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October 09, 2018

A Q&A with Rich Rice & Kirk St.Amant

Join us today as we talk with Rice Rich and Kirk St.Amant about their research…
Join us today as we talk with Rice Rich and Kirk St.Amant about their research on online education.
October 02, 2018

“We Will Be Better for It”: Critical Hope from Women…

Inclusive citation practices will only come through the concerted efforts of editors, publishers, and researchers…
Inclusive citation practices will only come through the concerted efforts of editors, publishers, and researchers to diversify what is published…
September 18, 2018

The Challenges and Rewards of Underwater Research

Underwater archaeology is not just about shipwrecks anymore.
Underwater archaeology is not just about shipwrecks anymore.
September 18, 2018

Ethnographic Connections: Reflections on Technology and the Maintenance of Relationships

What happens when the people with whom we work in the field are increasingly connected…
What happens when the people with whom we work in the field are increasingly connected with us via the internet,…
September 11, 2018

The Use of the Term "Mormon"

The president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced that the church…
The president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced that the church would discourage use of its…
September 04, 2018

Habits of Mind for Success

Two scholars consider the broad applications of curiosity, responsibility, flexibility, openness, persistence, engagement, creativity, and…
Two scholars consider the broad applications of curiosity, responsibility, flexibility, openness, persistence, engagement, creativity, and metacognition in the context of…
August 28, 2018

A Q&A with Ellen Carillo

Join us today, as we talk with Ellen C. Carillo about her research and the…
Join us today, as we talk with Ellen C. Carillo about her research and the future of rhetoric and composition.
August 21, 2018

Writing While Distracted: Negotiating Screen-Time

As we continue to become more wired, more connected, and more reliant on technology, it's…
As we continue to become more wired, more connected, and more reliant on technology, it's important that we continue to…
August 14, 2018

Reading as a Central Issue

Reading is a moral necessity and an overall decline in reading in American society shows…
Reading is a moral necessity and an overall decline in reading in American society shows a moral failing in our…
August 07, 2018

Death by Proxy: Breaking New Ground with Leisure and Death…

The deceased are the proxy for us—a stand-in, an unfortunate substitute for our own mortal…
The deceased are the proxy for us—a stand-in, an unfortunate substitute for our own mortal fears or desires. Their death…
July 31, 2018

If Public College-Bound Students (and Their Parents) Only Knew

Despite universal proclamations of the primary importance of teaching academic writing, such programs remain under-supported…
Despite universal proclamations of the primary importance of teaching academic writing, such programs remain under-supported at the large public universities.