People

Writing Center Staff

Writing Center tutors are friendly and knowledgeable undergraduate and graduate students from a range of disciplines and colleges. They have been identified and nominated by faculty as having excellent writing and teaching skills, and they all participate in the Writing Center's rigorous tutor training program.

Look for these tutors on the Writing Center schedule this year! 

Undergraduate Tutors


Dom A

Dominic A.
-What is your choice of shoe?
Crocs
-What dorm do you represent?
Marion Burk Knott Hall

 

 


Ashtin

Ashtin B. 
-What is your favorite spot on campus?
The Grotto
-What is the title of your favorite piece you've written?
"Promiscuity, Deception, and Lamentation: The Advancement of Women's Rights and Democracy in Ancient Greek Tragedies"

 

 


Courtney

Courtney B.
-What's your hometown?
New York City
-What do you like to write?
News writing, analytical writing

 

 


Jackie

Jackie B. 
-What is the title of your favorite piece you've written?
If I Could Fly 
(a book I wrote in second grade)
-What dorm do you represent?
Cavanaugh Hall

 

 


Jeremy C

Jeremy C. 
-What is your choice of shoe?
Onitsuka Tigers
-What was your high school yearbook senior quote?
None. But I think my picture was me eating a sandwich.

 

 


Devin

Devin D.
-What is your hometown?
Bowling Green, Kentucky
-What is your favorite study spot on campus?
Old College

 

 


Pedro

Pedro D.
-What is your favorite dessert?
Revenge
-What do you like to read?
Enlightenment period writings

 

 


Victoria E

Victoria E.
-What would be the title of your life story thus far?
Saudade
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Atahualpa

 

 


Alice

Alice F.
-What do you like to read?
Mystery novels
-What is your favorite dessert?
Cake Batter ice cream

 

 


Ruying

Ruying G.
-Who is your least favorite fictional character?
Cinderella's step-mother
-What is your favorite study spot on campus?
My room

 

 


Maddie G

Maddie G.
-What dorm do you represent?
Lewis Hall
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Nala from The Lion King

 

 


Evelyn H

Evelyn H.
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Abraham Lincoln
-What would be the title of your life story thus far?
Happy-Go-Lucky

 

 


Evan H.
-What is your favorite spot on campus?
The Knights of Columbus building
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Bilbo Baggins


Anne

Anne J.
-What is your favorite dessert?
Beignets from Chicory Cafe
-What are three adjectives that describe you?
Creative, emphathetic, energetic

 

 


Godsee

Godsee J.
-What are three adjectives that describe you?
Funny, reliable, involved
-What do you like to read?
Memoirs, fantasy, historical non-fiction

 

 


Roge K

Roge K.
-What would be the title of your life story thus far?
"Who Framed Roge Rabbit"
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Albus Dumbledore

 

 


Hana K

Hana K.
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Lucy Pevensie from The Chronicles of Narnia
-What is your favorite spot on campus?

God Quad at night

 

 


Jenna K

Jenna K.
-What would be the title of your life story thus far?
An Uncertainty Principle
-What is your favorite spot on campus?
Lafun, in one of those chairs near the TVs with attached swivel desks

 

 


Nathan

Nathan K.
-What is the title of your favorite piece you've written?
"The Triumph of Sancho Panza and the Fall of Don Quixote"
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Bran from Game of Thrones

 

 


Soonyoung

Soonyoung L.
-What is your choice of shoe?
Running shoes
-What is the title of your favorite piece you've written?
"Factors Behind the Fall of Appropriate Technology and Possible Means of Resurgence in Comparison to Relevant Movements and Philosophies"

 

 


Amelia

Amelia L.
-What would be the title of your life story thus far?
TBG: My Rise from the Lafortune Basement
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Jorge Luis Borges

 

 


Andre M

Andre M.
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Paul from the New Testament
-What was your high school yearbook senior quote?
"Life is like topography, Hobbes. There are summits of happiness and success, flat stretches of boring routine, and valleys of frustration and failure." -Bill Watterson

 

 


Laura Or Kathy

Kathy M.
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Wendy from Peter Pan
-What is your choice of shoe?
I feel obliged to say Crocs, but really Vans.

 

 


Courtney M.
-What is your favorite spot on campus?
The window seat between the second and third floors of O'Shag in the northern middle stairwell
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Hermione Granger or Santiago from The Alchemist


Caitlin O.
-What is your favorite dessert?
Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting
-Who is your least favorite fictional character?
Hermione Granger


Rylie O.
-What is your favorite study spot on campus?
ACE building
-Would you rather fight a hundred duck-sized horses or one horse-sized duck?
A hundred duck-sized horses, obviously.


Gargi P Better

Gargi P.
-What is your favorite spot on campus?
Duck Island
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Spongebob Squarepants

 

 


Katie S

Katie S.
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Julia Child, so its the best lunch ever
-What is your favorite spot on campus?
Anywhere with big windows, flooded with sun

 

 


Geralyn

Geralyn S. 
-What is your choice of shoe?
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Boots. All the boots. Any boots.
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Kim Possible

 

 


Kelly

Kelly S.
-What is your favorite spot on campus?
That little triangle behind the Basilica, to the side of the Grotto, in front of Brownson Hall
-Where are you this year?
Studying abroad at Oxford!

 

 


Daniel

Daniel S.
-What do you like to read?
Fantasy novels
-What is your favorite dessert?
Tiramisu

 

 


Faith

Faith T.
-What is your hometown?
Findlay, OH
Who is your least favorite fictional character?
Hermione Granger

 

 


Kylie

Kylie V.
-What do you like to write?
Argumentative essays, personal poetry
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

 

 


Zoe W. 
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Nina Simone
-Who is your least favorite fictional character?
Daisy Buchanan


Kelly

Kelly W.
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Dr. Sun Yat-sen
-What was your high school yearbook senior quote?
"Engage."

 

 


Joey W.
-Who is your least favorite fictional character?
Teenage Anakin Skywalker
-What are three adjectives that describe you?
Fun, friendly, and obnoxiously positive


Thomas

Thomas W.
-What do you like to read?
Oscar Wilde, Plato, Homer
-Who is your least favorite fictional character?
Jon Snow

 

 


Mairead W.
-What dorm do you represent?
Badin Hall
-What is the title of your favorite piece you've written?
"Misconceptions about Misses' Conceptions"


Logan W

Logan W.
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Either Jimmy Neutron or the Green Lantern
-What would be the title of your life story thus far?
Falling Up

 

 


Natalia Yf

Natalia YF.
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Elizabeth Bennett from Pride and Prejudice
-What is the title of your favorite piece you've written?
"Birthday Present"

 

 


Ariana

Ariana Z.
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Both Queen Elizabeths simultaneously
-What do you like to write?
Bad poetry

 

 


Graduate Tutors


Lorraine C

Lorraine C.
-What is your favorite spot on campus?
Moreau Seminary Chapel
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Kara "Starbuck" Thrace from Battlestar Galactica

 

 


Tyler G

Tyler G.
-What would be the title of your life story thus far?
The Boy Who Just Kept Staying in School
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
The mouse from If You Give a Mouse a Cookie

 

 


Abby J

Abby J.
-What is your favorite spot on campus?
The clearing near Carroll where you can see all of campus across St. Mary's Lake
-What is your choice of shoe?
As a Minnesota native, I have to say winter boots

 

 


Eric

Eric L.
-Who is your least favorite fictional character?
Oliver Twist
-What do you like to write?
Haiku poetry
 


Crystal S.
-What was your high school yearbook senior quote?
"The raisins and almonds and figs and apples and oranges and chocolates and sweets were now passed about the table."
-What is your choice of shoe?
Rainbows

 


Arnaud

Arnaud Z.
-
With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Anne Donne, wife of the poet John Donne
-What are three adjectives that describe you?
allusive, elusive, illusive
 

 


Director of the University Writing Center

Mattcap

Matthew Capdevielle, Ph.D.

 

 


 

Assistant Director of the University Writing Center

Crystal Spring, M.Ed.

Locations and Hours

203 Coleman-Morse
Mon—Thur: 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Hesburgh Library Tutoring
Sun—Thurs: 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
*We are closed for all standard
University holidays and breaks.


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