Holly Zilke ACF Abstract FY12

"He/She/Who Cares?: Gender Perception in the Writing Center"

East Central Writing Centers Association

Using studies as well as research conducted at GVSUs Writing Center, we will examine how students perceive their consultants, based on gender, before the consultation even begins. Using this knowledge, we will further discuss can be done as consultants to negate any ill effects of the stereotypes they may place on us.