Professor Burt has been at RWU since 2007. She teaches WTNG 200 and WTNG 102. She has a Master of Arts degree in Professional Writing from the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth where she taught composition and technical writing from 1998 to 2007.
She is co-editor with Joe Thomas and Marsha McCabe of Moby-Dick: A Picture Voyage (Spinner Publications, spinnerpub.com).
She believes that being a good reader is essential to being a good writer, and she loves helping students improve their skills in both areas.
Her outside interests include horse, gardening, crossword puzzles, SCRABBLE, and reading.