Michelle Chester

Lecturer

Name

Contact Information

PHONE
OFFICE
LA 5348

Education

B.S. in English from Towson University
M.S. in Professional Writing from Towson University

Areas of Expertise

Composition
Applied Grammar
Creative Writing

Biography

Michelle received a B.S. in English and an M.S. in Professional Writing, both from Towson University. As a full-time lecturer, she teaches first-year composition, applied grammar, and upper-division creative writing courses. Michelle's writing interests include screenplays and poetry.

Michelle serves as the Executive Editor for Tyger!Tyger!, a yearly publication focusing on English, PRWR, and Humanities alumni, and English faculty members. She is the faculty adviser for the Towson U. book/movie club, which meets the first Wednesday of every month. She is also the faculty adviser for the Towson U. Project Tiger Cubs, which is a crochet and knitting club dedicated to making handmade booties, blankets, hats, and such for sick babies and children at hospitals , care centers, et al. in the Baltimore metro area.

PUBLICATIONS AND CREATIVE ACTIVITIES: Contributing Editor to The Norton Mix

Courses Fall 2017

  • ENGL 102 Writing for a Liberal Education
  • ENGL 283 Introduction to Creative Writing
  • ENGL 317 Writing for Business and Industry