English Department

Department Assistantships

This competitive position is reserved for a select few outstanding English majors. Departmental Assistants are available to aid professors with research, proctor exams, assist with classroom lessons, and manage the department website. DAs create and distribute the Carpe Diem, help run the Literary Society and Sigma Tau Delta (the International English Honor Society), and are available to students for any additional assistance they may need for their English classes such as thesis development, essay composition, MLA style citations, grammar, and proof reading.

2014-2015 English DA Application

Meet our 2014-2015 English Departmental Assistants: Liz Whetstone, Michael Nicholson, Sarah Peterson, Sydney Carlson, and Emily Engler! You can contact us at EnglishDA@callutheran.edu or individually for appointments as listed below.

Each DA specializes in certain areas of English study. If you are looking for tutoring or content editing, please see the specialities listed so you can contact the right DA for your needs. The schedule of each DA's individual hours are also listed below.

Liz Whetstone (ewhetsto@callutheran.edu)

  • Humanities Tutorial
  • Creative Writing: Poetry
  • Literary Study
  • American Literature

Sarah Peterson (sepeter@callutheran.edu)

  • British Literature
  • Literary Analysis
  • Linguistics
  • English as Second Language (ESL)

Sydney Carlson (scarlson@callutheran.edu)

  • Poetry
  • Creative Writing
  • Literay Analysis
  • Essay Editing

Michael Nicholson (nicholso@callutheran.edu)

  • Creative Writing: Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry
  • British Literature
  • Literary Study
  • Satire

Emily Engler (eengler@callutheran.edu)

  • Creative Writing
  • Literary Study/ Analysis
  • British Literature
  • Teaching editing techniques

Our Fall 2014 Schedule:

Time

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

8:00-9am
Liz
Emily
Liz
Sydney
Liz

9:00-10am

Liz

Sydney

Liz

Sydney

Sarah

10:00-11am

Sarah

Sydney

Sarah

Sydney

Sarah

11:00-12pm

Sarah

Sydney

Sarah

Sydney

Sarah

12:00-1pm

Michael

Michael

Michael

Michael

 

Michael

1:00-2pm

Liz

Michael

Liz

Michael

Liz

2:00-3pm

Emily

Sarah

Sydney

Emily

Emily

3:00-4pm

Emily

Sarah

Sydney

Sarah

Emily

4:00-5pm

Emily

Michael

Sydney

Michael

Emily

 

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