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How I Flew to the Moon and Proved It Was Made of Blue Cheese: Writing the Methodology Section

Carson Medley Thesis Advisor, CSU, Chico Graduate Studies A big part of the master’s thesis is the student’s research design, or methodology. Carson Medley identifies, explains, and…

From  Jeff Layne on March 13th, 2017 0 likes 34 plays   

Understanding the Literature Survey and Writing the Literature Review

Carson Medley Thesis Advisor, CSU Chico Graduate Studies In this presentation, Carson Medley explains that “literature,” in terms of the literature review and survey aspect of the…

From  Jeff Layne on March 8th, 2017 0 likes 330 plays   

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 43 plays   

I Have This IDEA

Carson Medley Thesis Advisor, CSU, Chico Graduate Studies Carson Medley discusses the critical point of coming up with an idea to turn into a thesis or project. He talks about where researchable…

From  Jeff Layne on November 1st, 2016 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Language and Social Movements

Dr. Sara Trechter & Dr. Saundra Wright Faculty, English Department, CSU, Chico Two CSU, Chico linguists explain how the use of language can define and influence movements for social justice. Dr.…

From  Jeff Layne on October 14th, 2016 0 likes 321 plays   

How to Write a Unified, Coherent Essay

Mike Bluing and Sonoma Koontz Writing Tutors, CSU, Chico Student Learning Center CSU, Chico student writing tutors explain the concept of “unity” as a tool to write more coherent…

From  Jeff Layne on September 6th, 2016 0 likes 225 plays   

Test-taking and Writing Strategies. Review of Basic Essay Structure and Theses

Eric Dunk CSU, Chico English Graduate Student & Student Learning Center Tutor In this part of his four-part GRE Writing Workshop, Student Learning Center Writing Tutor Eric Dunk explains the…

From  Jeff Layne on September 1st, 2016 0 likes 27 plays   

Tackling the “Issue” Essay Requirement

Eric Dunk CSU, Chico English Graduate Student & Student Learning Center Tutor In the final presentation of his four-part GRE Writing Workshop series, Eric Dunk, a writing tutor in the Student…

From  Jeff Layne on September 1st, 2016 0 likes 18 plays   

Paragraph Development

Brooke Hespeler Student Writing Tutor, CSU, Chico Student Learning Center Brooke Hespeler, a Chico State senior majoring in English, explains how to write better essays and research papers by…

From  Jeff Layne on September 1st, 2016 0 likes 51 plays   

Writing Made Easy

Donna Pierro Coordinator of Supplemental Instruction, Student Learning Center Ms. Pierro starts with the question, “What makes an essay?” She continues with practical tips on how to…

From  Jeff Layne on August 18th, 2016 0 likes 21 plays