“Equipping students to work across and within contemporary networked spaces, and to write in a range of genres and a diversity of modes to audiences local and widespread, will serve students in their higher education experiences and in the workplaces of the future.” -- Because Digital Writing Matters
The Emory Writing Program is excited to invite teachers within the Atlanta area to join us on Tuesday, January 29 for a symposium on Digital Publication, Undergraduate Research and Writing. All of our plenary panelists have tremendous experience at developing program and campus cultures of innovative digital pedagogy. This event is co-sponsored by the Emory College Writing Program, Emory's Center for Interactive Teaching, and Emory University Libraries.
Please join us for this free half-day event. Lunch is free too, but please RSVP.
Tuesday, January 29. Jones Room, Robert W. Woodruff Library, Emory University.
8:30 – 9:30 am Amy Goodloe (CU Boulder), Pete Rorabaugh (Hybrid Pedagogy), Robin Wharton (Hybrid Pedagogy)
9:30 – 10:00 am Coffee & pastries
10:00 am – 12:00 pm Rebecca Burnett (Georgia Tech), Jim Groom (U Mary Washington), Laura McGrath (Kennesaw U), Tim Owens (U Mary Washington)
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch & 5-minute pedagogy blitz presentations
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