Christina Gant

Christina Gant


Bio: Employed at SCC since 1998
Adjunct instructor at St. Louis Community College, Wildwood, 2009-2011

A graduate of SCC, and former president of SCC's chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, I have been serving as a PTK chapter advisor since 2003. I earned my Bachelor's Degree in English and Certificate in Creative Writing at Washington University on a full-tuition scholarship and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Sigma Lambda. I earned my Master's Degree in English from UMSL with an emphasis in composition. I'm a member of Missouri Stream Team and served two years on the board of directors for Greenway Network.



Poetry Publications & Awards

  • Jim Haba Poetry Award, Mid Rivers Review, 2009
  • Editor’s Choice Award for poetry, Eliot Review, Washington University, 2002
  • Nota Bene Honors Anthology - Reynolds Award for Poetry, 2000
  • Poetry Award, Voyages of St. Peters, 2001
  • First Prize for Poetry, St. Peters Cultural Arts Center, 1998
  • Pen and Ink Magazine
  • PanGaia Magazine

"You must be willing to let go of the life you have planned, in order to have the life that is waiting for you."
~ Joseph Campbell


"Poetry is life distilled."
~Gwendolyn Brooks