English Colloquia

English Department Writing Colloquia

Embedded Quotations Claim and Evidence
Dr. Andrew Osborn

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How to Read Your Way to Better Writing
Dr. Kevin Saylor

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Academic Discourse
Dr. Greg Roper

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Monologue to Dialogue
Dr. Scott Crider

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Caring for the Reader's Soul: Ancient Rhetoric and the Contemporary Essay.
Dr. Scott Crider

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An Interesting Concept at the End
Dr. Debra Romanick Baldwin

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Aeneid as a Philosophic Epic
Dr. John Alvis

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Introductions - Where Do I Begin?
Dr. Andrew Moran

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News

UD in Service: Ph.D. Students Share 'Confessions' in South Irving

UD students not only read St. Augustine's Confessions in Rome, traveling to Ostia to marvel at the place in which, according to Book IX, St. Augustine and his mother, St. Monica, had a joint mystical vision of God -- they also travel 4.4 miles from the Irving campus to read the text with residents of South Irving.

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How to Build a Shortwave Radio

As you know if you’ve read even some of our first UD Reads book, "All the Light We Cannot See," it’s possible to build a radio from random, scavenged parts, as long as you can find the necessary random, scavenged parts, as Werner does in the book. This is also essentially what Assistant Professor and Department Chair of Physics Jacob Moldenhauer did as well: He scavenged parts from the Physics Department, and built a radio.

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Thomas S. Hibbs Appointed President of University of Dallas

The University of Dallas Board of Trustees announced today that it has unanimously selected Thomas S. Hibbs, Ph.D., BA '82 MA '83, to serve as the university's ninth president. The first alumnus of UD to be president, Hibbs has served as dean of the Honors College and distinguished professor of ethics and culture at Baylor University since 2003.

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