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Friday, September 30 – ONLINE

For class today, you will watch a brief lecture on Format and Design that will help you think about what your Editorial Response artifact should look like. Then, you will respond to the discussion posts from last class on A.O. … Continue reading

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Claim yourself ‘adulting’ if you’ve just began to take things seriously

Editorial:  How I learned to love “adulting” —the word, if not the act   Claim 1:  ‘Part of being an adult is taking ownership of your mistakes, moving on and doing everything in your power not to make them again.’ Analysis: … Continue reading

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The facts behind “Those tech-savvy ‘Millenials'”

The editorial I analyzed was “Those tech-savvy ‘Millenials’” by Jim Rapoza from the Eweek news source.  The link to the pdf of the editorial is: http://content.ebscohost.com/ContentServer.asp?T=P&P=AN&K=31758638&S=R&D=a9h&EbscoContent=dGJyMNXb4kSeqLY40dvuOLCmr06eqK9Sr6a4TbOWxWXS&ContentCustomer=dGJyMOXf8km549%2BB7LHjgO3p8gAA This editorial’s main argument is that “Managing IT workers born after 1980 takes the least work.” In other words, Millennials are … Continue reading

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7 Reasons Millennials Are Not The Worst Generation – An Editorial Fact Check

The article I choose is “7 Reasons Millennials Are The Worst Generation” by Ben Shapiro, published on Breitbart News, 3 Feb 2015. My marked-up version is Here. Claim 1: “They Think Colbert Should Be President.” Evidence: “According to the latest Fusion … Continue reading

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How (Complete) Adulthood Doesn’t Ever Happen

An Editorial Response to How Adulthood Happens  by David Brooks in the New York Times (published June 12, 2015). Find my marked up version here. Claim: “The people who endure this rite of passage have often attended colleges where they were not … Continue reading

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Are Millennials the Worst Generation?

Editorial: 7 Reasons Millennials are the Worst Generation http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2015/02/03/7-reasons-millennials-are-the-worst-generation/ Summary: In this editorial, “7 Reasons Millennials are the Worst Generation,” Ben Shapiro discusses 7 reasons of why he thinks that millennials are the worst generation. He concludes several reasons based … Continue reading

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Bashing Millennials: Editorial Response

Editorial: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/technology/corporate-america-chases-the-mythical-millennial.html?_r=1&register=google Claims: “Everyone knows millennials don’t read news” (Para 1) –False; This claim that millennials don’t read the news is obviously not true. Even here at Georgia Tech, I see almost every student is interested in the news around … Continue reading

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Friday, September 23: ONLINE

For today’s class, you will respond to a set of discussion questions about Generation Like and Millennials Rising. Then you will watch a video about improving introductions and conclusions and use that advice to revise your own introduction or conclusion … Continue reading

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