Tutors and Staff


Andrea B. (Interests: Argument, Description, Formatting, Criticism, Feminist Critique, BHS, Essay Structure)

Christian G. (Interests: Creative Writing)

Danny B. (Interests: Creative Writing, Poetry, Lab Reports, Psychology, Astronomy)

Eric T. (Interests: Research, MLA Formatting, Business Plans)

Gabriel V.  (Interests: Physics, Astronomy)

Jessica R.  (Interests: Creative Writing, Poetry Analysis, Psychology, German)

Julian B. (Interests: Literature, Anthropology, Current Events, Essay Structure, Formatting)

Kim M. (Interests: Biology, Statistics, Lab Reports, English, Italian)

Mary A. (Interests: Biology, Chemistry, Lab Reports, Spanish, Arabic)

Meagan B. (Interests: Secondary Education)

Nikki M. (Interests: Research, Literary Analysis, Psychology)

Nnennia M. (Interests: Mental Health, Creative Writing, Literature, Biology)



Brenda Squires
Professor, English and Director of the Writing Center

Leigh Williams
Professor, English and Director of the Teaching Resource Project 

Edwina Gray
Teaching Lab Assistant, Writing Center Computer Lab

Jeffrey Canino 
Professional Tutor and Coordinator of Student Academic Persistence

Henry Ricci
Professional Tutor

Carrie Landi
Professional Tutor

Bill Reilly
Professional Tutor

Michael Lutomski
Professional Tutor


Writing Center

Hudson Hall, Room 503
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Phone: (845) 431-8095

Main Campus Hours

Monday - Thursday 
9:00 a.m.-7:30 p.m.

9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Appointments are recommended

DCC South Hours

Tuesday and Thursday
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m