Dr. Karen Hollingsworth Gardiner is a Professor in the English Department at The University of Alabama, where she also serves as Coordinator of Academic Integrity Initiatives for the College of Arts and Sciences. From 2002-2015, she served as a writing program administrator, ultimately directing the First-year Writing program from 2008-2015. In 2017 she was named a Learning in Action Fellow, and she was named an Innovation Scholar in 2018 and an Innovation Mentor in 2019. All views presented are those of the author.