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

$250,000 Federal Grant to Support Politics Doctoral Students

"Our department has two fundamental guiding principles: the study of political philosophy and the study of American founding principles," said Richard Dougherty, MA '89 PhD '93, associate professor of politics and director of the politics graduate program. It is this emphasis on American political development combined with the quality of faculty and the rigor of the University of Dallas' politics doctoral program that led the U.S. Department of Education to award UD a $250,405 grant for stipend support for politics doctoral students through its Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need program.

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Program Aims to Open UD Ethos to Wider Community

On Thursday, Sept. 26, several members of the university community gathered to celebrate the completion of Course II of the Studies in Catholic Faith and Culture program, the first component of UD's Liberal Learning for Life initiative. The course is titled "The Person: Tradition and History."

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