Anthony is from Las Vegas, Nevada and completed his undergraduate degree here at UNLV. He is now pursuing an M.F.A. in Poetry. He has experience teaching music and is interested in poetry, critical analysis and theory, mythology, and science fiction. Anthony likes to work with all types of papers. He also likes to sing, dance, and tell dry jokes.
Brianne is from Kansas City, MO. She holds an A.A. in Secondary Education, a B.A. in Liberal Arts and is currently studying towards an M.A in English at UNLV. Brianne also has a Culinary Degree. Her reading interests include the Romantics, as well as linguistics. She likes to work with writers on papers related to Literature, Psychology, and creative projects.
Bronwyn is from Jackson, MS. She received her undergraduate degree from Hendrix College where she studied Sociology and Anthropology. She is a current M.F.A. in Creative Writing at UNLV where she also teaches ENG 101. Bronwyn enjoys working on academic and personal essays. A fan of travel, Bronwyn lived in Argentina for 3 years, and also speaks Spanish and Portugese.
Chantelle is from Las Vegas and is currently pursuing a Creative Writing M.F.A. in Fiction. She received a degree in Creative Writing and Literature from Santa Fe University of Art and Design. She has Writing Center, freelance adult ESL, and online children's ESL experience. She appreciates papers that involve word vomit with lots of great ideas wedged in the crevices. Chantelle loves Hawaiian print shirts and giraffes.
Emily is originally from New Orleans, Louisiana. She earned her BA in English from UNLV and MA in Literature from UNLV. Emily is a fan of Medieval Literature, Victorian novels, and most things by J.R.R. Tolkien. She considers herself a “suffering New York Mets fan and an even longer suffering New Orleans Saints fan.” She has worked with animals for the last seven years and has two “annoyingly cute dogs” of her own.
Erin is from Richmond, VA where she completed her B.A. in Theatre at the University of Richmond. She now teaches ENG 101 here at UNLV where she is also pursuing her Creative Writing M.F.A. in Fiction. She also responds to Erinnihilator (her roller derby name).
Flavia was born and raised in Goiânia, Brazil. She has lived in São Paulo, New York City, London, San Francisco and is currently pursuing an MFA in fiction at UNLV. At various points in her life, Flavia has worked as a copywriter, a freelance writer, an editor-at-large, a teaching assistant of creative writing and a translator. She spends most of her time reading. Last year, Flavia had the honor of officiating her brother’s wedding in Brazil, and she thought that was cool.
Gabi is an undergraduate studying Journalism & Media Studies. She moved to Las Vegas from Monument, Colorado, and is loving her college experience so far. She has always had a passion for English, especially grammar and mechanics. She began working at the Writing Center in the Fall of 2016 and has found that she works well with others, and collaborates with writers until a solution is found to suit their concerns. Argumentative essays are her strong suit because she can easily help writers formulate thesis statements. She is outgoing and energetic, and is looking forward to the remainder of her time at UNLV.
Hugo was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada and is currently an undergraduate studying English. His interest in English includes personal narratives, biographies, and music reviews. At the Writing Center, Hugo enjoys working on scholarship essays, personal statements, and brainstorming. Outside of the office, he can be found daydreaming about owning expensive camera gear, singing a bit too loud in his car, and obsessing over his dog named Hudson.
Jo is originally from Pennsylvania. She studied Poetry, Religious Studies, and Studio Art at Hampshire College before coming to UNLV. She is a current M.F.A. student in Creative Writing pursuing poetry. Jo has previously taught Studio Art, edited artist statements, and led art and writing groups in a mental health facility. At the Writing Center, she is interested in helping people with personal statements, creative work, History, Psychology, and other Social Sciences.
Jonathan is from Tupelo, Mississippi and is currently seeking an M.A.in English here at UNLV where he also teaches ENG 101. UNLV is also where he majored and completed his degree in English.