Sarah Heim

Sarah Heim, Visiting Lecturer
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Sarah J. Heim has taught composition at Westfield since 2005. Prior to teaching, Sarah worked as a professional journalist and editor in San Francisco and Boston. She has covered a wide range of topics, and her writing has appeared in the San Jose Mercury News, San Jose Magazine, MIT’s, Adweek, Stanford Magazine, Science and Spirit, and the Daily Hampshire Gazette, among others. In her spare time, she enjoys running, traveling, and spending time with her husband and two young sons.


  • M.A. in English Literature, Northeastern University, 2005
  • A.M. in Communications (Journalism), Stanford University, 2000
  • B.A. in English, University of Virginia, 1997

Courses Taught:

  • English 101 Composition I
  • English 102 Composition II
  • English 102 Composition II – Fashion
  • English 105 Honors Composition