Writing Tutors

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Andy C.

Pronouns: he/him/his
MBA student
Goals: Run a half-marathon in November, help build more engaged local communities, grow my YouTube channel to rival a full-time income, perform abroad with my ocarina ensemble
Special Interests: Playing ocarina, making YouTube videos, language learning, gaming, singing, reading, and making fun caffeinated beverages

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Adriana P.

Completed certificate training for working with graduate-level writers

Pronouns: she/her/hers
BA student in Forensic Science with a concentration in Biology
Goals: Work in the CSI or FBI fields, open my own dog shelter, and design my own home
Special Interests: Anything to do with dogs, traveling, reading, going on walks, listening to music, and trying new restaurants

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Annie J.

Pronouns: she/her/hers
Master’s of Library and Information Science (MLIS) student
Goals: Become an academic librarian, have my writing published, learn how to play guitar, improve my yoga practice, and help others in their pursuit of knowledge
Special Interests: Reading literary journalism and biographies, going to concerts, watching movies, going to the beach, and swimming in the ocean

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Arianna P.

Completed certificate training for working with graduate-level writers

Pronouns: she/her/hers and they/them/theirs
BA student in English with a concentration in Creative Writing
Goals: Start a fashion business; become fluent in Spanish, Japanese, or Korean; visit at least three countries; and finish extensive anime recommendation list
Special Interests: Engaging in social activism, watching/reading anime and manga, writing, watching comfort shows, singing, and dancing

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Imaan S.

Completed certificate training for working with graduate-level writers

Pronouns: she/her/hers
BA student in Psychology
Goals: Master the art of sushi, not be afraid of spiders or driving, cook things that involve heat, improve my tennis game, become a master in my field, and educate others
Special Interests: Taking photographs, playing video games, painting nails, eating savory snacks, accidentally owning all pink items, and playing PVZ and Clash of Clans over the summer

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Isaac I.

Completed certificate training for working with graduate-level writers

Pronouns: he/him/his
BA student in Psychology
Goals: Publish a comic, learn to tattoo, and finally read all the books on my shelf
Special Interests: Reading, napping, looking at art, being with friends, and perfecting my stew recipe

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Jamet WC.

Completed certificate training for working with graduate-level writers

Pronouns: she/her/hers
Master’s of Library Science (MLIS) student
Goals: Create an online interactive tutorial series that teaches library patrons fundamental computer skills; further library outreach services to disenfranchised and neglected demographics through direct community engagement and inquiry
Special Interests: Cooking, playing piano, taking photographs, taking road trips, and reading indie comics

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Karen L.

Completed certificate training for working with graduate-level writers

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MA student in English and TESOL
Goals: Teach, write books, and crochet a sweater
Special Interests: Reading, writing, rock climbing, and learning to crochet

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Kristina T.

Completed certificate training for working with graduate-level writers

Pronouns: she/her/hers
BFA student in Animation/Illustration
Goals: Work as an in-house artist, live and work abroad, paint more furniture, write a collection of short stories, and own a DDR machine
Special Interests: Hiking, playing guitar, rock climbing, cooking way too much food, and collecting Rilakkuma merchandise

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Lana LF.

Completed certificate training for working with graduate-level writers

Pronouns: she/her/hers
MFA student in Creative Writing (Fiction)
Goals: Publish fiction series, pet all the dogs, publish more poems, and feed coffee addiction
Special Interests: Dancing, exercising, practicing Byzantine chanting, going on walks with my dog Bella, and watching the 49ers

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Rachel D.

Pronouns: she/her/hers
MA student in Geography
Goals: Publish a novel, expose my pictures in a gallery, hold a handstand, and restore my grandparents’ home in Madeira.
Special Interests: Dancing, taking care of my puppy, developing my analog pictures, learning new languages, and making BIG puzzles.

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Samuel M.

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MFA in Creative Writing; Primary in fiction, secondary in screenwriting
Goals: Publish my novels, become an English professor, travel the world, become fluent in Latin, get another cat, and finish my screenplay ideas.
Special Interests: The Sacramento Kings, drawing/painting, experimental writing, playing with my cat, baking, and playing video games with my friends and sister.

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Sanchita S.

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BA student in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing
Goals: Become a successful, published author and travel the world
Special Interests: Reading, writing, singing, trying new food, and video editing

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Shana RS.

Pronouns: she/her/hers
MFA student in Creative Writing (Fiction)
Goals: Complete and polish all my draft novels, build up my portfolio of interactive stories, and teach others to express themselves as beautifully as possible
Special Interests: Playing computer games, reading and writing fiction of all genres, and petting every animal that approaches me (yes, every animal--even the squirrels)

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Sonalika R.

Completed certificate training for working with graduate-level writers

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MS student in Nutrition Science
Goals: Create an informative video series on budget-friendly healthy cooking, raise awareness about autoimmune diseases, and advocate for increased research into the connection between food and autoimmune diseases
Special Interests: Exploring diverse cuisines, cherishing cuddle moments with my six-month old, and experimenting with and developing new recipes

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Tyler B.

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BS student in Business with a concentration in Finance
Goals: Publish a second novel, participate in an acapella group, marry my girlfriend
Special Interests: Cooking, singing, watching and playing football, Filipino dancing, and playing video games

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Vienna A.

Pronouns: she/her/hers
BA student in English with a concentration in Professional and Technical Writing
Goals: Pursue a career in writing, get published in a professional magazine, travel Europe, and learn how to cook a full-course meal
Special Interests: Listening to music, playing team sports, reading, and watching baking shows and The Amazing Race