INSTRUCTOR  Owen M. Williamson, MA

In case of absence, or if class is ever cancelled due to circumstances beyond Instructor control, students are still expected to complete and submit all assignments shown on this Calendar page if possible. 

Week 10


Regular Registration Begins (Refer to your registration schedule in Goldmine) October 24, 2011

Term Registration Information page.

Do online quiz on Borders, chapter 8

Turn in reports: What are your own strongest interests, abilities, and values?

Money Matters for the UTEP student.

Tentative exercise: How would you cope if you did not have enough money to buy food to eat? Be very specific.

Draft Collective Reports due next week for Peer Review.

Schedule collective Oral Reports.

Turn in report on web investigation from last week: What are this particular professor's interests, accomplishments, background, publications, activities and opinions? 

Public speaking activity—declamation. [Applies to theme / discipline] [Public speaking]

Wednesday: Library Orientation (in Library 204B).


Library Orientation Wednesday, Oct. 26, in Library 204B.

Online Library tutorials for your students are available at: 

 *Library Subject Guides are available at:


Owen Williamson

Phone Number:




UNIV 1301

Date Requested:

Oct. 26

Time Requested:

8:30 – 9:20

Number of Students:


Class Level:



Juan Sandoval


Library Room 204B


Turn in response to "We are not only eating 'materials', we are also eating 'information.'"

Tentative: Respond to .

Work Group 4 will discuss Assignment 10.

Fasting--in class response.

Public speaking activity—declamation. [Applies to theme / discipline] [Public speaking]


  1. Read Jacob, Ch. 9 (pps. 223-243).

    2. Read Borders chapter 9: Money Matters.

    3. Read "Academically Adrift," be ready to respond.

    4. Review Online Library tutorials at: 

    5. Do online quiz on Borders Ch. 8.


  1. Read Gosling and Noordam's "Giving a Great Presentation." Important note: This says it is for PhD's, but it is actually for anyone from high school on up!

  2. Read "We are not only eating 'materials', we are also eating 'information'" and respond in two good paragraphs. Turn in response on Friday.



1. 10: Do Writing Exercises (all) on p. 243 of Jacob.

2. KTEP reports. [Academic success strategies—note taking] [Critical thinking]


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