Writing Center Tutors Honored by English Department(1)

Posted on 5/6/2013 9:53:36 AM

Two Writing Center tutors were recognized with awards at the English Department Honors Ceremony on April 28, 2013.

Senior Megan Marshall, English Education major, was honored as a class of 2013 valedictorian. She also received a second place Critical Writing award for her piece “Yeats’ Purgatory as a Connection between the Misery of the Living Dead and the Remorse of the Dead” and a third place Pedagogical Writing award for her “There’s No Place Like Home” Unit Plan.

Sophomore Nick Marsellas, English major, received an Outstanding Second Year English Studies award as well as an honorable mention in the Linda Haldeman Short Fiction Award for his piece, “Acetone.”

Outside of tutoring at the Writing Center, Marshall is currently wrapping up her student teaching and Marsellas is an active member of Sigma Tau Delta, named treasurer for next year.

The Writing Center congratulates our exceptional tutors on receiving these prestigious awards and continuously working hard in every aspect of their lives.