Feb 1, 2018
Graduate Student Notes for January 2018
Kendra Andrews’ digital piece “Multimodal Composing, Sketchnotes, and Idea Generation” was published in Kairos 22.2. The multimodal video on multimodal composition was animated by Mark Bentley (also in the CRDM program).
Dec 31, 2017
Graduate Student Notes for December 2017
NC State’s graduate student chapter of the Rhetoric Society of America has been awarded a 2017–18 Graduate Student Chapter Special Event Award. The chapter, whose current president is Meridith Reed, […]
Nov 30, 2017
Graduate Student Notes for November 2017
Jessica Hatcher and Jeanne Dyches (Iowa State University) presented “Infusing Critical Language Pedagogy into Disciplinary Literacy Practices” at the National Council of Teachers of English annual conference in St. Louis, […]
Oct 31, 2017
Graduate Student Notes for October 2017
Zac Lunn (MFA) won 3rd place in the 2017 Raymond Carver Contest sponsored by Carve Magazine. On October 20, Matthew Sarda (MA) presented “American ‘Heroes’ Inverted: Descrambling the American Trauma Hero […]
Oct 9, 2017
Meet Our 2017-18 Dean’s Scholars
Humanities and Social Sciences is proud to introduce the latest recipients of the Dean's Scholar Award.
Sep 30, 2017
Graduate Student Notes for September
CHASS Capstone Award Nominees The following 2017 master’s degree graduates have been nominated for the CHASS Outstanding Capstone Award: MA English Alison Martin (Barbara Bennett and Emily Winderman COM)—“Rhetoric of Identification […]
Sep 3, 2017
Graduate Student Notes
Threa Almontaser published her poem “Sympathy for Foreign Mothers” in the Baltimore Review.
Jul 31, 2017
Dialects Aren’t ‘Bad English’ — They’re Patterns
Graduate student Jessica Hatcher discusses the importance of educating teachers and others about language variation.
Jul 1, 2017
Graduate Student Notes for May/June
Caroline Myrick presented “The Importance of Dialect Dictionaries in the Caribbean” at the Dictionary Society of North America (DSNA) 21st Biennial conference in Cave Hill, Barbados, on June 9. The […]
May 4, 2017 | College of Humanities and Social Sciences News
Constructing Identity Among Italians at NC State
Using language as a window into their experiences, NC State graduate student and Fulbright fellow Cecilia Tomasatti conducted interviews with not only Italian students, but also faculty, about what it’s like to adapt to another country’s climate, culture and cuisine.