Thursday, September 10, 2015

The Writing Center will be OPEN on September 14th, 15th, and 23rd

While there are no classes held on September 14th, 15th, and 23rd due to the Jewish New Year, the Writing Center will be OPEN on those days to serve those not celebrating the holidays.

Happy New Year!

Friday, September 4, 2015

Please Welcome Dr. Andrea Rosso-Efthymiou, the Writing Center's new Co-Director, and Dr. Marilyn Buono, the Writing Center's new Assistant Director!

The Writing Center is excited to welcome our two great new staff members!

Dr. Andrea Rosso-Efthymiou

Dr. Andrea Rosso-Efthymiou earned her Ph.D. in English--Rhetoric & Composition from CUNY Graduate Center in the spring of 2015.  For many years, she served as the associate director of the Beren Writing Center at Stern College for Women--Yeshiva University.  Her dissertation is entitled "Voices From on High: Rhetorical Education in a Jewish Women's Writing Center." Dr. Rosso-Efthymiou joins us as our co-director.

Dr. Marilyn Buono
Dr. Marilyn Buono earned her Ph.D. in Literacy Studies from Hofstra University in December of 2014.  Her dissertation is entitled "Multimodality and Marginalized Millenials: The Aesthetic Design and Transduction of College Writing in a 21st Century 'Underprepared' Medial Landscape."  Dr. Buono has been a faculty member and administrator at Hofstra for many years.  Most recently, she served as the assistant director of administration/writing co-ordinator for Hofstra's School for University Studies.  Dr. Buono joins us as our assistant director.