Meet our consultants

  • Aidan

    Aidan is standing against a brick wall.Hello! My name is Aidan. I am a political science major with a minor in American history. My strengths are working with political science papers in particular, as well as improving the thesis of a paper, and improving word choice. However, I have no problem helping with anything you may need for any subject. My hobbies include hiking, learning about history and reading or listening to podcasts among other things. I look forward to helping you!

  • Bella

    Hi, my name is Bella! I was born and raised in Reno. I'm majoring in political science. I love to hang out with my friends, walk my dogs, watch movies and read. My strengths are working on argumentative papers, but I look forward to working with you on whatever you need!

    Bella is sittingon grass with a blanket

  • Cadie

    Hi! I'm Cadie. I'm currently majoring in anthropology with a double minor in French and social research methods and applied statistics. I love working with humanities assignments, but I'm open and excited to work with all disciplines and assignment! I am most skilled with brainstorming, continuity, and overall organization. When I'm not working or doing homework, I love to hang out with my friends and try new drinks at Dutch Bros or go on drives and listen to new music! 

    Cadie is outside wearing a hat

  • Cari

    Picture of Cari in a room with books and a whiteboard behind her.Hi! My name is Cari. I’m pursuing a bachelors in elementary education with an emphasis in early childhood development. I spend a lot of time writing research papers for HDFS classes and lesson plans for education courses, but I enjoy writing for fun when time allows. I love to work with students on brainstorming and coherence of ideas. In my free time, I love to read, bike, or play my guitar. I am obsessed with coffee, and it is my personal mission to find as many good coffee shops here in Reno as I can! I really enjoy the outdoors; I adore Tahoe, but I miss the beaches back home too. I can’t wait to work with you!

  • Cora

    Hello! My name is Cora, I'm an anthropology major with a political science-Asian studies minor. I specialize in research essays, argumentative essays, organization and I always love looking at creative writing. However, I'm happy to help you with whatever you need, no matter the genre! When I'm not working on homework, I'm usually reading, listening to music, watching TV and traveling. I look forward to working with you! 

    Cora is outside with fall folage in background

  • Dani

    Hello! My name is Dani. I am currently majoring in political science and English literature, with a minor in history. My strengths are analysis and information synthesis; I tend to write a lot of argumentative, analytical essays. Outside of work, I’ll usually be watching a film or reading a novel—I particularly like modernist literature. I look forward to working with you! 

    Dani is sitting on the lawn

  • Ethan

    Hi! My name is Ethan, and I'm a writing major with a minor in Linguistics. I tend to focus on rhetorical and analytical writing, but I have some experience in creative writing as well. Some of my strengths are organization and overall argument and support. I'd also love to talk to you about anything having to do with Linguistics; it's one of my favorite subjects! When I'm not in class or working, you can probably find me in the quad reading science fiction or fantasy novels, but, if I'm not there, I'm likely in my apartment watching anime or tv. I look forward to being able to work with you here at the UWSC!

  • Fiona

    Fiona is standing with trees behind herHi! I’m Fiona. I am majoring in Biology and minoring in Literature. I’m partial towards working through organization and analysis, but I find so many things interesting that I’m happy to help with all aspects of your assignment! I have a love for natural scenery and coffee, and when I’m not wandering around campus, I like to doodle and listen to music or dabble in other arts and crafts.

  • Hannah

    My name is Hannah, and I'm a Political Science and English writing double major with a minor in debate. I am strongest in argumentative writing, research, and speaking, but I'm happy to work with you on anything you throw my way. I love to work with students at any stage in the writing process—whether you're brainstorming a topic or line editing a final draft, discussing your writing will make it stronger.

    When I'm not working at the Writing Center, you can find me organizing for local political campaigns, competing for UNR's debate team, hiking with my dog, Huckleberry, or taking spontaneous road trips with friends. I love this job because I believe every story matters. I look forward to hearing yours.

    Hannah with a large body of water in background

  • Jaqueline

    Hola! Bienvenidos! My name is Jaqueline Martinez. I am majoring in sociology and English literature with a minor in Latinx(e) studies. I am a McNair scholar currently conducting research on how gender and ethnicity influence the definition of mental health for Mexican American women. I am fluent in both Spanish and English, I would love to help with any Spanish essays or writing you have. I enjoy dancing and making choreos for our Urban Dance Club contemporary unit. I also love crafting, including vinyl stickers, custom sweaters, flower shadow boxes, and crocheted mini pumpkins.Jaqueline standing in front of wall with flowers in front of her

  • Jaxson

    Jaxson is facing the camera with a picture on the wall in the background.Hi, I'm Jaxson! I am majoring in literature with a minor in psychology. My strengths include analysis, grammar, organization, and brainstorming, but I'd be happy to help you with anything you might need. Outside of school you can find me painting, hiking, reading or playing my banjo. I'm looking forward to working with you this semester.

  • Kira (she/her/hers)

    Kira is in a wood fenced yard.你好! (Hi!) I'm Kira. I'm double majoring in English and secondary education with a minor in Chinese. I hope to teach English abroad and research how multi/translingualism can be used in the English-learning classroom. I find myself best skilled with writing conventions (grammar), APA formatting, and presentations. Ultimately, I will be glad to assist you with any type of writing and/or speaking assignment. My hobbies include building Legos, reading Webtoons and exploring local coffee shops. I look forward to meeting you!

  • Maddi

    Hi! I’m Maddi. I’m a double-major in management and marketing. My strengths include any general English and Core Humanities papers, but I’m also open to anything being sent my way! I also have strengths in grammar, outlining and overall revision. In my free time, I love watching new movies and shows, discovering new local coffee shops with friends and listening to music! I look forward to working with you! Maddi is standing outside in a field

  • Madison

    Madison is standing against a white wall.Hello! My name is Madison, and I am majoring in flute performance and minoring in political science with an emphasis in foreign affairs. My hobbies include creating new recipes, taking care of my many houseplants and testing new boba shops around town. I am most comfortable with liberal arts papers and scholarship essays, but I love learning new things and am happy to work with you on anything you bring in! I find I am at my strongest when helping with brainstorming, revising and organization. I can't wait to work with you!

  • Maile (she/her/hers)

    Maile is leaning against a railing in the Knowledge CenterHi all! My name is Maile, and I am double majoring in English and secondary education. I love working on brainstorming, organization and revising. I am a great listener and happy to talk through any part of your writing process/projects! When I am not in class, I enjoy playing video games, reading Webtoons, making unnecessary Target runs and exploring Reno for the best food. Cheers to a fun semester!

  • Rachel W. (she/her/hers)

    Rachel is in a car holding a stuffed cat.Hello! My name is Rachel, I’m currently a psychology major with a minor in anthropology. My favorite types of writing to work on are argumentative and research essays, and I love to help with APA citing/formatting, but I’ll be glad to help with whatever you throw at me. If you need help organizing your thoughts, planning, rewording or just want someone to read your work, I’m your gal. My main goal is to help you communicate your ideas effectively through discussion and connection. Here’s to a great semester!

  • Savannah

    Savannah is in a corn field, with dried corn stalks behind her.Hi there! My name is Savannah, and I am an environmental science major with an emphasis in ecological restoration and conservation. My strengths are research papers and general English papers, but I can help with a variety of other writing styles and formats. I also have strengths in brainstorming as well as overall organization and revising. In my free time I love to hike, camp, read and snowboard in Lake Tahoe. I can’t wait to work with you!

  • Simone

    Simone is with a dog and there is fall foliage behind herHello! My name is Simone, and I’m majoring in English with a specialization in writing. I absolutely love writing, reading, editing and all aspects of language. My strengths include word choice, structure, rhetorical devices and creativity, but I’m here for anything you might need! If you want help with idea formation, I really enjoy those types of conversations. My hobbies outside of reading and writing include sewing, thrifting, music and playing with my two adorable dogs. I can’t wait to work with you!