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ConsultantMajorConsulting Superpower(s)Recommended Read(s)
AishaCivil Engineeringunderstanding different cultures; speaking fluent ArabicThe Winner's Trilogy by Marie Rutkoski
EmilyEnglish/Literature; Pre-NursingEnglish; health science; engineering; research; lit reviews...basically everythingDr. Zhivago by Boris Pasternak
AdamEnglish/Literaturefinding the root of the problem; having a positive attitude; formatting
Teatro Grottesco & Death Poems by Thomas Ligotti
RebekahEnglishtalking about fictionGood Omens by Terry Pratchett
MarkEnglish/Literaturehumor; the use of language such as "oft"Trinity by Leon Uris; Shylock's speech on hatred from Merchant of Venice
MaddieLinguistics; Spanishintros & conclusionsThe Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern or The Other Me by Saskia Sarginson
FriedaEnglish-Writing- Rhetoric & Compositionmaking people feel welcomeThe Blue Sword by Robin McKinley
DarbyEnvironmental Studies & Sustainabilitybeing supportive & friendly!Milk & Honey by Rupi Kaur
TravisGeoscience/Geology"Don't expect perfection from geologist; they all have their faults." I love geology jokes and puns! Annals of the Former World by John McPhee
Courtney
Politcal Sciencesharing candyBetween the World and Me by Ta-Nehesi Coates
MitziEnglish; Gender Studiesfriendly personality; English, gender studies, bilingual writng, scholarship essaysThe Secret History by Donna Tart
LauraBiology w/ Zoology emphasisI am good at saying no when people try and push me. Boom. Essentials of Organic Chemistry
MaxwellTheatretheatre/advanced spanish skillsDamn Good Advice by George Lois
Ally BeaWriting-Rhetoric & Compositionmagnified empathy (basic empathetic feelings x 1000)The Hummingbird's Daughter
SierraSocial Sciences (CJ & Sociology)thinking, being devil's advocate (to help strengthen argument, of course), talking a lotBad Feminist by Roxane Gay; Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehesi Coates; The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
Megan
Graduate Student
MA English, Tech CommChicago style; intros & conclusions"The Best Infographics of 2015"
Madison
Graduate Assistant
MA English, Rhetoric & CompositionORGANIZATIONBad Feminist by Roxane Gay or How to Defeat Your Own Clone (available in the WC)
Ali
Graduate Assistant
MA English, Rhetoric & Compositionpoetry; genre; radical revision; MLA; working with non-traditional students; personal statementsThe Hatred of Poetry by Ben Lerner; Tiny Beautiful Things by Cheryl Strayed; Dear Mister Essay Writer Guy by Dinty Moore
Carmen
Graduate Student
MA English, Literaturemulilingual translator extraordinare -- but I even speak English pretty well -- I can write too The Polish Boxer; Remains of the Day; The Sense of an Ending; When Gods go Begging
Skyler
Graduate Assistant
MA English, Rhetoric & Compositionmultimodal projects; resumes & cover letters; creative writingPeter Pan
Emery
Graduate Assistant
MA English, Rhetoric & Compositionall things rhetorical; creative nonfictionThe Empathy Exams by Leslie Jamison; Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott (for writing inspo!)
Sharli
Graduate Student
MA English, LiteraturebrainstormingThe Orchid Thief by Susan Orlean
Monica
Queen of the OWL
Email Coordinatorhelping you figure out what to say/argue when you're not sure!Purdue OWL's MLA Formatting & Style Guide

 

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