Technology Archive

  • Teaching Context: Human Trafficking

    Description The following set of materials are the core documents for a research simulation exercise I do during the last third of the semester. By this point students have written three essays, narrative, compare/contrast, and expository/argumentative each with a draft. As such, they have learned […]

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  • Link for Piece on Facebook and Intimacy (Thanks to Barbara Emanuele)

    Link for Piece on Facebook and Intimacy (Thanks to Barbara Emanuele)

    Barbara sent this really interesting New York Times article on intimacy, social relations, and Facebook that might spark class discussion on social media and technology. I was surprised by the lack of investment in Facebook a lot of my younger students expressed this semester. I’m […]

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  • Links for Pieces on Technology (Thanks to Matt Lau)

    Matt called our attention to the following articles that can be shared with students when discussing technology in the classroom. The first is a funny take on internet etiquette and grammar: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/news/6408927/Internet-rules-and-laws-the-top-10-from-Godwin-to-Poe.html It includes, as its first entry, Godwin’s law, which I brought up at […]

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  • 9/25 Composition Committee Meeting Notes

    Composition Committee Meeting, 9/25/13 Attendees: Tanya Zhelezcheva, Dominique Zino, Matt Koch, Pete Gray, George Fragopoulos, Jodie Childers, Jean Murley, Aliza Atik, Stephen Tumino, Melissa Dennihy, Elizabeth Toohey, Danny Sexton, Chris Leary, Rob Becker, Kat Alves, Joan Dupre, Danielle Izzo, Matt Lau, Kim Banks, Tammi Rothman, […]

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