Meet Our Writing Tutors

Fall 2013

Writing Tutors
What UNCW students have to say ...
Hope Bordeaux

 

Hope Bordeaux

Professional Writing Consultant

 

Certified Master Writing Tutor

 

- "Hope helped me revise my papers for the Gilman Scholarship to study abroad ... I just wanted to let you know that I was selected as a recipient! Thank you sooo much for your assistance."

 

- "Hope was very delightful. I felt comfortable talking to her and she really helped a lot."

 

- "Very helpful. Session allowed me to view topics differently."

 

- "She was extremely helpful. I feel like I have a good sense of direction with my paper. Great tutor!"

 

- "Hope was a trememndous help ... I wish to thank her for her assistance. She was very encouraging and knowledgeable."

 

- "This helped tons. Thanks!"

Nick Crawford

Nick Crawford

Professional Writing Consultant

 

Certified Writing Tutor

- You really help alot when it coms to brianstorming. Thanks a lot !

 

- Great help with intro, conclusion, other ideas, and sentence structures throughout the paper.

 

- Extremely helpful and very informative on how to go about structring my paper.

 

- Very helpful!

Rachel Schmidt

Rachel Schmidt

Professional Writing Consultant

 

Certified Writing Tutor

- Absolutely fantastic! She was a great help to me with my paper, and will definitely sign up for her again.

 

- She was very helpful and informative. I got many different ideas to make my paper interesting and within the prompt. Thank you so much!

 

- Great to work with, I will keep signing up for her sessions for as long as we are both here.

 

- Love her, she is very helpful.

 

- Very helpful. I was provided with a lot of useful tips for two separate essays :)

Jeff Bruinsma

Jeff Bruinsma

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

English

- Jeffrey was extremely helpful.

 

- Another helpful session at the writing center, I definitely will take the advice and apply it to my paper.

 

- Jeffrey had not experienced APA before, but he and I learned together. He was a great help and worked extremely well with me even though I didn't have most of my paper done.

 

- Encouraging and helpful.

 

- Great tutor!

 

- The writing center was definitely very helpful and I will be coming back!

Kathleen Bure

Kathleen Bure

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

English

- Very helpful. Noticed small details that I would have missed!

 

- Kathleen did a wonderful job in helping me develop my thought processes!

 

- Really great. She did a good job of pointing out specifics that I need to work on. Very encouraging and I will be back!

 

- Extremely helpful tutor!! Very encouraging and creative advice.

 

- I have a more clear understanding on how my paper should be organized.

 

- Thank you so much for you time and really helping me through my work. I know it was a struggle but you helped me more than you can imagine! It was great working with you Kathleen.

Elena Fleggas

Elena Fleggas

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

English

- Helped tremendously with getting my paper in the direction that I wanted it to go. Thank you so much.

 

- Elena was very helpful!

 

- Very productive and a lot of good ideas. She made me feel comfortable.

 

- She's amazing! She's a huge help and was so nice!

 

- Very productive and helpful meeting.

 

- Very good session! Extremely helpful.

Libby Hannon

 

Libby Hannon


Certified
Writing Tutor

English

- Libby was very helpful in assisting me with the organization of my paper and the development of my ideas.

 

- This was the most helpful session I have ever had when writing a paper and I will definitely be returning!

 

- Libby was super helpful and willing to work through any issues you might have with a paper!

 

- She did a great job.

 

- She was very positive and helpful.

Amber Hodge

Amber Hodge

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

English

- Very helpful!!!

 

- It was awesome!!!

 

- It was very awesome and helpful.

 

- Great and very helpful!

Jamie Joyner

Jamie Joyner

 

Certified Master
Writing Tutor

English

- Jamie Joyner is such an amazing help! Thank you!

 

- Jamie was really nice and friendly. She made me feel confident about my paper!

 

- Jamie was extremely helpful!

 

- You are fabulous!

 

- Very helpful in reorganizing my thoughts and going over footnotes and styles professors want.

 

- SHE ROCKS!

Alexis Kapczynski

Alexis Kapczynski

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

English

- It was awesome!

 

- It was fun and productive.

 

- Alexis - you rocked!! Thanks for your help!

 

- Very helpful!

Jack Kelly

Jack Kelly

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

English

- Jack is great. Awesome dude, lots of help! Thanks for the support!

 

- I had a great time and I learned how to lessen or gain more words on my responses in order to make a stronger argument.

 

- Very helpful with structure, and citation help. Also help with adding length and other useful ideas.

 

- He helps me squeeze more description into my paper and narrow down my topic.

 

- Lots of help with citing. Super helpful!

Brittney Knotts

Brittney Knotts

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

English

- The Writing Center is a gift from above. I have no idea how I would get anything done without this. Every school, including primary schools, should have one.

 

- She was very helpful in getting me started with the paper. She allowed me to organize my ideas and break it into small chunks.

 

- Very helpful.

Ryan Lenzmeier

Ryan Lenzmeier

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

History

- Very helpful! I enjoyed my session with Ryan!

 

- So helpful! Really understanding and explained new ideas very well.

 

- Ryan was a cool dude. Very helpful and friendly.

 

- Awesome resource!!!!!!!!

 

- Ryan Rocks (:

Jordan Mallory

 

Jordan Mallory


Certified Master
Writing Tutor

Creative Writing
& Philosophy

- Helped a lot! I feel much better about my paper.

 

- Excellent session! Will definitely be back next week.

 

- Jordan was awesome. I'll be coming back for help from him!

 

- Really helped, got some really good advice.

 

- Was an awesome, helpful appointment.

Jenna McCarthy

Jenna McCarthy

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

English

- Jenna was very helpful!

 

- She was helpful and able to clarify some things for me. Thanks

 

- A Great help ...thanks!

Catey Miller

Catey Miller

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

Creative Writing

- "I learned so much out of this session! Thank you for sharing your knowledge! It was great! See you soon."

 

- "She was really helpful and very nice!"

 

- "She was extremely helpful and worked with me on my citations. Thank you!"

 

- "Really great help and advice!"

 

- "She's extremely helpful!"

Gabe Moseley

Gabe Moseley

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

Creative Writing

- It was very helpful to go over my paper with my tutor. He gave me good points to focus on for my re-write.

 

- Helped me out tremendously. Appreciated Mr.Gabe taking an hour out of his day to work with me. Will be back for future papers.

 

- Very helpful, helped organize my paper. Prompted me to make connections and decisions on my own without telling me what I should do.

 

- Tutor was very informative and helpful. He made sure that all of my questions were answered.

 

- Solid visit.

Brenda Nelson

 

Brenda Nelson


Certified
Writing Tutor

History

- Brenda was extremely helpful today. I will definitely come back for help on my future papers.

 

- Brenda was very helpful with my paper I feel much better about my revision!

 

- Great tutor! Helped me a lot and gave me good constructive critisism.

 

- Brenda was very helpful and I think my paper will be much better after talking with her.

 

- Brenda was very helpful! She thoroughly read my paper and gave me honest feedback.

Gabby Pantalena

Gabby Pantalena

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

English & Creative Writing

- Gabby was very helpful. I'm very grateful for having a place like the writing center on campus.

 

- Gabby was really helpful brainstorming topics for my argumentative research paper and helping me find research articles to support my thesis. I will definitely make appointments with Gabby for future papers!

 

- Very helpful! I was confused about my paper coming into the writing center and now I know how to do my paper perfectly!

 

- Gabby was great! She made me feel comfortable. I will definitely book an appointment with her again if I have another writing assignment.

Chris Pendergast

Chris Pendergast

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

Creative Writing & English

- Chris was very helpful and taught me a lot about personal statements. Now I do not feel as clueless!

 

- Chris is awesome and very helpful every time.

 

- Chris helped to implement ethical theories into my paper and helped with citations.

 

- I really enjoyed meeting with Chris and received many helpful tips to improve my paper!

 

- CHRIS IS THE BEST TURTOR EVER!!

 

- Chris was very helpful. I will definitely come back to see him for my future papers.

Jerald Pinson

Jerald Pinson

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

Biology

- Really helpful in organizing thoughts.

 

- Thank you! This visit has helped me a lot.

 

- I have been able to expand my ideas with the essay and I have gotten a well-developed topic.

 

- It was great for me to come here. I got a lot of good advice from a guy named Jerald.

 

- Extremely kind and helpful. THANK YOU!

Ryanne Probst

Ryanne Probst

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

Creative Writing

- Super helpful!

 

- Great help.

 

- Thanks for the help!

 

- Fun!

Melina Reed

Melina Reed

 

Certified Writing Tutor

English

- Melina was very sweet and helpful, makes me want to come back for all my papers.

 

- She was super awesome and was really helpful!

 

- She was awesome! I was able to really get a grip of what I needed to do for my essay.

 

- This was very helpful.

 

- Awesome - loved Melina! 12 box steps really works!!!

Sara Sweeney

 

Sara Sweeney


Certified Master
Writing Tutor

English
& Philosophy

- She was great & helped me a great deal!

 

- This session was very helpful, and I learned a lot from it.

 

- This was very helpful and I plan on using the writing lab again in the future.

 

- Sara was very helpful.

 

- Best experience ever!! She was so helpful and understand! Fantastic experience.

 

- This was super helpful and it definitely helped me to not be so stressed out and to think through all of the points.

Mekiya Walters

Mekiya Walters

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

Creative Writing & Psychology

- Very helpful!

 

- He was awesome!

 

- Thank you for your assistance.

 

- The tutor was a great help. He answered all my questions.

Lori Wilson

Lori Wilson

 

Certified
Writing Tutor

Creative Writing & Journalism

- Lori is wonderful at helping me stay focused and has helped me become a more confidant writer!

 

- Coming here was a huge help. I still have work to do on it, but I have more faith in my paper now.

 

- Lori was very kind & helpful! She rocks!

 

- Super helpful! Learned a great brainstorming technique.

 

- Lori knows her stuff. THANKS!

 

- FUN!

 


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