What this assembled group of protesters lack in numbers and weather — the rally is held in bitter cold and pouring rain — they more than make up for it in enthusiasm. 983 more words
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In the fall, for the twenty-third year in a row, Maclean’s magazine ranked UWaterloo as the top university for innovation in Canada. Most of the media commentary about this focused on our science-oriented faculties (Math and Computing, Engineering, etc.). 478 more words
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Bruffee “believed that by working in peer groups, with the guidance of a teacher, students could learn to write in ways associated with academic expertise. Although Bruffee’s claims for the efficacy of peer learning have been embraced by the writing-center community, his focus on acculturating students into the academy’s ‘normal’ ways of knowing and writing has also been criticized by many writing-center personnel who wish to problematize the normalizing effect of the academy” (Leverenz 54).