On November 11, 2016, Chelsea Woodard conducted a workshop for Tech creative writing students and read from her poetry collections Vellum and Solitary Bee as part of the Department of English and world Languages' Visiting Author series.
Dr. Woodard received her MFA from the Johns Hopkins University and her PhD from the University of North Texas. She earned a BA in Visual Arts and English from Union College. Her poems have appeared in The Threepenny Review, Southwest Review, Best New Poets, Blackbird, 32 Poems and other journals. She currently teaches in New Hampshire where she lives with her husband, Pete.