PhD in Technology & Humanities at Illinois Tech

I was honored and thrilled when Illinois Tech approached me to offer my thoughts on the PhD program in which I am currently enrolled, Technical Communication (now renamed to Technology and Humanities). The 9×6 glossy promotional card seems to be all over the historic...

Vote For Athir For Torrit Grey

As many of you already know, I am a huge fan of Torrit Grey. I entered the 2012 competition but did not place, although Gamblin kindly sent me two tubes of Gamblin paint. Well, now they are continuing the contest on Facebook. Please visit my painting and click “Like.”...

A Blogademic

I have a friend who teaches at a college down in Virginia and every semester, she asks her reluctant freshman to tell the class a little bit about themselves. One of her favorite examples comes from a student who started with, “Dude, I work at Subway, and I’m, like, a...