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Gift card Giveaway Winners!

Hey guys, I know this post was meant for yesterday but my work schedule is driving me nuts ! The two winners are (insert drumroll)Wordpress blogger BludgersandBroomsticks and Instagram follower Heidi! I will be contacting both shortly to fill there gift card wishes.  Thanks to everyone that participated ! I will definitely be doing another… Continue reading Gift card Giveaway Winners!

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Google Maps Assignment

Dr. Martin came up with a creative assignment due this week. It's purpose is to better understand ourselves, not only from a scholarly standpoint, but a personal one as well. While working on this assignment, I've learned the basis of my approach to rhetorical analysis and based on my past I tend to approach an… Continue reading Google Maps Assignment

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Brainstorming

During the first week of class we learned the five canons of rhetoric- invention, arrangement, style, memory, and delivery. While brainstorming for my rhetorical analysis paper, I considered these five canons and the important role they each played in the paper writing process. The next major assignment for Dr. Martin's class consists of a four… Continue reading Brainstorming

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Rhetorical Analysis

This past week of classes (really class) we discussed more on the topic of rhetorical analysis, emphasizing it's role in American politics. After three weeks of classes there are many things I have learned for certain about rhetorical analysis and the role it plays in society. Doctor ¬†Martin stated in class that rhetoric is the… Continue reading Rhetorical Analysis

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Back in Session

As¬† spring session began I found myself in the exact same position I began the fall semester, literally. I was sitting in Dr. Martin's class feeling grateful for having found an English professor that made the lessons interesting and more understandable. This semester he is teaching Rhetoric and Professional Writing, which I am very excited… Continue reading Back in Session

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Monday Funday?

This day of the week has always been the worst for many. Although I don't really enjoy them, I wouldn't say I hate them. This morning was different though. This morning, my roommate woke me up because the fire alarms in our building were going off. Since I can sleep through absolutely anything, I assumed… Continue reading Monday Funday?