Ms. Olga Cochran

Graduate Asst Teaching
  • BIOGRAPHY
  • I am holding my Master's Degree from ISU School of Communications. Love to travel, meet new people, read, play my guitar, cook, and watch stand-up.
  • CURRENT COURSES
  • ENG 101.Sec 019 Composition As Critical Inquiry
  • ENG 128.Sec 003 Gender In The Humanities
  • TEACHING INTERESTS
  • I am interested in how linguistic practices can be incorporated into teaching other disciplines on the spectrum of English Studies. Along with that I am curious about the ways humor can increase the efficacy of learning and teaching in Linguistics, Composition and Gender studies.
  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Efficacy and constraints of humor in pedagogical practice and in human interaction at large. The effects of stand-up comedy on students learning in the linguistics classroom.