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Nusser, Susan, MFA
English
Assistant Professor
Learning Commons
Writing Center Director
 
Office: Writing Lab 201
Office Phone: 262-524-7260
Email: snusser@carrollu.edu
 
Education:
B.A. English, Boston University
M.F.A. Emerson College
 
Areas of Specialization:
Creative Nonfiction, Animal Studies, Journalism
 
Scholarly and Professional Achievements:
Books

In Service to the Horse: Chronicles of a Labor of Love. New York: Little Brown and Company, April 2004.

Articles and Stories

"All the Pretty Horses," Milwaukee Magazine, May 2009.

"Pig Friends," Queen City Review, Fall 2008.

"Zoo Story," Milwaukee Magazine, August, 2007.

"The Little General," Milwaukee Magazine, November 2006.

"Man Bites Dog," Milwaukee Magazine, August 2006.

"Heart of Alaska," Beacon Street Review, Spring 2000.
 
Service to Carroll University or the Profession:
Member, Faculty Executive Committee, 2008-present.
Member, Alternative Instructional Activity Task
   Force, 2008.
Member, Academic Support Service Team, 2004-present.

 
Honors and Awards:
Carroll University Faculty Development Grant, 2010.
Carroll University Faculty Development Grant, 2009.
Carroll College Dean’s Grant, 2007.
Booksense Sports and Hobbies Best Seller Listing
   for In Service to the Horse, 2004.
Katherine Anne Porter Prize finalist in Fiction for
   Pig Friends, Nimrod International Journal, 2002.
Cecil and Helen Rose Award for Ethics in
   Communications, 2000.
Emerson College Graduate Writing Award in Creative
   Nonfiction, 2000.
 
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