Upcoming Events

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 1:00pm
Online

Peer feedback (often called "peer review" or "peer response") has become a mainstay of writing pedagogy. Peer feedback can indeed be valuable; but, like all classroom practices, it's effectiveness depends on how it is implemented. Topics of this workshop include understanding students' history with... read more  about Using Peer Feedback Effectively »

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 1:00pm
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Join our English conversation gathering from 1 to 2 pm Eastern time! We'll talk about cultural perspectives, current events, and more. All Duke community members (domestic and international students, visiting scholars/researchers, spouses, faculty, staff) are welcome. To receive the Zoom meeting... read more  about International Conversation Café »

Friday, March 19, 2021 - 4:00pm
Online

Online panel: https://duke.zoom.us/j/97355980279. (Please arrive a few minutes early; this event will start punctually at 4 pm.) Panelists: Pierce Freelon (Blackspace and NorthStar Church of the Arts), Carly Jones (North Carolina Arts Council), Monét Noelle Marshall (Artist. Consultant. Human.),... read more  about Community-based Arts: Being Human in 2021 »

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - 1:00pm
Online

While teachers have traditionally given students feedback on their writing in writing, advances in digital technology have made spoken, recorded feedback a viable option. Spoken feedback can be more pleasant and efficient to give than written feedback, and students tend to respond positively to the... read more  about Audio Feedback for Student Writing »

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 - 9:00am
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Join our English conversation gathering from 9 to 10 am Eastern time! We'll talk about cultural perspectives, current events, and more. All Duke community members (domestic and international students, visiting scholars/researchers, spouses, faculty, staff) are welcome. To receive the Zoom meeting... read more  about International Conversation Café »

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 1:00pm
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Join our English conversation gathering from 1 to 2 pm Eastern time! We'll talk about cultural perspectives, current events, and more. All Duke community members (domestic and international students, visiting scholars/researchers, spouses, faculty, staff) are welcome. To receive the Zoom meeting... read more  about International Conversation Café »

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 9:00am
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Join our English conversation gathering from 9 to 10 am Eastern time! We'll talk about cultural perspectives, current events, and more. All Duke community members (domestic and international students, visiting scholars/researchers, spouses, faculty, staff) are welcome. To receive the Zoom meeting... read more  about International Conversation Café »

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 1:00pm
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Join our English conversation gathering from 1 to 2 pm Eastern time! We'll talk about cultural perspectives, current events, and more. All Duke community members (domestic and international students, visiting scholars/researchers, spouses, faculty, staff) are welcome. To receive the Zoom meeting... read more  about International Conversation Café »

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 1:00pm
Online

Graphs, tables, diagrams, and other visuals are central to writing in some fields. Yet many students don't know how to craft such visual elements effectively. This session presents strategies to help students design visuals that communicate their intended meaning clearly for the intended audience... read more  about Helping Students Write with Visuals—Part 1: DESIGNING Visuals »

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 9:00am
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Join our English conversation gathering from 9 to 10 am Eastern time! We'll talk about cultural perspectives, current events, and more. All Duke community members (domestic and international students, visiting scholars/researchers, spouses, faculty, staff) are welcome. To receive the Zoom meeting... read more  about International Conversation Café »

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