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November 1, 2013

Give to the Max Day - November 14

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Be a light for the U's Department of Writing Studies on Give to the Max Day. Make a gift at http://z.umn.edu/maxwrit.

October 2, 2013

Internet Activism

Please join us at noon on October 21st, 2013 for presentations by Laura Gurak, John Logie and visiting scholar Constance Kampf on the topic of Internet activism.

"Art Interrupting Business, Business Interrupting Art: Re(de)fining the Interface Between Business and Society" -- Constance Kampf, Business Communication, Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University

"Dark Days: Understanding the Historical Context and the Visual Rhetorics of the SOPA/PIPA Blackout" -- John Logie, University of Minnesota

"Trust and Internet Activism: from Email to Social Networks" -- Laura J. Gurak, University of Minnesota

This event will be held in Nolte 229. All are welcome.

January 30, 2013

Schuster and Reyman win CCCC Award

Congrats to Mary Schuster and Jessica Reyman for winning the 2013 CCCC Technical and Scientific Communication Award in the category of Best Original Collection of Essays in Technical and Scientific Communication for "Special Issue: Technical Communication and the Law" in Technical Communication Quarterly. Jessica and Mary edited this collection for the journal.