University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Department of English

Faculty - Elaine Harrington

Elaine Harrington

Elaine Harrington, Lecturer

  • M.A. University of Vermont
  • C.V. (PDF)
Area of expertise

Journalism, Expository Writing, American Literature, English as a Second Language

Contact Information
Phone: (802) 656-4047 Office: 405 Old Mill

Spring Office Hours: On leave Spring 2015

Broadcast Writing Experience: Commentator at Vermont Public Radio

Writing and Editing Experience: Sunday Rutland Herald/Times Argus, Times Argus, Vermont Life Magazine, UVM Vermont Quarterly, UVM Record, UVM Extension publications, Northern New England TESOL, and other publications

Awards: Nathaniel Tupper Award (UVM English Department), Faculty Fellow in Service Learning (UVM)

Other Teaching Experience: English as a Second Language at Saint Michael’s College (Vt.); Inlingua School of Languages (Washington, D.C.); Eurocentres (Washington, D.C. and Cambridge, UK); and Barre (Vt.) Supervisory Union

Courses taught: Writing Journalism, TAP Reading and Writing the News Media, Journalism Internship, Writing Arts Reviews, Journalism Roots and American Fiction, American Literature after 1865, Race and Ethnicity in Literature, Composition for Tech Majors, Scientific Writing for Health Care, English for International Students, Expository Writing, and Written Expression