Michael Rymer coordinates the SLU Writing Center. He has worked in writing centers at colleges across New York City, including Yeshiva University and Baruch College, where he served as a curriculum specialist. Michael holds an MFA in Nonfiction Writing from Sarah Lawrence College and a BA in comparative literature from Brown University. He is a former contributor to the Village Voice and the Los Angeles Review of Books.
Chelsea Adewunmi is a doctoral candidate at Princeton University and holds a BA in English from Vassar College and an MA in Performance Studies from NYU/Tisch School of the Arts. She has taught courses in Drama, Twentieth Century Literature, and African American Studies at Rutgers University and Princeton University. Her specialties include professional writing and application essays, close reading and analysis, and creative assignments. She is excited to work with students at all stages of the writing process.
Chloe Asselin is a doctoral candidate in Urban Education at the CUNY Graduate Center. She has taught the US Labor History course at the Murphy Institute for the past two years. Chloe was the managing editor for Theory, Research, and Action in Urban Education, the Urban Education Program’s peer-reviewed online journal. Her research is about social movement teacher unions.
Isaac Jabola-Carolus is the 2018-2019 Writing Across the Curriculum Fellow for the School of Labor and Urban Studies. He is a PhD student in sociology at the CUNY Graduate Center, where he researches labor, social movements, and public policy. Previously an instructor at Lehman College, CUNY, Isaac has taught undergraduate sociology and several writing-intensive courses. He also serves as an executive committee member for the Professional Staff Congress-Graduate Center chapter, which includes the School of Labor and Urban Studies.
Kat Savino is a fiction writer, poet and essayist who holds an MFA from Columbia University. She has also worked at Baruch College, Hebrew Union College, and Columbia University, where she served as assistant director of the Writing Center. Her writing has appeared in publications such as Marie Claire, Narratively, DIAGRAM, and The Los Angeles Review. She was the 2011 recipient of A Room of Her Own’s Orlando Prize in poetry.