Caren Converse

Continuing Lecturer

Office Hours

Tuesday 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Thursday 12:30pm to 1:30pm
and by appointment
(Fall 2017)

Office Location

Girvetz 1310


Caren Converse teaches a variety of lower- and upper-division courses, including Writing 1, Writing 2LK (Linked to Sociology), Writing for Public Discourse (105PD), Writing and Ethics (105WE), Writing in the Social Sciences (109SS), and Writing for the Teaching Professions (109ED).


Caren's academic interests include the rhetoric of the criminal justice system, empowering students through writing, and guiding students in finding their writing voice. She comes to the Writing Program having worked in the criminal justice field and in secondary education.