Category Archives: 2010 Fall

  • Welcome!

    Posted on September 13, 2010 by mrgord in Public Speaking, Fall 2010.

    Welcome to the webpage for the Public Speaking course for Fall 2010 at CUK. This page will contain copies of (selected) handouts, information on events and homework, and more.Here are copies of two important documents for our class: Student Info Sheet (PDF) which I will/have asked you to fill out with a partner and return to […]

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  • Welcome!

    Posted on September 13, 2010 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 2, Fall 2010.

    Welcome to the webpage for the Listening & Speaking 2 course for Fall 2010 at CUK. This page will contain copies of (selected) handouts, information on events and homework, and more.Here are copies of two important documents for our class: Student Info Sheet (PDF) which I will/have asked you to fill out with a partner and […]

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  • Welcome!

    Posted on September 13, 2010 by mrgord in English & American Culture Through Film, Fall 2010.

    Welcome to the webpage for the Understanding English & American Culture Through Film course (or “Anglo Culture Through Film” for short) for Fall 2010 at CUK. This page will contain copies of (selected) handouts, information on events and homework, and more.Here are copies of two important documents for our class: Student Info Sheet (PDF) which I […]

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  • Welcome!

    Posted on September 13, 2010 by mrgord in Creative Writing 2, Fall 2010.

    Welcome to the webpage for the Public Speaking course for Fall 2010 at CUK. This page will contain copies of (selected) handouts, information on events and homework, and more.Here are copies of two important documents for our class: Student Info Sheet (PDF) which I will/have asked you to fill out with a partner and return to […]

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  • Making Blogs (Creative Writing)

    Posted on September 15, 2010 by mrgord in Creative Writing 2, Fall 2010.

    By the way, just in case you’re having trouble making a blog for Creative Writing class: it’s a short and simple process. Go to Blogger.com (or, if you prefer, WordPress.com) and sign up, make your blog, and then write down the address of your blog. Please use your real name, instead of some cute username, so I can […]

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  • New Homework (Week of 13th-17 Sept.)

    Posted on September 15, 2010 by mrgord in Listening & Speaking 2, Fall 2010.

    See below for the homework assigned last week and due this week. This list is for homework assigned on the 14th/16th of September.Homework Assigned 14 Sept: Fill out the polls below by 21 September. Each member of the class should fill out Poll #1, using the information you provided during the group discussion on 14th […]

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  • Making a Blog (Film Class)

    Posted on September 15, 2010 by mrgord in English & American Culture Through Film, Fall 2010.

    By the way, just in case you’re having trouble making a blog for Creative Writing class: it’s a short and simple process. Go to Blogger.com (or, if you prefer, WordPress.com) and sign up, make your blog, and then write down the address of your blog. Please use your real name, instead of some cute username, so I can […]

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  • Want to Join a Book Club?

    Posted on September 15, 2010 by mrgord in Creative Writing 2, Fall 2010, English & American Culture Through Film, Fall 2010, Listening & Speaking 2, Fall 2010, Public Speaking, Fall 2010.

    One student in the Dept. of English Language & Culture, Seoyeon Kim, is starting a book club. Did you know that reading is a great way of improving all of your English-related skills? Not only your reading ability, but also your writing, speaking, and listening will improve more quickly, if you are reading English text […]

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  • A good talk about writing what you don’t know… and writing in a foreign language.

    Posted on September 17, 2010 by mrgord in Creative Writing 2, Fall 2010.

    Often in Creative Writing classes, teachers will tell students, “Write what you know!” (I don’t think I said that to you, but I could easily have done so.) But Turkish author Elif Shafak has a different idea, one that makes a lot of sense to me and which I think could be useful to you, […]

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  • El Sistema… Schedules and Location

    Posted on September 17, 2010 by mrgord in English & American Culture Through Film, Fall 2010.

    Hi everyone! Well, as I mentioned in class today, one of the films I’m assigning you to see outside of class is El Sistema (ì—˜ 시스테마), which is a documentary film about a program for underprivileged kids in Venezuela that combines music education with community outreach and social justice. (Click on the poster — after […]

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