Results found for english | Beaufort County Now | Your source for all Beaufort County, North Carolina Events, Issues, Business, News and Information, Government, Politics, People, and Arts. Everything a tourist, and others alike need. | beaufort county, bcn, nc, north carolina, now, beaufortcountynow, events, articles, business, photos, news, government

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

55 Results found for english

[ Search Users ] [ Search Calendar Events ]

Title   Description   Keywords   Content   Exact
 

ECUís English department values inclusivity, diversity
 
New classes are now available on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
 
As a student in the 1980s, like many bookish young people of my era, I gravitated toward the English department because I had always loved to read.
As a student in the 1980s, like many bookish young people of my era, I gravitated toward the English department because I had always loved to read.
 
Do people still read books? It depends on whom you ask. A Wall Street Journal Article posed the question differently: "Does the Book Have a Future?"
Do people still read books? It depends on whom you ask. A Wall Street Journal Article posed the question differently: "Does the Book Have a Future?"
 
On Friday, the British police arrested Tommy Robinson, founder and former leader of the English Defence League, a far-right anti-Islam group
On Friday, the British police arrested Tommy Robinson, founder and former leader of the English Defence League, a far-right anti-Islam group
 
A major in English was once a serious endeavor masquerading as a frivolous one
 
This article discusses the English roots of our American liberty.
 
So you think you might like teaching college English. You love the language and its great works
So you think you might like teaching college English. You love the language and its great works
 
I attended an estate sale for the first time a couple of weeks ago, and a wave of unreality washed over me
I attended an estate sale for the first time a couple of weeks ago, and a wave of unreality washed over me
 
What gives anybody the right to treat any body like this?
What gives anybody the right to treat any body like this?
 
Many English departments are now beginning to offer courses on graphic novels, which integrate text and visual imagery
Many English departments are now beginning to offer courses on graphic novels, which integrate text and visual imagery
 
That's the title of a Wall Street Journal article by Oliver Kamm. Horrors! For a dyed in the wool grammar geek and word nerd, this article was hard to take.
That's the title of a Wall Street Journal article by Oliver Kamm. Horrors! For a dyed in the wool grammar geek and word nerd, this article was hard to take.
 
English professor Liza Wieland had no idea when she opened her email recently that she had been chosen for a major award
English professor Liza Wieland had no idea when she opened her email recently that she had been chosen for a major award
 
When was the last Latino Riot on TV? Who installed your new roof, painted your house; installed the new carpet; helped you push your stalled car off the road? Who can learn to speak English in one year?
When was the last Latino Riot on TV? Who installed your new roof, painted your house; installed the new carpet; helped you push your stalled car off the road? Who can learn to speak English in one year?
 
ďIím going to put a sign on my back: ĎDonít make me do rhetorical analysis,íĒ said Bernadine Hedrick. Hedrick wrote Melissa Hisle, her instructor for ENG 111, after she satisfactorily passed the online class, confessing to her that she still did not know what a rhetorical analysis was
ďIím going to put a sign on my back: ĎDonít make me do rhetorical analysis,íĒ said Bernadine Hedrick. Hedrick wrote Melissa Hisle, her instructor for ENG 111, after she satisfactorily passed the online class, confessing to her that she still did not know what a rhetorical analysis was
 
During colonial days, the British could invade India. After the military conquered their army, an English political system was soon in place.
During colonial days, the British could invade India. After the military conquered their army, an English political system was soon in place.
 
Henry Kurtz, a VN Vet, joined our discussion and told of teaching English as a Second Language in Vietnam 1968 to 1970.
Henry Kurtz, a VN Vet, joined our discussion and told of teaching English as a Second Language in Vietnam 1968 to 1970.
 
Fifty years from today, my future great grandson will find my history box of flash drives with all my digital pictures and will not know what they are and my laptop will be in a landfill.
Fifty years from today, my future great grandson will find my history box of flash drives with all my digital pictures and will not know what they are and my laptop will be in a landfill.
 
The experiment in inclusiveness made for some good music, but not so good in actual practice. The English people have spoken and all the pundits are aghast.
The experiment in inclusiveness made for some good music, but not so good in actual practice. The English people have spoken and all the pundits are aghast.
 
North Carolina has a serious problem. Adopting a default mens rea provision would go a long way to solving it.
North Carolina has a serious problem. Adopting a default mens rea provision would go a long way to solving it.
 
An ECU Honors College student and triple major Daniel Franch has been named a recipient of an English teaching assistant award from the highly-competitive Fulbright U.S. Student Program.
An ECU Honors College student and triple major Daniel Franch has been named a recipient of an English teaching assistant award from the highly-competitive Fulbright U.S. Student Program.
 
That's the title of a Wall Street Journal article by Oliver Kamm. Horrors! For a dyed in the wool grammar geek and word nerd, this article is hard to take.
That's the title of a Wall Street Journal article by Oliver Kamm. Horrors! For a dyed in the wool grammar geek and word nerd, this article is hard to take.
 
Actually, the question is, "how smart do others think you are?" I found this article in the WSJ fascinating: How to Look Smarter.
Actually, the question is, "how smart do others think you are?" I found this article in the WSJ fascinating: How to Look Smarter.
 
An East Carolina University student-made film about the mysterious Lost Colony is the first of several ECU productions expected to debut on UNC-TV.
An East Carolina University student-made film about the mysterious Lost Colony is the first of several ECU productions expected to debut on UNC-TV.
 
Fun with the Thesaurus and other Trivialities
 
Over the last few weeks, the Raleigh News and Observer (along with its sister outlet, the Charlotte Observer) has been waging war on the opponents of Common Core and in particular on the Academic Standards Review Commission, the body tasked with reviewing the math and English standards and...
Over the last few weeks, the Raleigh News and Observer (along with its sister outlet, the Charlotte Observer) has been waging war on the opponents of Common Core and in particular on the Academic Standards Review Commission, the body tasked with reviewing the math and English standards and...
 
On Friday, December 18th, the North Carolina Academic Standards Review Commission (ASRC) tasked with providing recommendations to replace Common Core standards held their last meeting. All indications over the prior fourteen months of meetings pointed to substantial changes being recommended.
On Friday, December 18th, the North Carolina Academic Standards Review Commission (ASRC) tasked with providing recommendations to replace Common Core standards held their last meeting. All indications over the prior fourteen months of meetings pointed to substantial changes being recommended.
 
Students in English Instructor Jamie Johnson's Writing and Inquiry class have an additional component in their participation grade this semester. The class meets in person three times a week, but Johnson and her students are also utilizing Twitter as a way to communicate ideas and discuss topics...
Students in English Instructor Jamie Johnson's Writing and Inquiry class have an additional component in their participation grade this semester. The class meets in person three times a week, but Johnson and her students are also utilizing Twitter as a way to communicate ideas and discuss topics...
 
English departments have lost their positions of importance on college campuses in recent years.
English departments have lost their positions of importance on college campuses in recent years.
 
Are the humanities in trouble on American campuses? That is certainly the impression one gets from the media today; articles in publications of both left and right describe the increasing flight from the humanities into other disciplines.
Are the humanities in trouble on American campuses? That is certainly the impression one gets from the media today; articles in publications of both left and right describe the increasing flight from the humanities into other disciplines.
 
Governor Pat McCrory hosted over 70 small and minority owned businesses from across the state today at the Executive Mansion to learn more about Connect NC.
Governor Pat McCrory hosted over 70 small and minority owned businesses from across the state today at the Executive Mansion to learn more about Connect NC.
 
Wednesday marked the five-year anniversary of the adoption of the Common Core State Standards in North Carolina. How did you celebrate?
Wednesday marked the five-year anniversary of the adoption of the Common Core State Standards in North Carolina. How did you celebrate?
 
Writing on subjects you do not know about requires research. After researching subjects for a post or article, I realize that other more qualified people have already done the research and written about it and my two cents would not add to the subject.
Writing on subjects you do not know about requires research. After researching subjects for a post or article, I realize that other more qualified people have already done the research and written about it and my two cents would not add to the subject.
 
In "Maintaining rigor and listening to teachers in the debate over academic standards," Keith Poston of the Public School Forum argues against changing the Common Core math and English standards, since he believes members of the state's Academic Standards Review Commission (ASRC) are working to...
In "Maintaining rigor and listening to teachers in the debate over academic standards," Keith Poston of the Public School Forum argues against changing the Common Core math and English standards, since he believes members of the state's Academic Standards Review Commission (ASRC) are working to...
 
I have had the advantage of having degrees in both biology and English. I know how each is taught, and the requirements of each.
I have had the advantage of having degrees in both biology and English. I know how each is taught, and the requirements of each.
 
The August 24, 1587 baptism of Virginia Dare, the first English born Christian in the New World. Image courtesy of the North Carolina Office of Archives and History, Raleigh, NC.
The August 24, 1587 baptism of Virginia Dare, the first English born Christian in the New World. Image courtesy of the North Carolina Office of Archives and History, Raleigh, NC.
 
Every field of study has its standard way of teaching it to students. Science is mostly taught through lectures and labs. Literature and philosophy are mostly taught through classroom discussion. And English composition is mostly taught through students writing essays and bringing them to class...
Every field of study has its standard way of teaching it to students. Science is mostly taught through lectures and labs. Literature and philosophy are mostly taught through classroom discussion. And English composition is mostly taught through students writing essays and bringing them to class...
 
My title has two meanings. The first is that, since the 1980s at least, what calls itself literary criticism has consisted largely of abstract theory, less concerned with literature than with itself.
My title has two meanings. The first is that, since the 1980s at least, what calls itself literary criticism has consisted largely of abstract theory, less concerned with literature than with itself.
 
If it is really a kind of aggression to correct student grammar, composition teachers are unnecessary.
If it is really a kind of aggression to correct student grammar, composition teachers are unnecessary.
 
Thankfully, much is being made of Heather Mac Donald's recent piece, "The Humanities and Us," in the City Journal. She illustrates the decline of college English departments, where "gender, sexuality, race, and class" have taken over Chaucer, Milton, and Shakespeare. The radicals of the...
Thankfully, much is being made of Heather Mac Donald's recent piece, "The Humanities and Us," in the City Journal. She illustrates the decline of college English departments, where "gender, sexuality, race, and class" have taken over Chaucer, Milton, and Shakespeare. The radicals of the...
 
Newer     Older »     

HbAD0

 
Back to Top