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Engaging Young Children in Science and Literacy Learning: One Biology Majors Career Path

Dr. Char Moffit School of Education CSU, ChicoWhen it comes to science, how are kids educated in our schools? Why are districts restricting the amount of science we teach? Dr. Char Moffit, a biology…

From  Jeff Layne on December 5th, 2018 0 likes 65 plays 0  

Representations of Female Homosexuality in Middle Eastern Contemporary Literature: Strategies and Critics

Zayer Baazaoui Ph.D. candidate in Literary, Cultural and Linguistic Studies University of Miami, Florida Zayer Baazaoui explains the connection between the development of society and the development…

From  Jeff Layne on November 5th, 2018 0 likes 173 plays 0  

Put Up Your Dukes: The Oral Defense

Carson Medley Thesis Advisor, CSU, Chico Graduate Studies A major step for a graduate student to earn his or her master’s degree is the oral defense of the master’s thesis. Carson…

From  Jeff Layne on February 13th, 2017 0 likes 76 plays 0  

Zen and the Art of Questioning

Carson Medley Thesis Advisor, CSU, Chico Graduate Studies Alternatively titled, “Which Came First – the Answer or the Question?,” this workshop addresses what the presenter…

From  Jeff Layne on November 4th, 2016 0 likes 49 plays 0  

My Only Problem Is That I Don’t Have a Problem at All

Carson Medley Thesis Advisor, CSU, Chico Graduate Studies Carson Medley teaches students how to find the problem, the issue – the conflict – around which to build their thesis. The…

From  Jeff Layne on November 2nd, 2016 0 likes 69 plays 0  

How to Write (or Start Thinking About) a Thesis or Project

Carson Medley Thesis Advisor, CSU, Chico Graduate Studies This workshop introduces students to the culminating activity of their graduate education – the thesis or project. Carson discusses…

From  Jeff Layne on November 2nd, 2016 0 likes 333 plays 0  

Finding Oneself Along the Road of Yes and Even NO!!

Dr. Kathy Kaiser, Sociology Faculty, CSU, Chico Dr. Kathy Kaiser’s response to a contract which suddenly and unexpectedly arrived in the mail was—where is Chico? She had forgotten…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Writer's Voice: Daryl Farmer, Creative Nonfiction

Dr. Daryl Farmer Faculty, Department of English, University of Alaska-Fairbanks Dr. Daryl Farmer reads from and discusses “Bicycling Beyond the Divide: Two Journeys into the West.” His…

From  Jeff Layne on August 15th, 2016 0 likes 41 plays 0  

The Contours of Prison Writing: Or What We (Should) Talk About When We Talk About Prison Writing

Dr. Nathaniel Heggins Bryant Faculty, English Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Heggins Bryant explores literature written by prisoners; what his dissertation calls, “The Productive Intellectual…

From  Jeff Layne on August 12th, 2016 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Connecting the Dots

Dr. Paul Zingg President, CSU, Chico Early in his presentation, Dr.Paul Zingg, CSU, Chico’s President since 2004, states that “connect the dots” is a metaphor he uses frequently…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 21 plays 0