Beth BoquetElizabeth Boquet is Professor of English and Director of the Writing Center at Fairfield University in Fairfield, CT. In her former role as Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, she re-organized, supported, and secured funding for academic engagement offices and initiatives at Fairfield, including Academic and Disability Support Services, Academic Advising Services, and Educational Opportunity Programs. Her research focuses on the role of peers in supporting literacy development and transformative educational experiences. She served two terms as co-editor of The Writing Center Journal, and she is the author of Nowhere Near the Line and Noise from the Writing Center and co-author of The Everyday Writing Center: A Community of Practice, all published by Utah State University Press.
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