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ENG 122 12.2: Proposals, Conferences, Scholarship

Today’s plan: Attendance Index Card Questions Conference Sign Up [Google Doc] Proposal Assignment Review MLA and APA Checklist Survey and Interview Review Booth exercise Reading Scholarship Homework Conference Sign Up Hi all. I’ve put up a Google Doc with meeting … Continue reading

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12.1: Research and Proposals

Today’s Plan: Library Research Presentation Proposal Project Homework Proposal Project In Thursday’s class you will sign up for meeting times with me next week. Before we meet, I will ask you to submit a final paper proposal. I would like … Continue reading

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ENG 122 8.1: Logos and Statistics Continued

Today’s Plan: Draft 3: Google Drive Permission Messy Paragraphs PEW Center Exercise Leggo My Logos Reading Paragraphs Exercise Homework Volunteers Messy Paragraphs One point. Last week I said if you write a paragraph that has more than one idea, then … Continue reading

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ENG 122: 6.1 Workshopping

Today’s Plan: Rhetorical Concept: Kairos Workshopping Index Card Questions Homework Rhetorical Concept: Kairos The textbook definition of kairos is “right place, right time.” But time here means something different than we tend to think of it (as chronos, the quantitative … Continue reading

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ENG 122 3.2: Piece #1, Workshop #1

Today’s Plan: Williams and Bizup on Actions (Canvas) Review Piece #1 Submission Workshop Williams and Bizup on Actions Hi all. First I want to read a selection from William and Bizup’s Style together. Then we’ll work through a quiz on … Continue reading

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ENG 122 2.2: Peer Reviewing Proposals

Today’s Plan: UNC writing center (by appointment only) Proposal Project review MLA / APA checklist Strategies for workshopping and peer review Peer review Homework UNC Writing Center As you work to finish your projects, I wanted to emphasize the usefulness … Continue reading

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ENG 122: 2.1 Proposals

Today’s Plan: Attendance Review Proposal Project Review Your Questions Craft: The Period Setting up medium.com accounts Homework Review Proposal Project Let’s look at the post from last class again. Review Your Questions This is always a productive way to spend … Continue reading

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ENG 122 1.1: Introduction to Argument

Tuesday, August 22. Today’s plan: Read Lee (3:30-3:40) Group up, discuss questions (3:40-3:50) Review Questions (3:50-4:00) Read piece #2 (4:00-4:10) Group up with different people, discuss questions (4:10-4:20) Review Questions (4:20-4:30) Syllabus (4:30-4:40) Attendance and homework (4:40-4:45) Timothy B. Lee’s … Continue reading

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ENG 420 14.2: Final Presentations

Today’s Plan: Canvas: Two assignments Presentations Visual Rhetoric Crash Course Canvas There’s two new assignments up, the final paper draft (1 point) and the final paper (200 points). Presentations First, let’s look to the syllabus: In our last week, I … Continue reading

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ENG 123 14.1: Final Presentations

Today’s Plan: Attendance Gradebook Questions Final Presentation Expectations Visual Rhetoric Crash Course Calendar Vote Final Presentation Expectations The final component of this class asks you to transform your longer research project into a concise presentation of 5 minutes. You have … Continue reading

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