MA, Communication Studies, Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN (2010)
BA, Speech Communication/Theater Arts, North Central College, Naperville, IL (2005)
Teaching Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (2016-present)
Instructor, Valley City State University (2015-2016)
Instructor/Assistant Director of Forensics, Concordia College (2010-2015)
Teaching Assistant and Forensics Coach, Minnesota State University, Mankato (2008-2010)
Areas of Interest
I specialize in the areas of performance and gender, specifically public speaking, identity, power, gender and culture.
Ted Talk – Tedx Fargo, “No Apology Living”
3 Minute Thesis- University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, “Would you say you had sex if…”
Orcholski, M. (2020). “Black Women, Francis Beal, & the Shifting of Enemyship.” In Civil Liberties in Real Life: Seven Studies, Edited by Timothy Shiell, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. Pending
Rasmussen Lenox, T. & Orcholski, M. (2018). Transgressively tWERQing. Women and Language Online, 40(1), 145-159.
Orcholski, M. & Cronn-Mills, D. (2011). They know what they’re doing, but don’t know why: A theoretical exploration of intertextuality in interpretation events. National Forensics Journal, 29(2), 174-182.
Orcholski, M. (2009). Emotions, chaos, & commotion: A family narrative. Philament, 15, 91-97. https://philamentjournal.files.wordpress.com/2016/01/orcholski_emotions.pdf