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A stack of newspapers rolled up.
Aug 15, 2018
Overview: This activity is designed to introduce students to rhetorical analysis. It focuses on the visual rhetoric of advertisements.
Jul 22, 2018
Overview: This activity is an in-depth modification of a traditional scavenger hunt, targeting learning outcomes and research practices that students will transfer forward directly to their research project for their class.  The s
A concept map in the software application Yewno.
Jul 18, 2018
Overview: When students pick a research topic for the first time, they may not know where to begin in their research process.
A paper is sholded into three parts. Someone draws in one of the segments. The other segments are blank.
Jul 18, 2018
Overview: Writers often get stuck in a certain way of thinking about their research projects, which may make it challenging for them to make revisions or to understand the next directions for their projects.
The musician, Weird Al, plays an accordion on stage.
Jul 17, 2018
Overview: As a way of giving students practice in developing productive research questions along with enhancing their understanding of how research questions guide the initial research process, this activity directs students
A group of new instructors stands outside in front of Stanford's Hoover Tower
Jun 18, 2018
Who's Coming: Fellows
May 22, 2018
The Third Annual Sally Dickson Lecture on Diversity, Inclusion and Reflection will feature Lateefah Simon, a nationally acclaimed civil rights and social justice acti
May 14, 2018
In this issue, we're excited to spotlight the winners of the Winter 2018 Boothe Prize and Lunsford Awards.  We'll be honoring them, with this year's other winners, at our Awards Ceremonies this Tuesday (May 15) and Wednesday
May 14, 2018
Last year, PWR awarded six research grants to support the scholarly work and intellectual projects of its instructors.  Here's an update on what the grant recipients have been working on this year.

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