Advanced Creative Writing
Research, Analysis, & Writing
Charmaine's interests include writing, researching, reading, and working out.
The Bachelor of Arts in English teaches students to organize thoughts and ideas, and express them with eloquence and clarity as they explore English, American, and world literature. It also places an emphasis on preparing them to be successful in a variety of professions where exceptional communications skills are valued, such as public relations, editing, writing, reporting, legal, and research. A concentration in writing techniques addresses specific audiences in creative, technical, and professional arenas, and gives them the opportunity to develop articles and other writing samples as part of a portfolio.
Motivational Tutoring 2015 – Present
Varsity Tutors 2012 – 2015
• Improved the academic achievement of students by providing high quality individualized tutoring services that fostered intellectual and personal development and enrichment in a positive learning atmosphere.
o Tutored college-bound high school students
Independently cultivates dynamic relationships with employers and community organization leaders to place job seekers according to their skills and interests resulting in higher long-term retention rates. Routinely advises program director and submits weekly/reporting.
Promotes and coordinates weekly hiring events, conducts onsite employer visits, critiques résumés, and offers career advice and counsel to hundreds of program participants. Regularly leverages strengths; identifies and assigns measurable employment goals while administering soft-skills training and workshops; reducing barriers to help program participants gain employment leading to self-sufficiency while meeting/exceeding company objectives.
"All She Wrote" instantly takes the reader on an emotive journey through life's countless spirit-lifting triumphs and inevitable trials. These snippets of self-discovery in poetic form reveal a heart-felt narrative that jolts the depth of one's psyche wide awake. Through Charmaine's eloquent use of alliterative lines,striking stanzas, and lulling metaphors, this ultimate awakening of the senses gains momentum page by page. Both insightful and equally as expressive, poetess Charmaine L. G. invites you to lose the notion of all things superficial and trivial, so you can discover what really matters in this life: authenticity and true depth at a soul-level. By book's end, you will hold in your hands not atypical collection of poems, but a one-of-a-kind transformational story that you won't soon forget."