The CAE staff helps students navigate these services by assisting them with appointments and establishing contact with Peer Tutors and Writing Center Tutors. The staff also administers SSD testing in Reinhardt Bldg., Wing B.
Terrilynn trains Peer Tutors in Certified Reading and Learning Association (CRLA) student-centered peer tutoring methods. In addition, she teaches workshops such as Study Skills, How to Write an Academic Essay, and Time Management for the CAE. Terrilynn is currently an MA graduate candidate in the British and American Literature program in Mills College English department. Terrilynn graduated with a BA in English with honors, and completed the Institute for Civic Leadership and Social Justice program at Mills College.
Adriana manages the daily operations, workshops, and special events of the CAE. Adriana enjoys helping students navigate the academic services available to them at Mills. She is a former composition, professional writing for the health sciences, and journalism instructor. Adriana obtained her BA in English Language and Literature at UC Berkeley and her MA in English Literature at Mills College.
Assistant to CAE Coordinator
Helen is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology, the director of the Center for Academic Excellence, and the director of the Hellman Summer Science and Math program at Mills College. In addition to her duties, Helen is an avid scuba diver, underwater photographer and bellydancer. Helen obtained her BSc with honors in Applied Biology at Coventry University (UK), and PhD in Medicine at the University of Birmingham (UK).