Maureen A. J. Fitzsimmons received her Bachelor of Arts in English and also her Master of Arts in English, with an emphasis on Rhetoric and Composition, from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California. She is currently working on a PhD in English at the University of California, Irvine, focusing on Rhetoric and Composition. She is a University of California at Irvine Regent’s Fellow, and has served as Vice Chair of the Jesuit Conference on Rhetoric and Composition. Her scholarly interests include composition historiographies and pedagogies, in all their manifestations, with special attention to Jesuit pedagogy and media ecologies. She has a chapter in the upcoming Traditions of Eloquence, edited by Cinthia Gannett and John Brereton, from Fordham Press, and has published a book review on the Stephen J. Reid and Emma Annette Wilson edited Ramus, Pedagogy and the Liberal Arts in “Rhetorica.