Date Major Due Dates; Homework (due day listed); In class
M 1/25 Introduction to Course
W 1/27 Read Burke and Gee (Moodle)
M 2/1 Community Reflection Paper due; Discuss research and emails
W 2/3 Read Donegan and Onion
M 2/8 Bring in draft of Innovation Paper; Discuss genre and formatting resources (Moodle), Innovation Paper rubric
W 2/10 Workshop papers
M 2/15 Innovation Paper revisions due; Discuss Tufte, presentations, sample slides
W 2/17 Read sections of Pitt’s “Introducing Public Speaking” (all of The Basics, Writing the Speech, and Delivering the Speech), bring outline and visual aid for peer reviews of Presentation 1
M 2/22 Presentation 1
W 2/24 Presentation 1; Reflection Paper due by Friday
M 3/1 Read “Organizing Your Argument,” Damore memo, Jones, and Penny
W 3/3 Debate Proposal due; Discuss research
M 3/8 Research Analysis due
M 3/15 Midterm Reflection due
W 3/17 Annotated Bibliography due
M 3/22 Debate Paper due for peer reviews; Debate Paper Rubric
W 3/24 Conferences
M 3/29 Debate Paper revisions due
W 3/31 Peer review presentations
M 4/5 Presentation 2
W 4/7 Presentation 2
M 4/12 Presentation 2
W 4/14 Reflection Paper due
M 4/19 Bring draft of Advocacy Paper to class
W 4/21 Workshop papers
M 4/26 Advocacy Paper revisions due
M 5/3 Presentations
W 5/5 Presentations
T 5/11 Final Reflection due