Eleanore Tisch earned her M.A. in Educational Foundations Policy & Practice from the University of Colorado, Boulder with an accompanying certificate in Culture, Language, and Social Practice. She received her B.A. from Naropa University in Writing & Literature. She is an interdisciplinary researcher, with toes in many oceans of thought. Her first chapbook, Salad Box Poems (Bottlecap Press, 2018), intermixes an academic awareness of social ills in schools with a deep trust in the biological processes of poetic expression.