​​​ Tarn Wilson



Resume


Education


MFA in Creative Writing                                    Rainier Writing Workshop                                                

MA in Education                                               Stanford University  

BA English; minor Biology                                 Principia College                

                                  

Writing Honors


Nominated for Pushcart Prize                                                                 

Writer-in-Residence, Hedgebrook Writer’s Colony   

​Second place, Iron Horse Discovered Voices Award for Nonfiction

Finalist for 2015 Red Hen Press Nonfiction Manuscript Award


Teaching Honors


Teacher of the Year, Gunn High School                                                                                                             Paul Douglas Teaching Scholarship, Stanford University                                                                                  

Alicia C. and Merril E. Newman Teaching Fellowship, Stanford University                                                

 

Writing Workshop Instructor, Selected Programs


Personal Journaling for Educators, EQ Conference, Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, California

Teaching Students To Write Freely, EQ Conference, Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, California

Teachers' Writing Group, Palo Alto, California

Creative Writing Youth Program, Fishtrap, Wallowa Lake, Oregon 

Lead with Your Heart: Writing and Imagery Workshop for Youth Leaders, Palo Alto, California 

Academic Travel Journaling, Link School, Buena Vista, Colorado

Creative Journaling, Camp Owatonna Creative Arts Program, Harrison, Maine

Memoir, Journaling, and Travel Journaling, Summer Session, Principia College, Elsah, Illinois

Women’s Writing Group, Mountain View, California

Nature Journaling, Teton Science School’s Creative Expressions in Nature, Kelly, Wyoming

Academic Travel Journaling, Nepal Abroad Program, A/U Ranches, Buena Vista, Colorado

College Writing, Freshman Writing Seminar, Principia College, Elsah, Illinois