Michelle Stevier-Johanson, adjunct instructor of English, directed the Writing Center and taught at Concordia College-Moorhead and Minnesota State University before coming to DSU in 2008. After she received her master’s degree in composition/literacy studies from Indiana University in 1996, she taught first-year composition and developmental writing, writing about the environment, writing across the curriculum, and women’s studies courses, including courses in the rhetorics of resistance and empowerment. She has worked as a writing tutor, a summer writing program instructor and coordinator, and a staff writer for advocacy organizations and U.S. Senator Kent Conrad. Ms. Stevier-Johanson teaches Composition I with Supplemental Instruction College Writing Preparation, in addition to coordinating DSU’s Writing Center.