Writing Program Tutors for Undergraduate Students


NURSING ONLYKatie Eckman – I am a junior nursing major from Lancaster, PA. As a tutor, I am excited for the opportunity to work alongside you as you develop your ideas. Let’s work together! I look forward to it.


Kendra Litwiller – Hi! I am a senior English major from Hopedale, IL, and I transferred to EMU from Hesston College. I tutored writing there, and I look forward to assisting students here too!


NURSING ONLYOlivia Mast – I am a sophomore majoring in Nursing with a minor in Spanish. As a tutor, my goal is to make writing a less intimidating experience, and I look forward to helping my peers strengthen their writing skills. When I’m not busy with school work, I enjoy being outdoors, playing Scrabble, crafting, and eating whoopie pies.


Erin Rheinheimer – Hi! I’m a junior art education major and environmental sustainability minor from Alexandria, VA. I have tutored writing since my sophomore year of high school, and it’s something I enjoy very much! Helping my peers release their thoughts onto paper and express themselves with words is a really great experience. I look forward to another year in the writing center!


Derek Sauder – This is my fourth year tutoring. I’m a double math and psych major from Lancaster, PA. I chose to tutor writing because I have always felt that writing is one of my strong points, and I enjoy helping others write successful papers and become better writers.


Emily Shank – I am a junior psychology major originally from Lancaster, PA; I can usually be found reading mystery novels, thrift shopping, or spending time with friends. This is my first year as a writing tutor, and I am looking forward to helping my peers become more confident writers.


NURSING ONLYMara Short-Miller – I am a senior nursing student from Bellingham, WA. I transferred from Hesston College last year, and I really enjoy EMU. I have tutored for the past three years and love helping my fellow students learn, and learning from them in return.


NURSING ONLYHannah Tissue – Hi! I am from Hagerstown, Maryland. I am a senior nursing student who loves interacting with others. I am looking forward to working with students and assisting them in whatever way I can.