Faculty Profile

Lindsey Schuhmacher
Biography: 
Lindsey is an aspiring writer and an English and Humanities Instructor. She teaches the capstone "Every Body Matters: Embracing Size Diversity," which looks closely at weight discrimination and public health issues surrounding fat phobia. She is passionate about promoting body positivity and the principles of Health at Every Size (HAES). Her interests are writing, art, literature, science fiction, media studies, rhetoric, philosophy, and fat studies. Lindsey has a B.S. in Philosophy, an M.A. in English, and is completing an M.F.A. in Creative Writing, where her focus is on writing for young people. She hopes to write science fiction and fantasy for young adults and teens. She loves to work with students, watch Star Trek, and spend time with her family and pets (though usually not all at the same time).
Office: 
CH 117