Kate Parsons is a Lecturer in Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication (WRAP). She has taught and tutored writing at many Boston-area universities, including five years with MIT’s Writing and Communication Center. With WRAP, she teaches in a range of CI-Ms in mechanical engineering and computer science and CI-Hs in political science and public policy. Her pedagogical interests include Rhetorical Genre Theory and second-language writing/reading. She holds an MA in literature from Tufts University and a MATESOL from Salem State University.