Monthly Archives: March 2017

ENG 123 12.2: Writing an Introduction

Today’s Plan: Attendance Advising and ENG 229 Professional Writing Introductions Peer Review Final Round Advising and ENG 229 Professional Writing Two things: first, a few of you have approached me about serving as an academic advisor. I am more than … Continue reading

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ENG 123 12.1: Peer Review Workshop #3

Today’s Plan: Attendance Emailing Me Review Peer Workshop #1 Criteria MLA / APA format Peer Review Homework Emailing Me It is the time of the semester when I know many people are stressed and feeling overwhelmed. I’ve gotten a few … Continue reading

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ENG 123 11.2: Peer Review Workshop #1

Today’s Plan: Resources for Surveys Peer Review Sheet Homework Resources for Designing a Survey Since a number of you are working on designing surveys or questionnaires, I wanted to spend a bit of time in class discussing them. Let’s take … Continue reading

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ENG 420 11.2: Surveys and Nussbaum

Today’s Plan: Undergraduate Research Surveys Nussbaum Homework

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ENG 123 11.1: Drafting Material

Today’s Plan: Attendance Annotated Bibliography Scores Calendar Review Workshop Groups Drafting Expectations Annotated Bibliography Scores Two criteria: number of sources (11) and word count (2000). 4 people did not turn in an annotated bibliography. Calendar Review Week Eleven Tuesday, Mar … Continue reading

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ENG 420 11.1: Dowd and Bensimon

Today’s Plan: Proposal Expectations Dowd and Bensimon reading notes and questions CUE’s Syllabus Review Protocol Reading Homework Proposal Expectations Original project description: Around week 9 of the course, I will ask you to submit a 750 word proposal for a … Continue reading

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ENG 420 9.2: Giroux and Academic Freedom

Today’s Plan: Calendar Update and Final Paper Information Sharing Final Paper Ideas Giroux and Academic Freedom Giroux and Academic Freedom In preparation for today’s class, I asked you to prepare papers that outline a potential research project. It is in … Continue reading

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9.1: Looking Back (and Giroux)

Today’s Plan: Looking Back Giroux Homework Looking Back A passage regarding assigning difficult texts got me thinking. The passage: An example of what I believe education should look like is teaching important skills while urging creativity is English classes that … Continue reading

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ENG 123 8.2: Sentence Outline Assignment

Today’s Plan: Attendance Reminder: Conference Schedule Textbook Review: Types of Arguments Sentence Outline Assignment Homework Conference Schedule Remember we will not be meeting in class next week. Instead of class, I will be meeting with you to discuss the Sentence … Continue reading

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