Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures
434 Farm Lane, Rm 235 (235 Bessey Hall)
East Lansing, MI 48824

Phone: (517) 355-2400
Fax: (517) 353-5250

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Jackie Rhodes
Professor
Department Chairperson
jrhodes@msu.edu

Office Staff

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Angela Hunt
Fiscal Officer
huntaj@msu.edu

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Rhonda Hibbitt
WRAC Secretary 
hibbitt@msu.edu

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Yvette Puga 
WRAC Secretary
pugayvet@msu.edu

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Diana Shank
WRAC Secretary
shankd@msu.edu

First Year Writing Program

Julie Lindquist
Professor; Director of First-Year Writing; Graduate Faculty
lindqu11@msu.edu

Joyce Meier

Joyce Meier
Associate Professor; Associate Director of the First-Year Writing Program
meierjo@msu.edu

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Eve Cuevas
RA/Assistant Director
cuevasev@msu.edu

Undergraduate Programs

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Casey McArdle
Academic Specialist; Director of Undergraduate Programs
cmcardle@msu.edu

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Kate Fedewa 
Academic Specialist; Assistant Director of Undergraduate Programs
fedewak3@msu.edu

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Casey Miles
Assistant Professor; Undergraduate Advisor
milescas@msu.edu

Graduate Programs

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Dànielle Nicole DeVoss
Professor; Associate Chair; Director of Graduate Programs; Graduate Faculty
devossda@msu.edu

Melissa Arthurton

Melissa Arthurton 
Graduate Secretary
arthurt1@msu.edu

Ben Lauren

Ben Lauren
Assistant Professor; Assistant Director of Graduate Programs (MA in DRPW); Graduate Faculty
blauren@msu.edu

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Trixie Long-Smith
Associate Professor; Director of the Writing Center and Red Cedar Writing Project; Assistant Director of Graduate Programs (MA in CSLP); Graduate Faculty
smit1254@msu.edu