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Luke C.
60/hour

Ithaca, NY

Yale MA Grad For Humanities Tutoring and Enrichment

After graduating, I continued my practice independently while at Yale University for my Master of Arts in the philosophy of religion, for which I received a $30,000 scholarship. I also expanded it to college admissions and career advising as well as writing coaching. I have since helped dozens of students get into... read more

60/hour
5.0 (3)
25 hours tutoring
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After graduating, I continued my practice independently while at Yale University for my Master of Arts in the philosophy of religion, for which I received a $30,000 scholarship. I also expanded it to college admissions and career advising as well as writing coaching. I have since helped dozens of students get into... read more

Jake G.
35/hour

Ithaca, NY

I have received a 5 on every English and History related AP exam

I have proficiency in many different writing styles. I am especially proficient at history and literature-based writing. read more

35/hour
5.0 (2)
4 hours tutoring
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I have proficiency in many different writing styles. I am especially proficient at history and literature-based writing. read more

Gary R.
70/hour

Near Ithaca, NY

Humanities help with humor.

...competent communication including vocabulary and grammar were mandatory. As you might suspect from a professional communicator, my ability to teach reading, writing, composition, grammar and syntax, as well as literature is very polished. I currently teach communications courses at the college level, but would feel... read more

70/hour
5.0 (22)
28 hours tutoring Writing out of 41 hours
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...competent communication including vocabulary and grammar were mandatory. As you might suspect from a professional communicator, my ability to teach reading, writing, composition, grammar and syntax, as well as literature is very polished. I currently teach communications courses at the college level, but would feel... read more

Andrew F.
60/hour

Ithaca, NY

Helping students crack the GMAT and ace B-school once they're in

...College as well as credits towards a French masters from La Sorbonne - Universite de Paris IV. In terms of subject matter, my particular foci are the early writings of the enlightenment and lineage of French painting after David. Je voudrais tellement parler avec vous!... read more

60/hour
4.9 (115)
2,673 hours tutoring
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...College as well as credits towards a French masters from La Sorbonne - Universite de Paris IV. In terms of subject matter, my particular foci are the early writings of the enlightenment and lineage of French painting after David. Je voudrais tellement parler avec vous!... read more

Sandra D.
50/hour

Ithaca, NY

English Composition, Proofreading/Editing, Philosophy

Therefore, I am especially happy to about philosophy papers. I also have my MFA in Creative Writing so we can talk about creative pieces as well. I am interested in proofreading. editing and providing my feedback on longer pieces as well. My goal is to help you through the process of your... read more

50/hour
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Therefore, I am especially happy to about philosophy papers. I also have my MFA in Creative Writing so we can talk about creative pieces as well. I am interested in proofreading. editing and providing my feedback on longer pieces as well. My goal is to help you through the process of your... read more

Michelle K.
40/hour

Ithaca, NY

Michelle K, for all your tutoring needs!

In my classroom, I focused primarily on the schools of reading and writing. Spelling and vocabulary were also very important, and my students have shown great success in those areas. read more

40/hour
1.5 (2)
2 hours tutoring
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In my classroom, I focused primarily on the schools of reading and writing. Spelling and vocabulary were also very important, and my students have shown great success in those areas. read more

Harrison G.
125/hour

Ithaca, NY

Science and creative writer with 5+ academic publications

- BA in Environmental Studies and MSc in Ecology - 5+ scholarly publications - Careful and thorough editor of scientific, journalistic, and creative writing - Have written poems and short stories for local literary outlets read more

125/hour
4.2 (4)
20 hours tutoring
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- BA in Environmental Studies and MSc in Ecology - 5+ scholarly publications - Careful and thorough editor of scientific, journalistic, and creative writing - Have written poems and short stories for local literary outlets read more

Jack K.
38/hour

Ithaca, NY

Cornell Student with Ivy League Tutoring Experience

I serve as managing editor of Cornell Claritas and was one of 32 students nationwide selected to join the Veritas Institute last summer and workshop my writing with the deputy editor of The Atlantic. I also co-wrote a podcast that was recognized at the 2021 Augustinian Collective Conference. I am passionate... read more

38/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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I serve as managing editor of Cornell Claritas and was one of 32 students nationwide selected to join the Veritas Institute last summer and workshop my writing with the deputy editor of The Atlantic. I also co-wrote a podcast that was recognized at the 2021 Augustinian Collective Conference. I am passionate... read more

Maya M.
35/hour

Ithaca, NY

Student at IC specializing in multiple subjects

I am double majoring in education with a minor in history! My subjects include, reading, history, and writing. I first and foremost consider myself a writer and I have a great passion for story telling. I have won several awards for writing as well as taking AP and college courses on writing.... read more

35/hour
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I am double majoring in education with a minor in history! My subjects include, reading, history, and writing. I first and foremost consider myself a writer and I have a great passion for story telling. I have won several awards for writing as well as taking AP and college courses on writing.... read more

Stephen C.
50/hour

Ithaca, NY

Sixteen years of experience teaching English

., English Education, Binghamton University; 99th percentile Verbal SAT score (761) and English subject test (754); Teacher of the Year award, St. Paul Preparatory School (South Korea), 2010-2011. Experience with teaching literature, reading and writing skills, grammar, SAT preparation and test-taking strategies.... read more

50/hour
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., English Education, Binghamton University; 99th percentile Verbal SAT score (761) and English subject test (754); Teacher of the Year award, St. Paul Preparatory School (South Korea), 2010-2011. Experience with teaching literature, reading and writing skills, grammar, SAT preparation and test-taking strategies.... read more

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