Clarkston English Faculty & Staff Directory

Dr. Mary Helen O'Connor

Assistant Professor of English

CH-3321

moconnor10@gsu.edu

678-891-3966

Course Offerings

  • ENGL 1101 English Composition I

  • ENGL 1102 English Composition II

  • ENGL 2110 World Literature

  • PCO 1020 Perimeter College Orientation

  • PERS 2002- Perspectives on Global Issues

Presentations and Papers:

2015

Conference on Meaningful Living and Learning in a Digital World, panel presentation, ''iTeach Mobile Device Pilot''

2014

SAMLA, panel presenter and co-chair, ''Digital Pedagogy: Using Technology to Tell a Story to Remember''

2014

Georgia Women's Conference, co-presenter, ''Music, Mother, and Mississippi: A Musical Exploration of Work by Natasha Trethewey''

2013

NCTE, presenter, ''Teaching The Laramie Project''

2013

SAMLA, panel moderator, ''Community-Based Writing: Teaching Human Rights Activism''

2012

The Chair Academy, panel presentation, ''How a College-wide Book Club Can Create Community for a Diverse Community College''

2012

TESOL Annual Conference, panel presentation, ''Language Learning and Refugees: A Dialogue on Models and Methods''

2012

GCTE Annual Conference, panel presentation, ''Soccer Player, Poet, Filmmaker, Star: Charting the Path to Literacy for Refugee Students''

2011

SAMLA Annual Conference, panel presentation, ''Closing the Conversation: Opening with Poetry''

2011

TYCA Annual Conference, pre-conference workshop, ''Service Learning in the Refugee/Immigrant Community: Exploring GPC Place in the Community''

TYCA Annual Conference, panel presentation, ''New Texts and New Technologies: Adding New life to Your Literature Classroom''

2009

Curriculum and Pedagogy Annual Conference, paper presentation, ''Imagining a Different Future: Education and Refugees in Decatur''

2009

GCTE Annual Conference, conference workshop, ''Reaching Teachers 'Where They Live' :  Building Community Inside and Outside the Classroom''

2007

NCTE Annual Conference, panel presentation, ''Transpoemation: A Multi-modal Response to Poetry''

2006

GCTE Annual Conference, panel presentation, ''Transpoemation: A Multi-modal Response to Poetry''