Faculty & Staff

Department/SpecializationLearning Sciences

Emailrholtz3@uic.edu

Office Phone

  • +1 (815) 757-0388

Location

  • LSRI

Twitter

@rachel_avocado

RachelHoltz

Graduate Student

Education

M.A. British and American Literature B.A. English with teaching certificate in secondary education

Research and Teaching Interests

disciplinary literacies; post-secondary science writing

LSRI Projects

Chicago Arts Partnership in Education (CAPE)

Hobbies & Interests

dystopian literature, yoga, skipping town, goats & cats, cooking vegan food, even though I'm not vegan.

Why Learning Sciences?

The questions I have about writing in the hard sciences could not be answered with only pursuing a PhD in English or Rhet/Comp. I needed a field that could help me investigate learning through multiple lens and theories.

Why LSRI at UIC?

Why not?! I love being at a public research institution in the middle of Chicago.