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Owen M. Williamson, MA

Lecturer, Developmental English, UTEP

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Spring, 2018

Previous semesters:


ENGL 0312 Logo

UNIV 1301

ENGL 0111 Basic English Composition

UNIV 1301: Progymnasmata--Secrets of Effective Persuasion

ENGL 1311 Expository English Composition

English 1312: Research and critical writing

ENGL 3359--Technical writing

UNIV 1301 Bizancio Dorado

UNIV 1301 Breve introducción a la autodefensa intelectual

Owen Williamson earned a BA in English from the College of St. Thomas (now University of St. Thomas) in St. Paul, Minnesota, and an MA in Professional Writing and Rhetoric at UTEP.  He was formerly certified as a Social Work Associate in Texas. He taught at Barton Community College, in Kansas, before coming back to UTEP to teach, first with University College, currently with the Developmental English Dept.

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Revision and Proofreading (PowerPoint)

Teaching Statement

Cartoon Guide to Rhetoric (PowerPoint)

Visual Rhetoric

WWI Poster Gallery (for visual analysis)

Revising and proofreading (slide show).


Developmental English Program - Education Bldg 205 - phone: (915) 747 7623 - fax: (915) 747 5655
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The University of Texas at El Paso - 500 W. University Ave. - El Paso, TX 79968
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