- Postgraduate coursework in professional writing, editing, and publishing, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1986
- Master of Arts in English Literature: Baylor University, Waco, Texas, 1965
- Bachelor of Arts (with honors) in English: Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas, 1964
Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, CA
Adjunct Instructor, 1989-Present
College Reading/Writing, College Composition, Literature/Composition, Technical Writing
Middlesex Community College, Bedford and Acton, MA
Adjunct Instructor, 1978-1979
Lake Superior State College, Sault Ste. Marie, MI
English Composition, Introduction to Literature
Sault Ste. Marie High School, Sault Ste. Marie, MI
Faculty Member, 1965-1966
Eleventh-grade Writing, Reading
Baylor University, Waco, TX
Graduate Instructor, 1964-1965
I am a native Texan who has lived and taught English on both coasts (Massachusetts and California) and in two border states (Texas and Michigan). Throughout my adult life, I have worked in education (my first love) and publishing (my second).
Honors and Awards:
Outstanding Contributions by Adjunct Faculty, May 2008
For Spring 2016 I'm teaching a 4-unit hybrid ENGL 100 class: Section 5412.
To view the homepage for this class, scroll down this page to Classes and click on Section 5412.
Once the Spring 2016 semester has begun, I'll be available to meet with students in my office, Room 1633, Emeritus Hall.
On Fridays with a face-to-face class meeting, I'll be available after class between noon and 1:00 pm on these dates:
Feb 5, Feb 19
Mar 4, Mar 18
Apr 8, Apr 22
May 13, May 20
On Fridays without a class meeting, I'll be available in my office between 9:00 and 11:00 am on these dates:
Apr 1, Apr 15
To arrange to meet with me at some other time, email me at agooch@santarosa