Mrs. Carolyn Towles

Title:Carolyn Towles

Professor & Chair of General Education English

Biographical Information:

Originally from Texas, Mrs. Towles has lived in Virginia with her family since 1976.  For the past twenty years, she has taught all levels of English for the English Department and currently oversees all of the 100 and 200 level English courses for the College of General Studies. 


  • BS Liberty University 1987 (English)
  • M.Ed Lynchburg College 1991
  • Course work IUP for Ph.D in Literature and Criticism

Projects/University Service:


  • Department of English and Modern Language Sigma Tau Delta Director 2002- 2009
  • Director of Freshman Writing
  • Director of GSAs


  • College of General Studies
  • Chair, General Studies English
  • Member of Core Comp. Committee