Monthly Archives: April 2013

A16: Your Portfolio

In an effort to give you every opportunity to make late revisions to your work, I am setting the deadline for Portfolios at NOON SUN MAY 05. Your portfolio will contain your Research Position Paper Reflective Statement Visual Argument and … Continue reading

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Sample Reflective Statement

In 2012, my Comp II student wrote this good example of a reflective statement that will give you a good idea of the scope of analysis the assignment requires. The department now requires you to reflect on Core Value as … Continue reading

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A15: Reflective Statement

The Reflective Statement The Reflective Statement provides you the opportunity to describe and assess your work in the course. The Reflective Statement serves as a guide to your portfolio in that it gives you and your instructor a clear, specific … Continue reading

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Research Position – Rory O’Connell

Having Safety without Helmets It’s not surprising that countries with without helmet laws see much higher numbers in bikers. When it becomes a cultural norm to ride bikes many people chose to join in on a healthier lifestyle. In countries … Continue reading

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Rebuttal Essay – Rory O’Connell

Wearing Helmets for less Risk Helmets are designed to effectively protect the head of bikers in case of an accident. When bikers fall helmets have been show to reduce chances of head injury by 85%. In hospitals, 7% of head injuries in … Continue reading

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Definiton Essay – Jodi Dziedzic

Art is something that cannot be defined by one individual because it is usually so subjective. However, street art often falls under one particular category- street art is site-specific art. Forms of site-specific art range from installation sculptures or performance … Continue reading

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Rebuttal Essay – Jodi Dziedzic

A common misconception in today’s society is the distinguishable line between tagging graffiti and graffiti as an art form. When presenting someone with a work of tagging graffiti, it is typically disapproved of for its lack of pleasing aesthetics and … Continue reading

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