"I think that Ashanka is a great professor, honestly. Very approachable and welcoming." - English 101 Student.

"She is a very good instructor, she gets things done on time, she is always replying to my emails at a decent time and you can always count on her in class and out of class. Very reliable." - English 101 Student

Courses Taught 

University of Louisville (2016-Present)

  • English 102: Intermediate College Writing (Theme: Popular Culture) - Spring 2017 (Syllabus)

  • English 101: Introduction to College Writing - Fall 2016 (Syllabus)

University of Nebraska-Lincoln (2014-2015)

Here I am (left) working with a 4th grade girl (right) on brainstorming a list at the Clyde Malone Center in Fall 2013.

  • English 150: Writing: Rhetoric as Inquiry - Fall 2014 (Syllabus) | Spring 2015 (Syllabus)

Other Teaching Experience

  • Digital Media Academy - University of Louisville, June 2016
  • Writing Lincoln Initiative - Lincoln, Nebraska, Site Coordinator and Teacher, 2013-2015