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Christa Teston
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Teaching persuasion with oral histories. A sampling of some of my brilliant students' work.

http://christateston.wordpress.com/2012/05/04/teaching-persuasion-with-oral-histories/
I am quite proud of my students this semester, and requested permission to share with you some of their writing (which they make publicly available on their own portfolios designed in my classes th......
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From a story at Blogslot, reporting on the American Copy Editors convention in New Orleans: Now it's OK in AP style to use the word to mean "it is to be hoped that," in addition to "in a hopeful manner.".. Misguided sticklers have made a fetish out of looking at something like "Hopefully the weather will be nice today" and pretend-interpreting it to mean the weather was experiencing a feeling of hope. Meanwhile, they didn't apply that logic to ot...
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As my students finish up the semester, think on this...
YouTube link. Yet another example of how highly some people value education. Tan, seven, has cerebral palsy and can't walk, so every morning for the last three years, her granny has carried her the five kilometres to school, waited for her, and carried her home across southwest China's Chongqing Municipality... Incredibly though, the two have never been late for school, even though the walk takes around two hours on a good day. It is estimated Xi...
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That is a very impressive story and reminds me of the "Waiting for Superman" film. Has anyone seen that? If not I suggest watching it. It depicts the inequalities within our educational system and follows several students that desire a quality education yet are not getting it.
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Hey workshop peeps, click on this doc.
Account Options>. Sign in · Documents settings · Report abuse. Test Document. Comments. Share. File. Edit. View. Help. Enable screen reader.
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U of I folks. This looks like a really good event.
College of Law to Offer Panel Discussion of America's Stand, Record on Human Rights Issues. Tuesday, April 3. MOSCOW, Idaho – The University of Idaho College of Law will feature a panel discussion...
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That looks like one of my papers :)
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Invisible hand? As long as we can create without being inhibited? Of pencils and encomiums to capital...
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Today, the White House announced nearly 300,000 summer jobs for America's youth and a new online tool to help young people access opportunities. More at http://wh.gov/summerjobs

Watch Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis talk about her first job and then go find your with #SummerJobsPlus.
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That's pretty impressive to be the Secretary of Labor as your first job.
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This video introduces RSS as a way to subscribe to websites and save time on the Web. An "old vs. new" theme illustrates how RSS differs from visiting web sites independently, including: The...
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Wow! Did you ever think you'd be in a position to hire a post-doc so early in your career? Hmmm, I bet Scott did.
Congrats.
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  • Kent State University
    Rhetoric and Composition, 2009
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Assistant Professor, Technical Communication
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    Assistant Professor, Technical Communication, present
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Moscow, ID - Camden, NJ - Marquette, MI - Willoughby Hills, Ohio - Kent, Ohio - Wilmore, KY - Marquette, MI - Columbia, SC