Undergraduate research in English studies

by Laurie Grobman

Publisher: National Council of Teachers of English in Urbana, Ill

Written in English
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  • English language -- Study and teaching (Higher),
  • English language -- Writing -- Study and teaching (Higher),
  • English language -- Written English -- Study and teaching (Higher)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementLaurie Grobman, Joyce Kinkead.
ContributionsKinkead, Joyce A., 1954-
LC ClassificationsPE1065 .G784 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23910273M
ISBN 109780814155585
LC Control Number2009043837

Undergraduate Conference on Slavic and East/Central European Studies University Of California This conference gives students the opportunity to integrate their language skills with research on some aspect of Slavic or East/Central European studies and to present their work in a collegially critical and at the same time friendly and supportive. Introduction: Illuminating Undergraduate Research in English / Laurie Grobman and Joyce Kinkead I Mentoring Undergraduate Researchers in English Studies 1 Mentor as Method: Faculty Mentor Roles and Undergraduate Scholarship / David Elder and Joonna Smitherman Trapp 2 Partners in Scholarship: The Making of an Anthology / Margaret Earley Whitt. Students can submit work, join the staff, or volunteer. Copies are available in the English Dept. SUURJ. Developed to highlight undergraduate research, Seattle University Undergraduate Research Journal publishes peer-reviewed student work, offering editorial apprenticeships in a credit-bearing on: 1st Avenue, Casey , Seattle, , WA. This entry was posted in Summer, URP and tagged american indian studies, anthropology, CHID, english, humanities, interdisciplinary arts & sciences, Jackson School of International Studies, Mary Gates Endowment, Office of Research, SIAH, Simpson Center for the Humanities, summer, Summer Institute in the Arts and Humanities, Undergraduate.

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Undergraduate Research (Semester Based) English Composition Book Cover Design Contest Professional Writing Professional Writing Undergraduate Program Undergraduate Studies Neuroscience: Brain, Mind, Behavior Neuroscience: Neurobiology. For a detailed schedule of undergraduate presenters, visit the English department calendar or contact [email protected] "Spotlight on English: Outside the Book" is sponsored by the English department and K-State Libraries. Discover first-hand how research contributes to the advancement of human knowledge. Experience a change of pace from formal classroom activities and gain skills applicable to both research and non-research careers. Studies show that students who engage in research are twice as likely to graduate, five-times more likely to go on to graduate school, and have more .

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Others provide case studies of undergraduate research in literature and composition and rhetoric. The volume combines theory and practice, and lays the groundwork for further practice and inquiry, sending forth a call to broaden undergraduate research possibilities in all areas of by: 7.

Undergraduate Research in English Studies is a groundbreaking collection that aims to mobilize the profession of English studies to further participate in undergraduate research, an educational movement and comprehensive curricular innovation that is “the pedagogy for the twenty-first century,” according to the Joint Statement of Principles.

Alumni donors have funded dozens of awards and prizes for outstanding Ohio State English students. We are proud to introduce the winners of awards for creative writing, scholarly writing and academic excellence listed below. SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS GWYNNIE BALL | Reba Elaine Pearl Burkhardt Roorbach Award in Creative Nonfiction For the best essay or nonfiction book.

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Undergraduate Research in English Studies is a groundbreaking collection that aims to mobilize the profession of English studies to further participate in undergraduate research, an educational movement and comprehensive curricu-lar innovation that is “the pedagogy for the twenty-first century,” according to.

LURe Journal will be accepting used book and DVD donations from the West Georgia community to go towards our third annual Used Book & DVD Sale. All donations and subsequent profit will support the journal and undergraduate research.

Please drop off donations to the TLC building at the University of West Georgia, in TLC rooms during office hours or TLC anytime. Undergraduate Studies The Undergraduate English Program is proud to offer a B.A. in English, a minor in English Literature, and a minor in Creative Writing.

The English Department is located in the Bingham Humanities Building, Room of how research can play a crucial role in English Studies provides a rush of enthusiasm for the reader who reads Undergraduate Research in English Studies, edited by Laurie Grobman and Joyce Kinkead.

Neither Grobman or Kinkead are new to the discussion about the role of undergraduate research in first-year writing curriculum.

InGrobman. The Department of English offers over courses for undergraduate- and graduate-level students. These courses focus on a Undergraduate research in English studies book array of topics from across the fields of American and British literature; world literature; critical and narrative theory; film, video game analysis and other areas of popular culture studies; rhetoric, composition and literacy; digital media studies; and.

Research the robotics revolution Study ancient cures for insights into modern diseases Analyze the films of a Hollywood legend The College of General Studies gives students a unique opportunity to partner with faculty on research projects. English Undergraduate Research: Ethnography of the University (English Student Research) English Undergraduate Research: Children’s Literature (English Student Research) HOPR / Lights, Camera, Activism (Honors Program) Jablonowski Award (Best Undergraduate Research Paper, History) (History Student Research).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxxii, pages ; 23 cm. Contents: Introduction: Illuminating Undergraduate Research in English / Laurie Grobman and Joyce Kinkead --I Mentoring Undergraduate Researchers in English Studies Mentor as Method: Faculty Mentor Roles and Undergraduate Scholarship / David Elder and Joonna.

This approachable guide walks students through the process of research in literary studies, providing them with tools for responding successfully to course assignments. Written by two experienced librarians, the guide introduces the resources available through college and university libraries and explains how to access the ones a student needs.

A Look at Undergraduate Research: Women Writers, Food, and Wartime. When a computer engineering student and an English major help a rhetoric professor with a book about British women writers and food, you’re seeing the interdisciplinary synergy of.

The English Department is offering six (6) Undergraduate Professional and Research Experience Program (UPREP) projects for Fall UPREPs are only for ENGL majors with a + GPA (overall/major). The application deadline is pm, Ma Students selected will do the following: receive $ Undergraduate research allows students to work closely with a faculty member to generate or discover new information in a particular field.

The scholarly projects have proven to be an effective mechanism to enhance hands-on learning, discovery. Approximately 10 undergraduate Psychology majors per semester assist with data collection and data coding. As part of his research on inspiration and writing, Professor Thrash hired several panels of English majors and graduate students from the American Studies program to evaluate technical aspects of participants' writing quality and style.

A new book, "Undergraduate Research in English Studies," has been co-edited by Laurie Grobman, professor of English and women's studies at Penn State Berks and founding editor of Young Scholars in Writing, a peer-reviewed journal for students.

The book says undergraduates in English should have the same opportunities as those in the sciences to conduct research. The Medieval and Renaissance Studies minor focuses on the period from the fall of Rome (5th century C.E.) to The minor allows students to take courses in art history, English, history, music, philosophy, political science, religion, and a range of languages (Arabic, French, Spanish, German, Italian, and Latin as well as medieval languages such as Old.

Undergraduate research is the exploration of a specific topic within a field by an undergraduate student that makes an original contribution to the discipline. It is a fairly recent concept in the academic community, with roots in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

The creation of MIT’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) in encouraged an explosion in. Undergraduate Research Many English Department courses offer students the chance to conduct independent research projects that are designed to enhance the skills needed to conduct primary research and that may result, in many cases, in the production of an Honors thesis, a conference presentation, or publication.

“Edited by Nancy Hensel, a noted scholar and leader in the international undergraduate research movement and a former Executive Officer for the Council on Undergraduate Research, this book provides a timely window onto the rapidly evolving landscape of course-based undergraduate research, particularly in early college settings.

For more information about the English Department's Undergraduate Program, click on the items under "Menu" to the right of this text. If you have questions about ENGL / or the First Year Composition Program, please visit the First Year Composition website. View our Major, Minor, and Certificate Requirements.

The admission requirements and application deadlines for our undergraduate degree programs in English and film and media studies may vary for incoming freshmen, transfer students and international students. Undergraduate research at Wells has led students to participate in local and national disciplinary conferences and to co-author papers for publication in scholarly journals.

For over twenty years, Wells students have been selected to present their research findings at the annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR). English Language Studies (ELS) considers the history and present status of the English Language.

Study of the English language is an important tool for the study of literature. To paraphrase CS Lewis, in the older periods you know what you don't understand, but in more recent periods the apparent similarity of the words of the text to. Welcome to the Guide to research resources for English!.

I hope that you will find this guide a useful starting place for your research in English language and literature. I have assembled a core collection of resources available through the WSU Libraries, as well as Author: Veronica Bielat.

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The Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters congratulates the achievements of undergraduate students who received recognition for their research, scholarship, artistic expression and creative discovery during the school year.Vexillum: The Undergraduate Journal of Classical and Medieval Studies: Vexillum promotes undergraduate scholarship in the fields of Classical and Medieval studies, and accepts scholarly papers written on a wide range of topics including history.