Kelly Tate


Ms. Tate earned a Bachelor of Arts in English language and  literature and French and francophone studies from the University of Michigan  and a Master of Fine Arts in creative writing from the University of Arkansas, where she was awarded a Lily Peter Creative Writing Fellowship.

Currently, she teaches English 20 Exposition and Argumentation and English 106 American Literature II, as well as a variety of creative writing courses for the English and Technical Communication Department's new creative writing minor, which she helped design and implement. She also designed the Department's first online version of English 20, which is now offered regularly. Additionally, she is the recipient of both an e-fellows grant for online