Stories From Apr 2018

Apr 20, 2018

Save the date: 2018 CRDM Graduation Ceremony

Dear colleagues, On behalf of the CRDMSA and the CRDM graduate program committee, the Communication, Rhetoric & Digital Media program warmly announces the 2018 CRDM Graduation Ceremony, to be held on May 12th from 6-8PM at the JC Raulston Arboretum. […]

Apr 20, 2018

co-organizer(s) needed: data visualization workshop

Hello, all:  the Public Science cluster is considering putting together a workshop Fall semester to bring together those on campus who is doing data visualization training/education, AND scientists who are running citizen science projects and need strong visuals to report […]

Apr 16, 2018

April Job Market Talk – Friday April 20th

Dear friends and colleagues, A reminder that our second CRDMSA Job Talks will be held this Friday April 20th, from 1-2PM in Circuit Studio. We will be hearing from Dr. Ronisha Browdy and 4th-year Sarah Evans on strategies for organizing the job search. We welcome […]

Apr 12, 2018

Graduate Student discussion with guest Dr. Sandra Jamieson

Dear Fellow Graduate Students:   We invite each of you to join us for an informal/brown bag discussion with Dr. Sandra Jamieson on campus next Monday, April 16 from 12-1pm. Dr. Jamieson is one of the lead investigators on the Citation Project, an […]

Apr 12, 2018

Invitation: Special Graduate Student Opportunity with Dr. Elizabeth Wardle

Graduate Students,   The Campus Writing and Speaking Program invites you to a graduate student interactive conversation with Dr. Elizabeth Wardle, “Considering Threshold Concepts in Your Graduate Education: Liminality and ‘Doctorateness'” from 12-1:00 pm on Tuesday, April 24th in room 138 of the 1911 Building.     […]

Apr 12, 2018

CWSP’s Workshop with Dr. Elizabeth Wardle

Dear colleagues,    Registration is now open for the Campus Writing & Speaking Program’s Workshop with Dr. Elizabeth Wardle on Tuesday, April 24th from 3:00 to 5:00 pm in Withers Hall – room 331.    Dr. Wardle is Howe Professor and Director of Roger and […]

Apr 9, 2018

INTRODUCING: nextGEN Listserv for Writing & Rhetoric Grad Students

On behalf of the efforts of a start-up team of: Kyle Larson, Miami University (OH) Lucy Johnson, Washington State University Ashanka Kumari, University of Louisville Gavin P. Johnson, Ohio State University Virginia Schwarz, University of Wisconsin-Madison Sara Doan, University of […]

Apr 9, 2018

THE USER UNCONSCIOUS: On Affect, Media, and Measure by Patricia Ticineto Clough / Hyperrhiz: New Media Cultures

Wide-ranging essays and experimental prose forcefully demonstrate how digital media and computational technologies have redefined what it is to be human   Please let me know if you would like a review copy. THE USER UNCONSCIOUS: On Affect, Media, and […]

Apr 6, 2018

IEEE TPC Special Issue on User-Generated Content and Its Effects on the Profession (December 2019)

IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication Call for Submissions: Special Issue on User-Generated Content and Its Effects on the Profession (December 2019) Guest editors: Josephine Walwema (Oakland University), Hilary Sarat-St. Peter (Columbia College Chicago), and Felicia Chong (Oakland University) A smartphone user types […]

Apr 6, 2018

Call for Student Contributions for the “Student Perspectives” Column in STC’s Intercom magazine

The Intercom magazine, the official magazine of the Society for Technical Communication (STC), has created a new Student Perspectives column dedicated to publishing short (750-1,000 word) entries written by students enrolled in graduate and undergraduate programs in technical, scientific, professional, or business […]