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Drexel Writing Center Staff

Department of English & Philosophy


Janel McCloskey
Co-Director of the University Writing Program: Drexel Writing Center

Yazan Barouki
Operations Manager

Peer Readers

Upoma Chakraborty, ’22
BA English, CoAS

Juliana Wallgren, ’23
BS/MS Electrical Engineering, CoE

Sanju Ramanathan, ’22
BA English, CoAS

Ellie Hohenstein, ’23
BA Global Studies, CoAS

Tulasi Nidamarthy, ’22
BS Accounting, Lebow

Matthew D’Esposito, ’23
BA English, CoAS

Anna Gordover, ’24
BA Communications, CoAS

Emma Hirt, ’23
BA Global Studies, CoAS

Sebastian Morelli-Peyton, ’24
BS Product Design, Westphal

Tanisha Chari, ’22
BA Psychology, CoAS

Anannya Matin, ’22
BS Economics, Lebow

Komal Kaur, ’25
BA English, CoAS

Graduate Writing Consultants

Evan Wessman, ’22
MFA Program, Creative Writing

Sarah Campli, ’22
MFA Program, Creative Writing

Katie Zellner, ’22
PhD Program, Information Sciences

Megan Pollin Hernandez, ’22
MFA Program, Arts Administration and Museum Leadership

Faculty Reader ESL Specialists

Lisa DiMaio
EdD Concentration in Policy, Planning, and Administration in Higher Ed
West Chester University

Ruthanna Henley
MS Ed Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
University of Pennsylvania

Jordan Heil
MA Writing Studies
Saint Joseph’s University

DWC Podcast

The Drexel Writing Center podcast series on Spotify covers topics such as writing, tutoring, anti-racist pedagogy, and ideas on how students can best approach and improve their writing.

Podcast on Spotify