Communication Colloquium: Research into Teaching

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Tuesday November 29, 2011 - Wednesday November 30, 2011
      10:00 am - 10:59 am
  • Location: Skiles Building, 002
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Contact

Dr. Brandy Ball Blake, Marion L. Brittain Postdoctoral Fellow

brandy.blake@lcc.gatech.edu

Summaries

Summary Sentence: The Writing & Communication Program invites you to an encore performance of its firs Communication Colloquium this semester.

Full Summary: The Writing & Communication Program invites you to an encore performance of its first Communication Colloquium this semester, featuring lectures by:Dr. Michelle Gibbons and Dr. Malavika Shetty

The Writing & Communication Program invites you to an encore performance of its first Communication Colloquium this semester, featuring lectures by Dr. Michelle Gibbons and Dr. Malavika Shetty.

Presentation Title: “The Speech Exemplar in the Multimodal Classroom”
This presentation will discuss strategies for incorporating speeches from this year’s Freshman Reading Project selection, _I Have a Dream: Writings and Speeches that Changed the World_, into Engl1101 and 1102 courses.

Michelle Gibbons received received her PhD from the University of Pittsburgh in 2010.  Her research interests include rhetorical theory and criticism.

Presentation Title: “The Impact of Orality: Using the Personal Essay to Explore and Develop Oral Language Skills in the Classroom”
This lecture will examine how the personal “This I Believe” essay can be used as a means to develop and appreciate oral language skills.

Malavika Shetty received her PhD in Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin. Her areas of interest are linguistic anthropology, sociolinguistics, and narrative.

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
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Groups

Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, School of Literature, Media, and Communication

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Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
Communication Colloquium, research into teaching
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  • Created By: Carol Silvers
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Nov 28, 2011 - 1:30pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 9:56pm