novel
ENG 471 Critical Theories in Children’s Literature Roberta Trites 3.0 A

May 2008 B.A. English Studies, Major. French, Minor. Illinois State University Normal, IL

GPA: 3.89, Honors Student, Magna Cum Laude

Spring 2008:
ENG 283 Rhetorical Theory and Applications
ENG 285 Drama
ENG 300 Senior Seminar
IDS 395.02 Honors Thesis: English
Fall 2007:
ENG 219 Contemporary British Literature
ENG 260 History of Literature By Women
ENG 386 The Eighteenth-Century English Novel
LAN 385.12 Selected Topics in French Literature
Summer 2007:
ENG 384 Introduction to Cultural Theory
IDS 203.05 Nations and Narration Amali: Africa
Spring 2007:
IDS 220.01 British Lit Survey
IDS 220.02 British Romanticism
IDS 220.03 Victorian Literature
IDS 220.04 Creative Writing
Fall 2006:
ENG 216 British Literature of the Eighteenth Century
ENG 231 American Literature 1607 to 1830
ENG 245 Semantics
LAN 214.12 Advanced French Conversation and Contemporary Culture
Summer 2006:
ENG 289.23 Introduction to Professional Publishing
Spring 2006:
ENG 286 Prose
LAN 213.12 Advanced Techniques in Written French
PHY 207 Energy and Society
POL 140 Introduction to the Politics of Africa,Asia, & Latin America
MUS 181.03 University Band
THE 275.02 World Arts: Film

Fall 2005:
ENG 100 Introduction to English Studies

WGS 120 Women, Gender and Society
LAN 116.12 Second-Year French (Part II)
POL 106 United States Government and Civic Practices
FCS 112 American Family: Change & Diversity
MUS 181.03 University Band
Spring 2005:
CHE 102 Chemistry and Society
LAN 115.12 Second-Year French (Part I)
COM 110 Language and Communication
MAT 120 Finite Mathematics
MUS 181.03 University Band
Fall 2004:
ENG 101 Language and Composition I
LAN 112.12 First-Year French (Part II)
PHY 102 Atoms to Galaxies
MUS 181.03 University Band
IDS 100 Foundations of Inquiry
IDS 102.17 Freshmen Honors Seminar