Write Right

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Sinopse

Write Right is a podcast about becoming great at writing and communication.Write Right is a production of the Texas A&M University Writing Center, a service of the Department of Undergraduate Studies.The UWC is dedicated to helping students become better communicators through whichever medium they are working in. Open to all Texas A&M students, the writing center offers both face-to-face and online consultations. Make an appointment at http://writingcenter.tamu.edu.

Episódios

  • The Big One: Writing a Dissertation

    The Big One: Writing a Dissertation

    14/08/2017 Duração: 19min

    50% of students who start a Ph.D. program don't finish. What can we do about it? Music by Blue Dot Sessions: https://www.sessions.blue/ Produced by the Texas A&M University Writing Center. writingcenter.tamu.edu Producer: Davis Land Editors: Nancy Vazquez, Flo Davies, Nick Cenegy Special thanks to Karen Davis.

  • Wicked fresh episode, yall!

    Wicked fresh episode, y'all!

    01/08/2017 Duração: 12min

    Think people from other places talk funny? Dictionary of American Regional English: http://www.daredictionary.com/ Music by Podington Bear: www.podingtonbear.com/ Produced by the Texas A&M University Writing Center. writingcenter.tamu.edu Producer: Davis Land Editors: Nancy Vazquez, Flo Davies, Nick Cenegy

  • Help us out!

    Help us out!

    28/06/2017 Duração: 01min

    Know any good regionalisms? Give us a call: (218) 382 6892 Music by Podington Bear

  • Do You, Um, Like, Hate Filler Words?

    Do You, Um, Like, Hate Filler Words?

    14/06/2017 Duração: 10min

    What's uhhhhh going on with "filler words"? Dr. Jena Barchas-Lichtenstein: http://jenabl.wordpress.com Dr. Alex D'Arcy: http://web.uvic.ca/~adarcy/ Christopher Mele's NYT article: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/24/us/verbal-ticks-like-um.html Music by Podington Bear: www.podingtonbear.com/ Produced by the Texas A&M University Writing Center. writingcenter.tamu.edu Producer: Davis Land Editors: Nancy Vazquez, Flo Davies, Nick Cenegy

  • Writing About Trauma

    Writing About Trauma

    18/04/2017 Duração: 08min

    How can we use writing to work with trauma? Music by Podington Bear: www.podingtonbear.com/ Produced by the Texas A&M University Writing Center. writingcenter.tamu.edu Producer: Davis Land Editors: Nancy Vazquez, Flo Davies, Nick Cenegy

  • Your Life In Five Paragraphs

    Your Life In Five Paragraphs

    22/03/2017 Duração: 09min

    Are you scared to let go of the five paragraph essay? Music by Podington Bear: www.podingtonbear.com/ Produced by the Texas A&M University Writing Center. writingcenter.tamu.edu Episode idea: Cat Jackson Producer: Davis Land Editors: Nancy Vazquez, Flo Davies, Nick Cenegy

  • Call Me They

    Call Me They

    08/03/2017 Duração: 06min

    What is singular "they," and how does it help fix a hole in the English language? Interviewees: Dr. Lee Airton, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Education, Queen’s University Lal Zimman, Lal Zimman, Assistant Professor of Linguistics, University of California, Santa Barbara Music by Podington Bear Produced by the Texas A&M University Writing Center. writingcenter.tamu.edu Producer: Davis Land Editors: Nancy Vazquez, Flo Davies, Nick Cenegy

  • Free Knowledge!

    Free Knowledge!

    30/11/2016 Duração: 06min

    What is open access and how is it challenging the way we think about the distribution of knowledge? Music by Christian Bjoerklund, Broke For Free and Podington Bear http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Christian_Bjoerklund/ freemusicarchive.org/music/Broke_For_Free/ www.podingtonbear.com/ Produced by the Texas A&M University Writing Center. writingcenter.tamu.edu Producer: Davis Land Editors: Nancy Vazquez, Flo Davies, Nick Cenegy

  • Citations (not the traffic kind)

    Citations (not the traffic kind)

    09/11/2016 Duração: 07min

    What's going on with citations? Davis calls up the MLA to find out. Music by Broke For Free and Podington Bear http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Broke_For_Free/ http://www.podingtonbear.com/ Produced by the Texas A&M University Writing Center. writingcenter.tamu.edu Producer: Davis Land Editors: Nancy Vazquez, Flo Davies, Nick Cenegy

  • Publish Or Perish

    Publish Or Perish

    26/10/2016 Duração: 05min

    What do your professors do when they aren't grading your papers? They write their own! Let's take a look at the academic publishing world. Music by Podington Bear http://
www.podingtonbear.com Produced by the Texas A&M University Writing Center. writingcenter.tamu.edu Producer: Davis Land
 Editors: Nancy Vazquez, Flo Davies, Nick Cenegy

  • In Defense Of The Listicle

    In Defense Of The Listicle

    12/10/2016 Duração: 09min

    Some say the listicle is a plague. We say it's a tool. Let's figure out how to communicate quickly, effectively, and coherently online. Check out Stephanie's book here: http://stephanieleary.com/books/content-strategy-for-wordpress/ Check out Gerry's book here: http://www.gerrymcgovern.com/books/killer-web-content Music by Blue Dot Sessions and The Losers http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Blue_Dot_Sessions/ http://freemusicarchive.org/music/The_Losers/ Produced by the Texas A&M University Writing Center. http://writingcenter.tamu.edu Producer: Davis Land Editors: Nancy Vazquez, Flo Davies, Nick Cenegy

  • Get Off My Lawn

    Get Off My Lawn

    28/09/2016 Duração: 09min

    Why do some people come after your grammar like it’s the plague? What’s up with that? Are they right to do that? And, in what ways can we be sure we’re not just misunderstanding the way someone communicates? Let’s talk about it. Check out “Needs Washed” on Grammar Girl’s podcast: http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/education/grammar/needs-washed Music by Podington Bear http://
www.podingtonbear.com Music by Tab & Antic https://soundcloud.com/anitek Produced by the Texas A&M University Writing Center. http://writingcenter.tamu.edu Producer: Davis Land
 Editors: Nancy Vazquez, Flo Davies, Nick Cenegy

  • Dont Fear the Blank Page

    Don't Fear the Blank Page

    14/09/2016 Duração: 07min

    Ever experience writers block? It strikes just when you’re under the most pressure, right? Yeah. Let’s talk about that. Produced by the Texas A&M University Writing Center. http://writingcenter.tamu.edu Producer: Davis Land Editors: Nancy Vazquez, Flo Davies, Nick Cenegy Music by Podington Bear http://www.podingtonbear.com/