Archive for June, 2009

Planning for the fall semester

June 25, 2009
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Summer is off to a fine (if wet) start, and it’s already almost July.  It won’t be that long until September 1st is upon us and we are into the fall semester.  So, what can you do now to start getting ready and make that last burst of summer a little more fun and...
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Fearless Speech

June 18, 2009
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Often, in the US, we take our right to free speech for granted.  But, this right is one that is often an issue of conflict and agitation.  It’s a right for which people frequently must fight.  French philosopher and scholar, Michel Foucault, utilizes the Greek idea of parrhesia to talk about “fearless speech.”  Fearless...
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Summer Reading List

June 17, 2009
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While Rowan doesn’t currently have a university read text, many schools do have a program where one book is suggested for students and faculty to read over the summer and that text is then incorporated into classes in the following academic year.  As our college is home to the writing arts program, and we...
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10 Habits to Avoid in the Workplace (from careerbuilder.com)

June 8, 2009
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This is a reposting of some information from careerbuilder.com regarding workplace habits.  While it’s not “new,”  I thought it was good advice and so have quoted it verbatim below. ******************************************************* 1. Procrastination A lot of people work best under pressure, or at least they say so. With everyone having a different personality, you can’t...
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May 2009 Student Accomplishments

June 2, 2009
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Several Communication students were honored for their excellence in May 2009. The Bagin-Ambacher Scholarship Committee announced the names of the scholarship winners for 2009-2010. The transfer student winner is Rebecca Cicione who will be majoring in Public Relations at Rowan.  The freshman winner is Matthew Farrel, who intends to major in Journalism. The Gloucester...
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