Dr. Jacqueline Schiappa (she/her/hers) holds a PhD in Rhetoric, Scientific and Technical Communication from the Department of Writing Studies at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Schiappa teaches courses across disciplines in the humanities, primarily teaching subjects in rhetoric, writing, and communication with focuses on civic agency and activism in public life. She also regularly teaches academic writing courses for multilingual and/or international students, developmental writers, and first generation students. She has earned several competitive teaching awards and research-based fellowships in academic settings, and consistently contributes to curriculum development, assessment, and training projects. Her most recent (2018) book chapter advocates "active" intersectional approaches to social movement organizing and activism. Schiappa's previous scholarly publications address intersectionality in the Slutwalk movement (2015), and the impact of multimodal hashtag campaigns in the networked counterpublic known as Black Twitter (2014).