Peter Shipman, a former Judge Bulldog, graduated from the University of Utah in 2020 with a Master’s degree in English Literature. As a graduate student, Peter taught a Writing and Rhetoric course at the U for two years. Prior to his Master’s program, he attended the University of Redlands in California, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in both English Literature and Media Studies. While at Redlands, Peter pitched for the baseball team and was an editor for the campus newspaper, The Bulldog Weekly. After his undergraduate education, Peter spent substantial time travelling in South America.
In addition to teaching, Peter works as a baseball coach at Highland high school. He is a lifelong sports fan, enjoys hiking, camping, and has a passion for music and film history. Interestingly, Peter spent the 2001-2003 school years on our campus as an elementary student at Rowland Hall.