2017 WRTC Tech Talks


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2016 WRTC Tech Talks

Creative Nonfiction - Cathryn Molloy

The digital storytelling assignment focuses on discrete vignettes that combine to deliver a “dominant impression” or argument to readers/viewers. Taking on issues of online privacy and writer agency, the digital storytelling assignment includes a grading rubric, links to tech resources and specifics on the breaking the project into steps.

Pecha Kucha - Séan McCarthy

The Pecha Kucha presentation style requires 20 slides for 20 seconds each and encourages precise and fast-paced presentations. Faculty considering this approach for student presentations will find links to online resources about Pecha Kucha as well as a sample assignment utilizing this approach. 

Atavist - Heather Comfort

Atavist is a user-friendly digital writing space that allows writers to combine multiple media including text, images, video and podcasts. The attached assignment offers descriptions for students, suggestions for a timeline for the assignment, and advice on utilizing the free software. Those interested may consider modeling this assignment for student with “Snow Fall: The Avalanche at Tunnel Creek”, a Pulitzer prize winner by John Branch of The New York Times. 

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