Dr. Clayann Gilliam Panetta, Professor, received her B.A. from Blue Mountain College; and her M.A. and Ph.D. from Old Dominion University. Her specialty area is rhetoric and composition. As such a practitioner, she teaches a variety of writing courses, including First-Year Composition, Advanced Composition, Scientific/Technical Writing, Business Communications, and Rhetoric and Power. She also directs the CBU Writing and Communications Corner. Her primary research interests include Contrastive Rhetoric and varying aspects of Rhetorical Power.