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Archive for November, 2015

Rhetoric & Writing Student Presents NSF Lecture

Posted by bgsuenglish on November 23, 2015


Rhetoric & Writing PhD candidate Tina Arduini treated audience members Thursday, November 19th to  emerging findings from her dissertation project, “Tools of Play: Developing a Pedagogical Framework for gaming Literacy in the Multimodal Composition Classroom” as part of her Non-Service Fellowship (NSF) lecture.


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Rhetoric & Writing Graduate Lecture

Posted by bgsuenglish on November 18, 2015


The Rhetoric & Writing program celebrated Jeffrey S. Moore’s successful graduate lecture Wednesday, November 17th. Jeffrey previewed his timely study, “Digital Literacy and Composing Practices of Second Language Students: A Student Perspective on Writing, Technology, and Privilege” to an engaged audience.

Congratulations to Jeffrey: ABD!

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John Waters at Bowling Green

Posted by bgsuenglish on November 9, 2015

BGSU had writer and director John Waters on campus last week.  After a spoken word show Thursday evening, Waters met with students from English, Art, and Theater and Film on Friday.   It was great to hear him talking writing and the writing life to our students.  An article about his visit was published by the Sentinel-Tribune.563d96b8d8444.image

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