Calendar

White rows indicate Thursdays and gray rows Tuesdays. This course calendar is subject to change throughout the semester.

Date Due Today Period Agenda
Aug. 20
• Introduce course
• Introduce Reading Quizzes
• Introduce Advocacy Initiative
• Get Course Contract
Aug. 25 • Advocacy Initiative individual pitches
• Completed Course Contract
• Share pitches
Vote on topics
• Introduce Tool/Technique Seminar
• Introduce Organization Report
Aug. 27 Rhetoric for Radicals ch. 1 • Complete Reading Quiz 1
• Discuss reading
• Form Advocacy Initiative groups
• Begin Advocacy Initiative challenge 1
Sept. 1 Advocacy Initiative challenge 1 • Share Advocacy Initiative challenge 1
• Introduce Content Analysis
• Begin assembling corpus
Sept. 3 • Rhetoric for Radicals ch. 2 • Complete Reading Quiz 2
• Discuss reading
• Begin Advocacy Initiative challenge 2
Sept. 8 Advocacy Initiative challenge 2 • Tool/Technique Seminar (Melissa R. & Lena M.)
• Organization Reports (Eden T., Anthony N.)
• Share Advocacy Initiative challenge 2
Sept. 10 • Rhetoric for Radicals ch. 3 • Complete Reading Quiz 3
• Discuss reading
• Begin Advocacy Initiative challenge 3
Sept. 15 Advocacy Initiative challenge 3 • Tool/Technique Seminar (Hope T. & Sharon G.)
• Organization Reports (Brittanie M., Molly B.)
• Share Advocacy Initiative challenge 3
Sept. 17 • Rhetoric for Radicals ch. 4
• Corpus draft

• Complete Reading Quiz 4
• Discuss reading
• Workshop corpora
Sept. 22 • Content Analysis research questions • Organization Reports (Carly R., Brooke G.)
• Content Analysis essay workshop
Sept. 24 • Rhetoric for Radicals ch. 5 • Complete Reading Quiz 5
• Discuss reading
• Begin Advocacy Initiative challenge 4
Sept. 29 Advocacy Initiative challenge 4 • Tool/Technique Seminar (Shannon R., Connor S.)
• Organization Reports (Letha W., Dianna D.)
• Share Advocacy Initiative challenge 4
Oct. 1 Digital Revolutions 1 • Complete Reading Quiz 6
• Discuss reading
• Begin Advocacy Initiative challenge 5
Oct. 6 Advocacy Initiative challenge 5 • Tool/Technique Seminar (Katherine R. & Abigail R.)
• Organization Reports (Alexis G., Abigail G.)
• Share Advocacy Initiative challenge 5
Oct. 8 • Digital Revolutions 2
Content analysis full draft
• Complete Reading Quiz 7
• Discuss reading
Workshop Content Analysis
Oct. 13   No class
Oct. 15 • Digital Revolutions 3
Content Analysis (emailed by midnight)
• Complete Reading Quiz 8
• Discuss reading
• Begin Advocacy Initiative challenge 6
• Discuss last Content Analysis questions
Oct. 20 Advocacy Initiative challenge 6 • Discuss Midterm Feedback form
• Tool/Technique Seminar (Eden T. & Anthony N.)
• Organization Reports (Melissa R., Lena M.)
• Share Advocacy Initiative challenge 6
Oct. 22 • Digital Revolutions 4
• Complete Midterm Feedback form (optional)
• Complete Reading Quiz 9
• Discuss reading
• Introduce Network Analysis
• Begin Advocacy Initiative challenge 7
Oct. 27 Advocacy Initiative challenge 7 • Organization Reports (Hope T., Sharon G.)
• Share Advocacy Initiative challenge 7
Oct. 29 • Digital Revolutions 5
• Complete Reading Quiz 10
• Discuss reading
• Discuss visualizations
Nov. 3 Student-located sample visualizations
• Tool/Technique Seminar (Carly R. & Brooke G.)
• Organization Reports (Justin M.)
Share sample visualizations
Nov. 5 • Digital Revolutions 6
Network Analysis research questions
• Complete Reading Quiz 11
• Discuss reading
• Workshop research questions
• Begin Advocacy Initiative Challenge 8
Nov. 10 Advocacy Initiative Challenge 8 • Tool/Technique Seminar (Letha W. & Dianna D.)
• Organization Reports (Shannon R., Connor S.)
• Share Advocacy Initiative Challenge 8
Nov. 12 • Digital Revolutions 7 • Complete Reading Quiz 12
• Discuss reading
• Begin Network Analysis visualizations
Nov. 17 • Network Analysis visualization(s)
• Tool/Technique Seminar (Alexis G. & Abigail G.)
• Organization Reports (Katherine R., Abigail R.)
• Share Network Analysis visualizations
Nov. 19 • Digital Revolutions 8
Network Analysis supported thesis statements
• Complete Reading Quiz 13
• Discuss reading
• Tool/Technique Seminar (Justin M. & Molly B.)
• Workshop supported thesis statements
Nov. 24 Network Analysis full draft • Workshop Network Analysis
Nov. 26   No class
Dec. 1 Network Analysis (emailed by midnight) • Workshop Advocacy Initiative presentation
Dec. 3   No class
Dec. 8
(11:30am)
• Deliver Advocacy Initiative presentation
Project vote