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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  Patricia Serviss on November 3rd, 2020 0 likes 107 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  Patricia Serviss on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 83 plays 0  

Horizontal Reading

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

From  Patricia Serviss on September 1st, 2020 0 likes 27 plays 0  

IMRD and Summary Genres (UWP 7)

Week Four video for summer session 2 this video includes: 1) introduction to the IMRD structure (introduction, method, results, and discussion sections) 2) introduction to "literature…

From  Patricia Serviss on August 26th, 2020 0 likes 65 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 16 plays 0