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    • Who is Doing What to Whom: Narration as a Revision Strategy

    • videography; webinar; writing
    • CW/CT Webinar series. Presented by Dr. Michelle Baker. September 17, 2009. Smart revision is no easy task. Trouble spots are simple to find, but tough to correct. Far too often, we toss whole paragraphs, rewrite from scratch, and end up with...
    • The Finer Points of Usage

    • videography; webinar; writing
    • CW/CT Webinar Series. Presented by Dr. Michelle Baker. April 20, 2010. Although the guidelines for style are far more flexible than the rules of grammar, pundits and pedants alike remain sticklers for differences that seem nearly imperceptible to...
    • The Craft of Persuasion

    • videography; webinar; writing
    • CW/CT Webinar Series, Presented by Dr. Michelle Baker. November 30, 2010. Advertisers and politicians understand how to push our buttons and make their products irresistible. While the techniques of rhetoric are sometimes used unscrupulously or...
    • Prewriting Effective Use of Brainstorming and Mindmaps

    • videography; writing; webinar
    • CW/CT Webinar Series. Presented by Karene Motivans (USFWS). October 14, 2009. Even though we are taught in the CW/CT class how important it is to engage in pre-writing before launching into a complex piece of writing we still don’t take the...
    • Make An Appointment

    • videography; webinar; writing
    • CW/CT Webinar Series, Presented by Dr. Michelle Baker. September 23, 2010. The greatest barrier to clear, effective communication is the lack of time. But you don’t need a time machine to overcome this obstacle. Nor should you be spending...
    • HEAT Your Paragraphs Up

    • videography; webinar; writing
    • CW/CT Webinar Series. Presented by Dr. Michelle Baker. October 28, 2010. It has been said that every piece of writing is an argument. Perhaps it is true that everything we write includes some element of persuasion. But even in a document that...
    • Go with the Flow - Adding Transitions

    • videography; webinar; writing
    • CW/CT Webinar Series. Presented by Dr. Michelle Baker. November 19, 2009. If you’ve ever had a draft returned with the words “choppy,” “doesn’t flow”, or “irrelevant” blotting the margins, this webinar is for you. Such comments...
    • Effective Editing

    • videography; webinar; writing
    • CW/CT Webinar Series. Presented by Dr. Michelle Baker. March 23, 2010. Every writer knows how painful the editing process can be: hours of effort, returned with hundreds of tiny red marks that feel more like stab wounds than corrections. ...
    • Develop a Writing Collaborative

    • videography; webinar; writing
    • CW/CT Webinar Series, Presented by Dr. Michelle Baker. December 21, 2010. Mature writers never work in isolation but collaborate frequently. Collaboration itself looks different depending on the writer, the document, and the context. In some...
    • Choosing the Right Words for More Powerful Descriptions

    • videography; webinar; writing
    • CW/CT Webinar Series. Presented by Rachel Levin (USFWS). January 28, 2010. As we learned in Critical Writing-Critical Thinking, clear, concise and vivid language help evoke the senses and ultimately provide a more powerful and convincing...

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