• 2019 Bedford New Scholars Advisory Board: Biographies

    Shannon Butts (recommended by Creed Greer) is pursuing her PhD in English with a concentration in Rhetoric and Writing Studies at The University of Florida, graduating August 2019. Shannon teaches courses on digi...
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  • Call for Papers, Roundtables, and Workshops: Third HBCU Symposium on Rhetoric and Composition "Re-imagining the African American Canon for Teaching Composition at HBCUs" Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA, September 26-28, 2019

    Please submit your abstract proposals to HBCU2019morehouse@gmail.com no later than July 12, 2019.   Your abstract proposal should be 250-350 words and should note whether this is an individual or group ...
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  • The Bedford New Scholars Assignment Bank

      The Bedford New Scholars Assignment Bank compiles the best assignments that have been used in classrooms across the country by our Bedford New Scholars. Started in 2018, this pool of assignments is a...
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  • Persuasive Genres

    THE BEDFORD NEW SCHOLARS ASSIGNMENT BANK HOME   Assignment by Matt Switliski, Bedford New Scholar 2018   Assignment For the next essay, you can choose what form the essay will take: an op-ed,...
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  • Multimedia Group Presentation

    THE BEDFORD NEW SCHOLARS ASSIGNMENT BANK HOME   Assignment by Skye Roberson, Bedford New Scholar 2018   The Rhetorical Situation Purpose: Provide basic information on how to use a multimodal tool...
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  • Teaching with Lunsford Handbooks, 3e

    Teaching with Lunsford Handbooks is a collection of advice, teaching tips, and sample documents to support all three handbooks by Andrea A. Lunsford. This resource offers help for any instructor who wants students to ...
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  • Directory of Professional Resources

    The Bedford New Scholars Assignment Bank  Bedford New Scholars Documenting Sources in Chicago Style: 2017 Update Bedford/St. Martin's Teaching with Hacker Handbooks: Topics, Strategies, and Lesson Plans, 3e ...
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  • 2018 Bedford New Scholars Advisory Board: Biographies

    Andrew Hollinger (nominated by Randall Monty) is pursuing his PhD in Technical Communication and Rhetoric at Texas Tech University, and expects to finish in May 2020. He is the coordinator for first year writing at th...
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  • The Grotesque in American Culture: Applying a Definition

    THE BEDFORD NEW SCHOLARS ASSIGNMENT BANK HOME   Assignment by Rachel McCabe, Bedford New Scholar 2018   OverviewEssay: Applying a Definition Approximate Word Count: 850-1000 Points: 150 Primary Texts...
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  • The Soundtrack of the American Dream

    THE BEDFORD NEW SCHOLARS ASSIGNMENT BANK HOME   Assignment by Cecilia Shelton, Bedford New Scholar 2018   Overview Based on class discussions aimed at defining “popular culture” and “the A...
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  • True Crime Podcast and Annotated Bibliography

    THE BEDFORD NEW SCHOLARS ASSIGNMENT BANK HOME   Assignment by Emily Pucker, Bedford New Scholar 2018   Overview The fourth major writing assignment will in fact be the creation of a short podcast ...
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  • Literacy Narrative Assignment Sheet

    THE BEDFORD NEW SCHOLARS ASSIGNMENT BANK HOME   Assignment by Kristin vanEyk, Bedford New Scholar 2018   Key Idea Constructing an argument with experience as evidence. This assignment asks you to...
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  • Writing with Certainty in the Disciplines: Sentence Confidence

    THE BEDFORD NEW SCHOLARS ASSIGNMENT BANK HOME    Assignment by Daniel Libertz, Bedford New Scholar 2018   BackgroundThis activity addresses two things about academic writing: How certainty and doubt at ...
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  • Research Three Ways: Becoming an Academic

    THE BEDFORD NEW SCHOLARS ASSIGNMENT BANK HOME   Assignment by Andrew Hollinger, Bedford New Scholar 2018   Introduction “Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose.”...
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  • Job Interview

    THE BEDFORD NEW SCHOLARS ASSIGNMENT BANK HOME   Assignment by Lizbett Tinoco, Bedford New Scholar 2018   Overview Today, more and more interviews are being conducted through video conferencing pla...
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  • Comparative Analysis: Linking Two Texts Within a Single Frame

    THE BEDFORD NEW SCHOLARS ASSIGNMENT BANK HOME   Assignment by Kristin vanEyk, Bedford New Scholar 2018   Comparative Analysis A dual analysis of two related texts in which a secondary text ex...
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  • Handbooks Guide

    Featured Resources:In Conversation Walk Through with Mike PalmquistUsing the Conversation Metaphor with Mike Palmquist  Activities Rubrics Assignments Syllabi Modules Topics Miscellaneous Try these activities to ...
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  • The Bedford Bibliography of Research in Online Writing Instruction

    The Bedford Bibliography of Research in  Writing Instruction contains over 370 annotations representing research and publications in  writing instruction (OWI).   OWI for this context is defined as...
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  • Bedford Bibliography of Research in Online Writing Instruction: Principle 4

    Back to Main Page   OWI Principle 4: Appropriate onsite composition theories, pedagogies, and strategies should be migrated and adapted to the online instructional environment.   Adams, Heather Brook, and Pa...
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  • Exploring Acceleration in Composition – Resources, Discussion, & Links

    This document serves as a directory of information regarding acceleration in composition.  What is ALP? This link takes you to the Accelerated Learning Program (ALP) website. What is CAP? This link ta...
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