MARC students Shana Hamid, Casie Moreland, and Cheyenne Riggs presented their panel "Actions Speak Louder than Words" at the 2010 AESA Conference in Denver, CO.
MARC student Andy Besa presented "Cantifilas Sails: My Secret Life as a Writing Center Tutor" at the 2010 IWCA-NCPTW Conference in Baltimore, MD.
MARC student Andy Besa presented "The Nepantla Beyond the Writing Center Door" at the New Directions Conference at the University of Arizona.
Nancy Wilson, Sue Beebe, MFA poetry student Stephanie Noll, and MARC student Lisa Bovee presented "Say What? One Hundred Years of Pedagogical Struggles with Composition Handbooks" at the 2011 Annual Convention of the National Council of Teachers of English, held Nov. 17-22, in Chicago.
Dr. Deb Balzhiser and Dr. Rebecca Jackson presented papers on the panel "Mapping Contested Spaces for the Undergraduate Major in Writing and Rhetoric" at the 2011 CCCC in Atlanta. Dr. Balzhiser's paper is titled 'Reading the Writing Major Configurations"; Dr. Jackson's paper is titled "Mission Work and the Work of Missions."
Dr. Octavio Pimentel and students Shana Hamid, Casie Moreland, and Cheyenne Riggspresented their panel "Ya Basta Con el Racismo!: Time to Recognize the OTHERS' Space" at the 2011 CCCC in Atlanta.
Conference Presentations & Publications
Collette Caton and Jonathan Polk's YouTube video response to readings from Kairos has been picked up and posted on the Kairos website to introduce a new section of the journal called "Disputatio: A Reader's Forum." To view their video and contribute to the online discussion of issues they raise, go tohttp://kairos.technorhetoric.net/12.2/binder.html?loggingon/lo3.html, scroll down to "Letting Us Know What You Think," and click on “YouTube video response."