Category Archives: Assignment Information

Model Entries – Previous Terms

Below you can find model blog entries from previous terms.  These may be useful to you as you think about how to effectively approach the topic selection and blog assignments.  Not all of these are direct examples of the topic … Continue reading

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Fixie Culture

By: Mark Dwyer Fixed gear bicycles have become a growing part of urban culture. They are not just a mode of transportation, for some, they are a way of life. As more and more people are riding fixed gear bikes, … Continue reading

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Model Blog Entries (Winter 2011)

These are some of the model blog entries from both sections of this course.  Please read at least three of these for next week.  You will need to do a reading journal entry about your thoughts on these entries.  Also … Continue reading

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Model Blog Entries

The first blog entry is due on Monday 1/31.  There will not be an additional reflective writing due on Wednesday as called for by the syllabus. The following blog entries are all excellent models of a well done assignment.  They … Continue reading

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Topic Selection Paper

You can find the assignment information for the topic selection paper here.  This assignment will provide the ideas that we will draw upon to choose topics for week 9. Because there are so many different avenues of inquiry in popular … Continue reading

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Reflective Writing 7

The seventh and final reflective writing will be due on Monday 11/22. This week’s readings deal with celebrity and social media.  They examine the political economy and different types of celebrity and pose questions raised by the advent of new … Continue reading

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Final Paper and the Writing Center

First I want to encourage all of you to check out PSU’s Writing Center if you haven’t already.  It is located in Cramer 188 and is an excellent resource.  They offer peer review and all kinds of assistance to improve … Continue reading

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