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BEAM: A Tool for Academic Writing

This video introduces BEAM as a way to think about purposeful source use in academic writing. BEAM is an acronym for Background, Exhibit, Argument, and Method sources.

From  Tricia Serviss on November 3rd, 2020 0 likes 725 plays 0  

Genres of Source Reference (Summary, Paraphrase, Patchwrite, Quotation)

This video describes different genres (or types) of source reference that are common in academic literacy tasks assigned to undergraduate students. Video slides are available here. A handout of the…

From  Tricia Serviss on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 354 plays 0  

Horizontal Reading

Demonstration of Horizontal Reading strategies using the Miller and Schultz article about university literacy.

From  Tricia Serviss on September 1st, 2020 0 likes 41 plays 0  

IMRD and Summary Genres (UWP 7)

Find the Miller and Schulz annotated article via this link. Find the slide deck used in this video via this link.

From  Tricia Serviss on August 26th, 2020 0 likes 287 plays 0  

Dr. Martha Macri - NAIS Research Now - 2/27/2020

Today there are millions of speakers of Mayan languages in Mexico, and Central America. From at least 150 CE through the arrival of the Spanish in the sixteenth century the Maya used a script…

From  Jessica Perea on February 28th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0