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Sarah Huffines
By Appointment

Sarah Huffines

Professor of English

Director of the Writing Program


On Faculty Since 2006

Curriculum Vitae


  • BA, English, University of Florida
  • MFA, Creative Writing, The Pennsylvania State University
  • EdD, Higher Education Leadership and Policy, Vanderbilt University

Interests / Specialization

  • Freshman writing, creative nonfiction

Selected Professional Work

  • "Sense of Belonging: Outcomes from a Residential Commons Model," College Student Affairs Journal, forthcoming
  • "Bricolage," Current Magazine, April 2022
  • “Languishing and the Discipline of Discomfort,” Covenant College Convocation, August 2021

Get to know your professor

Q. What is one thing that instantly makes your day better?
A. Getting a big hug from one of my sons

Q. Personal Interests/Hobbies
A. Gardening, especially growing flowers