Courtney DePalma joined the Honors Residential College staff in the fall of 2010. She earned her BA in Linguistics from San Diego State University in San Diego, CA and her MA in Language and Linguistics from the University of New Hampshire in Durham, NH. Mrs. DePalma's research and teaching interests lie in the areas of Second Language Writing and Writing Center Practice. Mrs. DePalma has taught First-Year Writing and English as a Second Language courses at the basic, intermediate, advanced, undergraduate, and graduate levels, and she is the former Director of the Writing Center at the University of New Hampshire. As Program Coordinator of the Honors Residential College, Mrs. DePalma's roles include coordinating events, advising students, coordinating Honors Line Camp, and supervising the operation of the Honors Residential College.