2014 AFT Convention Report

Read Mark Miller’s report on the 2014 AFT Convention. The PFA received three awards.

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Spring 2014 Part-Time Faculty Meeting

View the slides presented by Mark Miller at the Spring 2014 All-Staff day.

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From The Blog

History Is a Light We Dare Not Put Out

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Ethos, Pathos, Logos, and Why Writing Matters

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Good writing comes from the heart

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Student Evaluations Resulting in Too Much Agony, Too Little Ecstasy

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