Fall 2013 Orientation Schedule

RHE398T: Schedule for August 2011 Orientation

Tuesday (August 20)

9-9:15 Coffee and Departmental welcome (Walker) (BEN 1.126)

9:15-9:45 What is rhetoric? And why is it awesome! (BEN 1.122) (Mark Longaker)

9:45-11:15 Review of the RHE 306 curriculum (BEN 1.122)
(Rechnitz, Miller, Weise, Longaker)

11:15-11:30 Break

11:30-12 LIS presentation (BEN 1.122)

12-1 Lunch (BEN 1.126)

1-1:30-UWC/DRWL (Megan Gianfagna) Presentations (BEN 1.122/1.126)

1:30-1:45 Break

1:45-2:30 Introduction to Databases (PAR 104) (Longaker)

2:30-2:50 Introduction to FYF wiki (PAR 104) (Miller)

2:50-3:30 Applied Research (PAR 104)

3:30-4 Evaluating Databases and Search Methods (PAR 104) (Wiese)

Wednesday (August 21)

9-9:15 Coffee (BEN 1.126)

9:15-10:30 Peer Review (BEN 1.122) (Miller and Rechnitz)

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-12 Teaching Mechanics, Usage, and Style (PAR 206) (Rechnitz and Longaker)

12-1 Lunch (BEN 1.126)

1-2:30 Commenting and Assessment (PAR 206) (Wiese and Longaker)

2:30-2:45 Break

2:45-3:30 Plagiarism vs. Documentation (BEN 1.122) (Miller and Wiese)

Monday (August 26)

9-9:30 Breakfast (BEN 1.126)

9:30-10 Review of employment conditions and documents (Stickney) (BEN 1.122)

10-11 Syllabus and CV requirements (Longaker) (BEN 1.122)

11-11:15 Break

11:15-11:45 Review of Resources for Week 1 (BEN 1.122) (Miller, Rechnitz, Wiese, Longaker)

11:45-12:45 AD hour (BEN 1.122)