Category Archives: 2009 Fall

  • Jingwen’s Article

    Posted on October 7, 2009 by mrgord in Journalistic Writing, Fall 2009.

    Hi everyone, Sorry this is late, but I got attacked by a Russian. (A Russian spyware virus program, actually: my computer was disabled for a day till I could kill the virus.) We really need to start using Google Docs so that you can share the files with one another more conveniently! Let’s try set […]

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  • Jeong-ok’s essay, and one more thing!

    Posted on October 14, 2009 by mrgord in Journalistic Writing, Fall 2009.

    Hi everyone, Sorry for the short notice on the class cancellation, as with so many opportunities it was a last minute thing… I attended a meeting in Daejon about SETI, a very rare opportunity. Here is Jeong-ok’s Article (PDF), which we will discuss in class on Thursday. We will need to have a make-up class, […]

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  • News & Homework!

    Posted on October 28, 2009 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 2, Fall 2009.

    Hi everyone, The videos will be available soon, but technical problems are holding up the progress. One group’s video was TOO HUGE to upload, and the other wasn’t on the DVD they gave me. In the meantime, here is your new homework assignment. You have a week (from today, Oct. 28th) to complete it. So […]

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  • Your Presentation (Midterm Exam)

    Posted on October 28, 2009 by mrgord in Public Speaking, Fall 2009.

    Hi everyone! Your Public Speaking Midterm Exam is happening this Thursday, Oct. 29th at 7pm. The room in N405, according to the message I got from the office. You should have received the same message, too, by text message on your phone. In class, please have the name of your business ready — I will […]

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  • Article to Check Out

    Posted on November 10, 2009 by mrgord in Journalistic Writing, Fall 2009.

    Here’s Bruce Sterling’s article on Cyprus. It might be interesting reading to compare to Tamara’s article which we discussed on Nov. 10th.

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  • Assignments and So On…

    Posted on November 11, 2009 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 2, Fall 2009.

    Folks! Many apologies for not having had a chance to post this till today! Life has been HECTIC! Okay here are your assignments and due dates: 1. Pardon Me? (This is the make-up assignment  for the 휴강 on Monday, Nov. 16 because of my conference. I decided to let you choose partners in the class, in […]

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  • Videos

    Posted on November 18, 2009 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 2, Fall 2009.

    I’ll add download links for the other videos soon, but here’s the video that was on Youtube, for now…

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  • Sample Reaction Paper, “A Coyote Columbus Story”

    Posted on November 23, 2009 by mrgord in Multicultural Literature, Fall 2009.

    It’s a bit late, but here it is! Sample Response Paper (.doc)

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  • Powerpoint Handout

    Posted on December 10, 2009 by mrgord in Public Speaking, Fall 2009.

    Here’s the handout I’ve prepared for our class on working with Visuals (15 May 2006). It’s really just a repackaging of this post at Kathy Sierra’s excellent Creating Passionate Users blog, and she recommends another great article at the Wired archive, here. Guys, I’m not an expert in this area — I haven’t made many […]

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  • Videos Coming

    Posted on December 12, 2009 by mrgord in Public Speaking, Fall 2009.

    The videos are coming, folks… the files are a bit big so I had to find a different service to host the files. Check back sometime late Saturday or early Sunday… For now, I was very, very impressed by your final exam speeches. Good job, everyone! You did well and I’m proud of you. I […]

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