Weather Closure

University of Alaska Anchorage campus will be closed September 24, 2021 beginning at 6:40 AM, due to weather. Students and employees should check their email for more information. The university will remain closed for the weekend and reopen on Monday morning.

The Alaska Airlines Center will be open Saturday, September 25, for the home volleyball match that afternoon.

Rhetoric, Debate

Faculty Development, Day Two

Faculty Intensive, Day Two

Speaking the Language

Speaking the Language

Rhetorical Questions

Exercise - Question Yourself

Technique - Questions and Categories

Essay - Rhetoric and the Method of Democracy (Kerri Morris)

Rhetorical Purposes

Essay - Approaching Argument: Different Voices, Different Perspectives (Marilyn Barry)

Technique - Five Ways to Look at It


Essay - Debate as a Pedagogical Tool (Steven Johnson)

Technique - Classroom Debate

Sample Assignment - Public Policy debate

Essay - The Power to Choose (Bogdan Hoanca)

Combining Elements - The Justice Talking Format

Technique - Radio Program

Essay: Composing Controversy - Moving from Dialogue to Debate with a Justice Talking Radio Program

Case Study - Science Today (Jacqueline Cason)

Case Study - Grammatical Correctness: Die-Hard Standards v. Bleeding Heart Revisionists (Kerri Morri

Difficult Dialogue

Difficult Dialogue - Majorities and Minorities

Start Talking

Start Talking - Questions for Discussion