Meet the Tutors

 

Alex Cross – Univeristy Assistant

Alex Cross is a political science major, minoring in Sociology, with the intent of continuing an academic career in International Development. Alex is familiar with CMS, ASA, and APA formatting. Alex enjoys getting involved with clubs on campus and listening to too much Fall Out Boy. See Gradesfirst for tutoring hours.

 

 

 

 

Writing Center Tutors

Amy Alasso

Amy is a junior English major with a minor in communications. In her spare time she enjoys reading, writing and Netflix. She is most familiar with the MLA format.
WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    12-2
  • T
    1-3
  • W
    NA
  • Th
    5-7
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Alexis Apel

Alexis is a junior majoring in Psychology and Social Work. She enjoys poetry, reading, and feminist discourse. Alexis is most familiar with APA format.
WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    9-12
  • T
    11-2
  • W
    NA
  • Th
    NA
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Alexis Ballirano

Alexis is currently a junior majoring in English with a double minor in Writing and Public Relations. She enjoys reading, writing, traveling, and singing (but mostly when she’s alone in the car). She is familiar with MLA format.
WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    2-4
  • T
    NA
  • W
    2-4
  • Th
    NA
  • F
    2-4
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Sam Baumgart

Sam Baumgart is a junior majoring in English and Secondary Education. She enjoys reading, writing, watching terrible television shows, and cuddling her two dogs. She aspires to one day teach high school English, but for now is content with rereading Of Mice and Men and watching Lord of the Flies movie adaptations. She is most familiar with MLA format.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    NA
  • T
    7-9
  • W
    5-9
  • Th
    7-9
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Sarah Bemis

Sarah is a junior majoring in Early Childhood Education and Sociology. She enjoys reading, music, and travel. She is most familiar with APA format.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    NA
  • T
    NA
  • W
    12-2
  • Th
    1-6
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    4-9

 

 

Kyle Hottin

I am currently pursuing a major in English and a minor in Computer Sciences. My most familiar form of citation is MLA, though I am aspiring to understand APA. I am a huge fan of drawing, writing, music (I love Jamiroquai), and binging on TV series. My dream is to work in the comic industry and to also be an author.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    NA
  • T
    NA
  • W
    NA
  • Th
    1-4
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Meghan Kelly

Meghan is double majoring in Education and English, in hope of becoming a middle school teacher. In her free time she enjoys volunteering at local schools, reading, and hiking. She is familiar with MLA and APA format.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    NA
  • T
    9-12
  • W
    NA
  • Th
    9-12
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Ray King

Raymond King is a Senior majoring in Communication. His interests include heavy metal, playing guitar, singing, and watching fantasy and sci-fi movies. He is most familiar with MLA citation style.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    NA
  • T
    4-7
  • W
    3-5
  • Th
    1-4
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    2-6

 

 

Allison Luppi

I am double majoring in English and Secondary education and plan to graduate in 2016! I am most familiar with MLA citations and I love to play volleyball, which I do for ECSU.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    NA
  • T
    NA
  • W
    NA
  • Th
    NA
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    6-9

 

 

Aubrie Mazur

I am an English major with a double minor in Women’s Studies and Writing. For fun, I love going to the beach and I enjoy going on hikes and long walks. I am on the dance club here on campus, Repertory Dance Troupe, and I am also an E-Board member. I will be graduating in May and the citation I am most familiar with is MLA.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    10-11
  • T
    11-1
  • W
    10-11 2-4
  • Th
    11-1
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Kara McDonagh

Kara McDonagh is currently a senior, majoring in Elementary Education and English studies. In her spare time she enjoys reading, cooking, hanging out with friends and her younger twin sisters. Her favorite genre of music is rock or alternative, making the Vans Warped Tour a highlight of her summer every year. She looks forward to making connections with new students and loves to help others find their inner writer! She is confident in both MLA and APA formats.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    2-6
  • T
    2-6
  • W
    11-3
  • Th
    NA
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Alison Newhall

I am an ECSU Junior double-majoring in English and Secondary Education. I am Vice President of Education Club and enjoy being an active member of the ECSU community through volunteering. In my spare time I enjoy writing creatively, reading anything I can get my hands on, and hiking. My strongest specialty is in MLA style formatting.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    NA
  • T
    NA
  • W
    NA
  • Th
    NA
  • F
    11-1 2-3
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Kamila Nowak

Kamila Nowak is a Junior and an Elementary Education and English major. She enjoys cooking, reading, and going to concerts with friends. She is most comfortable and knowledgeable in MLA format.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    4-7
  • T
    NA
  • W
    9-12
  • Th
    NA
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Sabrina Okun

My name is Sabrina Okun I am an Elementary Education/English major. In my free time, I enjoy photography, scrapbooking, and spending time with my family and friends. I am proficient in MLA and APA formatting.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    9-12
  • T
    NA
  • W
    9-12
  • Th
    NA
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Kiara Paez

Kiara is a communication major with minors in both writing and business administration. Her hobbies include reading, writing, watching TV, and cooking. Also, she is familiar with MLA format.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    NA
  • T
    9-11 3-7
  • W
    NA
  • Th
    3-5
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Eddie Pavliscsak

Eddie Pavliscsak is a Sophomore from Ashford, Connecticut. He is an English Major with Business and Writing Minors. He is most familiar with MLA but also has a grasp on the APA format. In his spare time, he is most likely to be playing basketball, working out, listening to Hip-Hop, or taking long walks on the beach.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    NA
  • T
    6-9
  • W
    6-9
  • Th
    6-9
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Laura Pérez-Handler

Laura Pérez-Handler is graduating by 2015, and is a Sociology major with minors in Communications (concentration: Journalism), Anthropology, and Writing. She plans to go to UCONN for a graduate degree in Applied Anthropology. Whenever she manages to smuggle some free time she loves to garden, eat, be artistic, sleep, read, and bake. She also loves to be with friends and family, as well as her cats, dog, and plants. She is bilingual (Spanish and English) and is most familiar with MLA, ASA, AAA, and APA.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    NA
  • T
    NA
  • W
    9-1 4-8
  • Th
    NA
  • F
    9-1
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Alexa Plante

Alexa Plante is a sophomore at ECSU. She majoring in English and double minoring in History and Women’s Studies. Outside of school she coaches Field Hockey at a local high school in the fall. She is most familiar with MLA and Chicago/Turabian style citations.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    11-1
  • T
    NA
  • W
    NA
  • Th
    NA
  • F
    9-1
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Stephen Price

Stephen Price is currently a Sophomore majoring in English with a Writing minor. He loves reading, writing, sketching, and playing videogames. In particular he loves the satire of British author Sir Terry Pratchet. He is experienced with MLA style and has a working knowledge of APA as well.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    7-9
  • T
    NA
  • W
    4-6
  • Th
    NA
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    2-6

 

 

Logan Roddy

Logan is currently a senior majoring in Communication with a minor in English. He is the Vice President of the WECS Radio Club. He enjoys reading, listening to music, watching sports, and going out with friends. Logan is familiar with MLA.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    12-2 5-7
  • T
    NA
  • W
    NA
  • Th
    9-11
  • F
    1-5
  • Sun
    NA

 

 

Alex Zacharie

Alex is currently a senior, majoring in Philosophy and English. He is the treasurer of the Peace and Human Rights Club (Come join!). In his free time he likes to play video games, snowboard, read, watch movies or shows, and whatever else may come his way. He is well versed in MLA and CMS citation.

WC Hours – Spring 2015

  • M
    7-9
  • T
    12-4
  • W
    NA
  • Th
    NA
  • F
    NA
  • Sun
    NA