Category Archives: Original Digital Projects

A Multimodal Tools Challenge

Each semester, I incorporate a multimodal/multimedia project or project element into my writing courses. I’ve tried many strategies for introducing students to the wide-range of free tools available to them (see my “Online Collaboration Tool” exercise). Currently, students in my Rhetorical Grammar … Continue reading

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Teaching Business Writing Online: Strategies, Successes, and Lessons Learned

The most common complaint I hear about online teaching is that students do not get the same immersive, challenging environment available in physical classrooms. Online courses are often blamed for “watering down” the learning experience and allowing students to get … Continue reading

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New Vidcasts for the OWL at Purdue

I’m happy to share the vidcasts that I created for the OWL at Purdue’s YouTube channel. Enjoy! Introduction to Rhetoric: How to Write White Papers: Invention and Prewriting: Introduction to Pathos:

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Naming Affrilachia selected for Enculturation

My article is now live on Enculturation‘s site.  Be sure to view it in Chrome or IE, as the videos might not work in other browsers: http://enculturation.gmu.edu/naming-affrilachia

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Simulating Grad Anxiety: An Application for Video Game Therapy

I wrote this website as a final project from Samantha Blackmon’s ENGL 680V course, “Writing in Virtual Worlds”: http://simulatinganxiety.weebly.com/index.html.

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Postprocess Theory and the Digital Turn

I’d be happy to send you a link to my final webtext for Patricia Sullivan’s 591 (Intro to Composition Theory) course at Purdue if you comment on this post.

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My Literacy Narrative

I just stumbled upon a web-surprise.  It’s the literacy narrative that I shared in 2009 at the University of Cincinnati as an MA student.  It’s in the Digital Archive.  If you haven’t uploaded your narrative, you’ve got to do it.  … Continue reading

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