Program for Writing and Rhetoric

Linda Nicita, Ph.D.

Linda Nicita, Ph.D.

Director, Academic Services
Program for Writing and Rhetoric
With 29 years of experience at CU -- on both the faculty and administrative sides -- Dr. Nicita oversees operations for PWR, including budgeting, course management, faculty support, student enrollment, office logistics, and coordination with other CU units. Working closely with the Program Director and other faculty administrators, Dr. Nicita ensures that the PWR’s various curricular initiatives carry out the mission of the program.
Melynda Slaughter

Melynda Slaughter

Program Manager • Office Manager
Program for Writing and Rhetoric
Melynda performs office managerial duties to support the program. Such support includes managing its security operations and technology to ensure effective delivery of program services. She works closely with faculty, staff and students to resolve problems, answer questions, provide information and advise on technical and administrative issues. Additionally, Melynda advises the Program Administrator, analyzes budgetary needs and recommends solutions.
Rice

Alexandra Rice

Admin & Technology Specialist
Program for Writing and Rhetoric
Alex started with the PWR as a student worker back in January of 2018. After graduating from CU with her Bachelor's in Engineering, Alex returned to the PWR in July of 2020 to work as the Admin III.She now assists the program through her roles as the parking liason, contact person for FCPP, technological difficulties, and any other administrative issues that may arise.
Carleo

Sarah Carleo

Student Assistant I
Program for Writing and Rhetoric
Vigil

Estrella Vigil

Student Assistant I
Program for Writing and Rhetoric