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  • Christabelle Angeles

    Peer Consultant In Training
    Sophomore
    Psychology and Sociology

    After writing countless essays throughout my academic career, I specialize in creating essay outlines and building solid theses. As a psychology and sociology major, I am most comfortable with ASA and APA, but I am also familiar with MLA. I have written a couple of vignettes for the local community and also completed a mini novella, but I'm on a mission to find or create a waffle house.

  • Ashley Cameron

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    Psychology

    My specialties in writing include APA citations, literature reviews, brainstorming ideas and presentations. In my spare time I am either going running or watching cartoons.
  • Lilyan Curtis

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    Anthropology

    I specialize in creative and scientific writing. I understand Chicago Style citation, but I can help with any citation needs. Even though I’m an anthropology major, I love to write short fictional stories. I am currently working on a young adult novel about chairs.

  • Chrissie Cutbirth

    Peer Consultant In Training
    Freshman
    English / Creative Writing

    I specialize in any type of English writing, especially fiction, narrative, creative writing, along with journalistic writing. I am the only freshman tutor, but have prior knowledge of various writing styles and editing experience. So whether it's putting together a short story or finding an angle, I'll be happy to help!

  • Scott DeLoach

    Multiliteracy Specialist
    MA in English, CSU Humboldt)

  • Madison Desmond

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    English/Educ

    I specialize in creative writing, analysis and effective presentation techniques. I am (unfortunately) a donut addict and would love to sit down with you and chat about your paper, presentation and questions about writing.

  • Jackie Espinoza

    Peer Consultant In Training
    Senior
    English, emphasis in Education

    I have worked with MLA and APA citations. I am bilingual and can help with any paper or presentation in Spanish. I recently wrote my first short story in Spanish. If you want any book recommendations, I am your girl.

  • Mia Fernandez

    Peer Consultant

    Senior
    Political Science major/
    Communication minor

    I specialize in APA citations, oral presentations, and persuasive/argumentative writing. I play bass, guitar, and sing in a one-woman punk rock band.

  • Cristal Gamez

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    English/Education

    I specialize in brainstorming, thesis development, and revisions. I also specialize in oral and powerpoint presentations.

    Need help with citations? I specialize in the following: MLA, APA, and Chicago. In my spare time I enjoy writing short stories but I mostly watch Netflix with my dog Linus. I’m a selfie expert.

  • Megan Herskowitz

    Post-Bac Consultant
    Graduated with B.A. in
    English, emphasis in Education

    I have experience in research and academic writing. I'm comfortable in using MLA and APA citation style. I can help with any stage of the writing process, whether it be brainstorming or final drafts. In my spare time, I'm most likely either reading, binge watching a show on Netflix, or at Disneyland.

  • Jaimee Horn

    Peer Consultant
    Junior
    Health Science / Psychology

    As a Health Science and Psychology student, I work primarily with APA in my own classes, but I am happy to help you with any and all citation styles. I love working with prompts and developing ideas from the ground up. I also have experience presenting at research conferences. I spend most of my free time as a musician, avid reader, and designated high-shelf reacher.

  • Jennifer Johnsen

    Peer Consultant In Training
    Sophomore
    English, emphasis in Education

    I love working with any sort of creative writing or long term research projects--at any point in the process. I want to put my heart into helping you with anything that you have put a lot of effort into working on. As an English major I am very comfortable in MLA, but have also had experience in APA and ASA. During my free time, I love listening to and discovering new music.

  • Abigail Michelini

    Assistant Director
    Lecturer, Writing & Multiliteracy Center
    MA in TESOL, Troy University

  • Sohui Lee

    Faculty Director
    Assistant Professor, Writing & Multiliteracy Center
    M.A./Ph.D. English (Boston University)

    Undergraduate essays and writing, research projects, graduate writing, research statements, personal statements, application letters, creative thinking, multimedia arguments, visual design rhetoric, oral presentations, time management. All citation styles.

  • Sheryl (Eddie) Leonard

    Multiliteracy Specialist
    MA in English, CSU Northridge

    Rhetorics, Creative Writing, TESOL, Business Writing, Oral and Visual Presentations, Documentary Films (production, storyboarding, story development), MLA. I was born with curiosity, a creative spirit, and a pen. I thrive on the process of collaborating on written or visual works,. I’m looking forward to hearing your ideas and helping you develop your projects!

  • Shay Liess

    Multiliteracy Specialist
    MA in English, CSU Northridge

    Shay(ne) Liess is a teaching associate at CSU Northridge, currently finishing a MA in English with an emphasis on Creative Writing. Shay specializes in narratives writing, as well as traditional MLA style papers on literature, popular culture, critical theory, and queer/gender studies. As an educator, Shay strives to teach utilizing a combination of traditional texts and contemporary ones like anime and video games.

  • Jochelle Macalma

    Peer Consultant
    (Class of 2020) B.A. in Psychology and B.S. in
    Nursing

    In my previous experiences, I have worked with various writing assignments, research, and project assignments (including capstones). In addition, I have experience working with many citation styles and helping revising final projects and/or writing assignments. The citation styles I am very familiar with are: APA, MLA, and ASA etc. Although I live and breath studying, I enjoy daily walks with my dog and work-out as often as possible.

  • Leah Ostermann

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    Business and ESRM

    I specialize in Business technical writing and Environmental Science and Resource Management papers. I am always happy to help students with Marketing and Management papers as well as ESRM research projects. I am most confident with MLA and APA citation styles. I am very interested in researching and finding out the most effective ways to pitch information to students and grasp people's attention at the beginning of a presentations
  • Vanessa Rodgers

    Peer Consultant
    Senior
    English/Multicultural emphasis

    I specialize in essay structuring in pretty much any discourse. I also provide advice for all forms of communication. I look forward to helping with interesting and/or challenging assignments. I’m happiest when I’m out of doors; I know how to read.

  • Lisa Palencia

    Peer Consultant In Training
    Junior
    Sociology / Health Science, Minor in Psychology

    I specialize in ASA and APa citations, research, and other forms of writing, especially those within the sociological field. Since I have completed capstone for sociology, I can also provide a lot of advice for capstone students, especially sociology capstone students. In my free time, I enjoy watching videos on YouTube and reading posts on Reddit.

  • Lizzie Segovia

    Peer Consultant In Training
    Sophomore
    English, emphasis in Education

    I am experienced in MLA and APA citations, personal narratives, fictional writing, and many other types of creative writing. I am a fairly experienced public speaker and can put together speeches and presentations well. I love to write (and even rap) in my free time, and I love giving presentations on things I"m passionate about!

  • Elizabeth Shabazian

    Peer Consultant In Training
    Junior
    Psychology

    As a pscyhology major, I specialize in brainstorming, research, and revising. The citations I am experienced in are APA and MLA. During my free time, I enjoy reading mystery novels, visiting museums or historical sites, and hanging out with my friends.

  • Jared Sunada

    Peer Consultant In Training
    Sophomore
    English (Creative Writing)

    I specialize in argumentative/persuasive essays, creative writing, and personal narratives. I can also help with brainstorming for topics. In my free time, I like to do literary analysis, specifically novels, comics, and songs. I also like to look into works that aren't necessarily in prose such as cartoons and video games.

  • Elena Trigueros

    Peer Consultant In Training
    Junior
    Communications

    I specialize in oral presentations and creative writing; APA citation. I am dyslexic and work very hard to be a great writer.

  • STUDENT ASSISTANTS

  • Julia Perez

    Student Assistant
    Senior
    Studio Art with emphasis in Graphic/Motion Design

    Aspiring art director for things music related as well as staying connected to the music industry through online music platforms.

    I love cats, pico de gallo, and watching scary movies.

  • Sara Ruiz

    Student Assistant
    Sophomore
    Political Science

    I am a big fan of adding humor to academic essays. I love theatre. You can catch me in this fall's production at CI!

  • Kiana Sailor

    Student Assistant
    Senior
    Biology

    My academic interest is the study of the structure and function of the human body.
    reland is a place I've always waited to visit (experience) because of the greenery that covers the islands's beautiful coast.
    I love the outdoors, meeting new people, and watching romantic comedies.
  • Jocelyne Serrano

    Student Assistant
    Senior
    Psychology & Political Science Major

    When I'm not working or in classes, you would probably find me paoining, cooking, or hanging out with my friends.

  • Deisy Santana

    Student Assistant

    Senior

    Chicano Studies

    My academic interest is in Chicano Studies. When I’m not in school or work at Writing and Multiliteracy Center, you can most likely find me enjoying the outdoors and going on difficult hikes with scenic views.

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  • Kirsten Sanchez

    Student Assistant

    If you don’t find me at the front desk, I’m probably hiking, shopping, or at Disneyland. I enjoy interacting with new people, so don’t be shy to stop by and say hi. I am excited to be a part of the team here at the Writing and Multiliteracy Center!
  • Avery Peavy

    Student Assistant
    Senior
    Biochemistry

    I am an aspiring medical student interested in changing lives by providing healthy alternatives to the more destructive foods we eat. I want to help those who cannot help themselves while providing care for everyone I come across. I also yearn to study more about our environment so that I can do my part in reducing environmental damage. I love God!