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Shifting to Hybrid Mode

Starting immediately, we will be shifting into the online hybrid mode for this course. This means Friday’s class will be conducted online and that pattern will continue for the foreseeable future. A couple of things to remember: Information for each … Continue reading

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Wednesday, September 21

We began today with a brief lecture on improving thesis statements which will be useful when revising your formal definition papers, but also for future argumentative and persuasive forms of communication. Then, as a class, you worked through a peer … Continue reading

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Monday, September 19

We started class today with a visit from one of the Communication Center tutors, who described the resources and help available to you in the Communication Center (CULC 447). I strongly encourage you all to make appointments in the Communication … Continue reading

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Friday, September 16

In class today, we worked on a warm-up that was pulled from the podcast you listened to for Wednesday: describe parenting today in 4 words. We talked a bit about the experience of the online class that we all participated … Continue reading

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Monday, September 12

REMINDER: I will have slightly reduced office hours today: I will be in the office from 12:15-1:00pm. My office hours on Wednesday of next week will remain the same (12:15-1:30pm). Today, we talked through MLA citation styles, specifically the new … Continue reading

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Friday, September 9

In class today, you warmed up with your new peer review groups, working as a team to add additional information to the class google docs based on your readings of William’s Keywords, Noxon’s Rejuvenile and the episode of the podcast … Continue reading

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Wednesday, August 31

For today’s class, we revisited the activity from Monday and worked through the sources on Wikipedia from Chapter 12 in Practical Arguments. In teams, you worked to analyze the sources and posted your findings in the “Reply to Post” section … Continue reading

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Friday, August 26

Welcome back everyone! Once again, if you are new to this course, please read the previous posts for Monday and Wednesday‘s classes -this should get you caught up on what you missed and the reading/homework you will need to make … Continue reading

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Day 2: August 24

Welcome to day 2 of ENGL 1102! For those of you who came to class on Monday, welcome back! To those of you who are new, you can get a sense of what we completed in the first class in … Continue reading

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First Day of Class

Welcome to Georgia Tech and to ENGL 1101. I hope everyone had a wonderful first day of classes! Just as a brief recap, here are the things that we covered in class today (August 22). First, as an introduction to … Continue reading

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