Steven Vest


Associate Professor and Head of Reference and Instruction Services



Educational Background

  • MSLS Clarion University of Pennsylvania
  • MFA Indiana University
  • BFA Bowling Green State University

I am...

I’m pleased to wear many hats at Alma.  I’m a librarian but I also teach creative writing, English and occasionally film.  I particularly enjoy teaching the First Year Experience and working with first generation students.


Associate Professor

My career at Alma began in


Creative work:

  • “Poem: Michigan Feb. 2010.”  Untitled With Passengers Magazine.  July 2013. 
  • “Poem: “Will the Singularity Be Televised?” .”  Scintilla Magazine.  Fall 2013. 
  • “Poem: Half-dreamt But Earnest.”  Scintilla Magazine.  Fall 2013. 
  • “Poem: In Arizona.”  Untitled With Passengers Magazine.  July 2013. 
  • “Poem: Why My Wife Doesn’t Trust Me to Drive.”  Bareback Magazine.  May 1, 2013.