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"

 

 


Robert B

Robert B.
-What is your favorite spot on campus?
203 Coleman Morse
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Moses

 

 


Galib

Galib B.
-What is the title of your favorite piece you've written?
"Euthanizing Geese in Mishawaka"
-What dorm do you represent?
Keenan Hall

 

 


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

 

 


Molly B.
-What was your high school yearbook senior quote?
"Live Laugh Love"
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Pocahontas

 

 


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.

 

 


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

 

 


April F

April F. 
-What is your favorite quote?
"I have conquered them all, but now I am standing amongst graves." -Karen Blixen, Out of Africa
-What dorm do you represent?
Lyons Hall

 

 


Rebecca F.
-What is your favorite spot on campus?
The bench in front of CoMo
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Mao Zedong

 

 


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

 

 


Laura G.
-What was your high school yearbook senior quote?
We didn't have senior quotes, but it probably would have been something about dogs or a Fall Out Boy quote.
-What is the title of your favorite piece you've written?
"The Ghost of Me"

 

 


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

 

 


Maya J

Maya J.
-What was your high school yearbook senior quote?
"Love is wanting joy for someone else." -Yours truly
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Sora from the video game Kingdom Hearts

 

 


Lauren J

Lauren J.
-What dorm do you represent?
Ryan Hall
-What fictional character would you most like to be?
Meg from Hercules

 

 


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

 

 


Laura

Laura M.
-What was your high school yearbook senior quote?
"We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid." -Benjamin Franklin
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
James K. Polk

 

 


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

 

 


Gabby M

Gabby M.
-What is the title of your favorite piece you've written?
"Paradise in Peril: Pay Attention to Puerto Rico"
-What dorm do you represent?
Pasquerilla East Hall

 

 


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

 

 


Matthew M

Matthew M.
-What is your choice of shoe?
Rainboots
-What dorm do you represent?
Alumni Hall

 

 


Jenny

Jenny N.
-What is your choice of shoe?
Dr. Kongs
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar

 

 


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 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!

 

 


Aniela

Aniela T.
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
My rowdy ladies at the 1969 "No More Miss America" protest
-What is your choice of shoe?
My super old, falling-to-pieces Converse

 

 


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."

 

 


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"

 

 


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

 

 


Bryan S.
-With what historical figure would you like to lunch?
The anonymous author(s) of the Book of Job
-What was your high school yearbook senior quote?
"You can always count on a murderer for a fancy prose style." -Vladimir Nabokov

 

 


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." -James Joyce
-What is your choice of shoe?
Rainbows

 

 


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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