Events

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Wellness Center, Room 148

Join our English conversation gatherings on Tuesdays! Meet new people while talking about culture, current events, and more. All Duke community members are welcome. No need to pre-register. You can… read more about Global Conversations in the Wellness Center »

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Upper East Side

We all know the dangers and discomfort of the reluctant or unbalanced class discussion. Come try out a playful variety of creative writing and arts-based methods of prompting rich and equitable… read more about Sparking Rich Discussions »

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Upper East Side

We all know the dangers and discomfort of the reluctant or unbalanced class discussion. Come try out a playful variety of creative writing and arts-based methods of prompting rich and equitable… read more about Stand and Deliver »

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Online

Many of our student writers struggle to organize their ideas and express them in a coherently structured way. Participants in this workshop will learn approaches for helping students to review and… read more about Helping Students Write Well-Structured Papers »

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Wellness Center, Room 148

Join our English conversation gatherings on Tuesdays! Meet new people while talking about culture, current events, and more. All Duke community members are welcome. No need to pre-register. You can… read more about Global Conversations in the Wellness Center »

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Duke Office of Civic Engagement

In this workshop, participants will learn (1) strategies to identify potential outlets for publishing community-engaged research and teaching; (2) tools to help communicate their work to diverse… read more about Publishing and Communicating Your Work as Community-Engaged Scholars »

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Online

The principles of Improvisation: "Listen", "Yes and", and "Make your partner look good" are inspiring DEI facilitators working with corporations, health care and now, education. Come to enjoy and… read more about “Improv-ing” Diversity and Belonging »

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Zoom

This virtual interactive workshop offers non-traditional arts and creative writing-based strategies for exploring and implementing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion practices in your class, clinic,… read more about Creative Inclusivity and Community-Building »

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Wellness Center, Room 148

Join our English conversation gatherings on Tuesdays! Meet new people while talking about culture, current events, and more. All Duke community members are welcome. No need to pre-register. You can… read more about Global Conversations in the Wellness Center »

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Online

Grading student writing can be a frustrating and time-consuming affair. This session offers guidance on grading and designing context-appropriate guidelines and rubrics (Core 4). Led by Cary… read more about Grading Student Writing »

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Wellness Center, Room 148

Join our English conversation gatherings on Tuesdays! Meet new people while talking about culture, current events, and more. All Duke community members are welcome. No need to pre-register. You can… read more about Global Conversations in the Wellness Center »

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Online

Story Spine*, developed by Kenn Adams as a narrative writing tool can be adapted to fulfill the learning outcomes beyond its original intent from "cause and effect" phenomenon in any discipline to… read more about Employing Story-Spine across Disciplines »

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Duke Office of Durham and Community Affairs

Gather with other community-engaged scholars across North Carolina to set aside time for writing, in community. This retreat will include directed writing time, optional individual breakout… read more about North Carolina Campus Engagement Writing Retreat »

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Online

Visuals are an essential component of writing in many disciplines--from graphs in the physical sciences to reproductions of artwork in the humanities to maps in the social sciences. Yet students… read more about Writing about Visuals »

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Wellness Center, Room 148

Join our English conversation gatherings on Tuesdays! Meet new people while talking about culture, current events, and more. All Duke community members are welcome. No need to pre-register. You can… read more about Global Conversations in the Wellness Center »

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Wellness Center, Room 148

Join our English conversation gatherings on Tuesdays! Meet new people while talking about culture, current events, and more. All Duke community members are welcome. No need to pre-register. You can… read more about Global Conversations in the Wellness Center »

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Online

Instructors often spend considerable time marking student papers--identifying errors, making suggestions, line editing, and so on. But the long hours instructors put into this effort are frequently… read more about Giving Efficient and Effective Feedback »

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Wellness Center, Room 148

Join our English conversation gatherings on Tuesdays! Meet new people while talking about culture, current events, and more. All Duke community members are welcome. No need to pre-register. You can… read more about Global Conversations in the Wellness Center »

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Online

Working with source texts is a key element of nearly all scholarly writing. Such work involves many elements including choosing sources, summary, paraphrase, quotation, and citation. Students'… read more about Working with Sources »

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Wellness Center, Room 148

Join our English conversation gatherings on Tuesdays! Meet new people while talking about culture, current events, and more. All Duke community members are welcome. No need to pre-register. You can… read more about Global Conversations in the Wellness Center »

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Wellness Center, Room 148

Join our English conversation gatherings on Tuesdays! Meet new people while talking about culture, current events, and more. All Duke community members are welcome. No need to pre-register. You can… read more about Global Conversations in the Wellness Center »

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Online

Oral presentations can be a meaningful and valuable part of a course, and many students need practice to develop their public speaking skills. Yet students may have misguided ideas about what makes… read more about Assigning Oral Presentations »

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Wellness Center, Room 148

Join our English conversation gatherings on Tuesdays! Meet new people while talking about culture, current events, and more. All Duke community members are welcome. No need to pre-register. You can… read more about Global Conversations in the Wellness Center »

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Online

While co-authorship is increasingly common in undergraduate courses, instructors often lack knowledge of how to effectively manage collaborative writing projects. Topics for this session include… read more about Setting Up and Managing Group Writing Assignments »

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Wellness Center, Room 148

Join our English conversation gatherings on Tuesdays! Meet new people while talking about culture, current events, and more. All Duke community members are welcome. No need to pre-register. You can… read more about Global Conversations in the Wellness Center »