PWR News

Recent PWR News

[Pictured above: Christine Alfano (far left) and several of her ESF students in their weekly post-Seminar photo in front of MemChu, titled by student "ESF 7A 4ever"] If you had told me a year ago that I’d be settled in at the end of fall quarter 2019, reading RBAs about the concept of akrasia in Plato’s “Apology”... Read More

Instructor News

[Pictured above: Holly Fulton, Sarah Pittock, Shanley Jacobs, Katie Fitz, and Janet Kim at the VPUE...

Activity Showcase

The Uprising (L'Emeute) by Honoré Daumier
Activity title: Voice Warm-up Author: Tom Freeland Course: PWR 2 Activity length and schedule: This...

Student Spotlight

picture of graduating NSC seniors
In this quarter's issue, we're pleased to celebrate the accomplishments of the seniors graduating...

Up Close with Student Winners

In this issue, we're spotlighting the winners of the Spring 2019 Boothe Awards. They'll be honored...

Coordinator's Corner

By Cassie Wright Sharp slide decks, moving vocal delivery, timely argument, exceptional evidence...

Writing Specialist Confidential

Being the Writing Specialist in the Economics department in 2013-14 was challenging, not just...

Teachers, Writers, Scholars

[pictured above: Becky with her sister and her mom's dog] Becky Richardson teaches much beloved PWR...

Instructional Innovations and Inspirations

[Picture above: Dr. Yanshuo Zhang (center) and students from her PWR class] For this issue, we had...

Committee Updates

Pictured above: The 2018-2019 Curriculum Committee. Missing from the photo - Angela Becerra...

Rhetoric from the Field

“If we look closely and engage in rhetorical listening, we can find precarious spaces located in...

Spotlight on WIM

Beyond the Farm

It’s no secret that I love radio and podcasts. My love of listening to podcasts in the car, however...