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Dashielle Horn

Director of the Learning Center

Assistant Director of College Writing

Dashielle joined the Purchase community in Summer 2018 as the Director of the Learning Center and the Assistant Director of College Writing. She received her MA in English from Lehigh University, where she is also currently completing her doctoral work in eighteenth-century British literature. She is excited to help students achieve academic success by developing lifelong learning strategies, and to help ensure educational opportunity for all Purchase students. 


“The Role of Empathy in Teaching and Tutoring Students with Learning Disabilities.” Pedagogy: Critical Approaches to Teaching Literature, Language, Composition, and Culture. Vol. 19.1, forthcoming. 

“Choosing Spinsterhood: Enacting Singleness in Persuasion.” Persuasions: The Jane Austen Journal. Vol. 38, 2016, pp. 236-244.