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COMM:1130 The Art of Persuading Others: Welcome

Fall 2020, Dr. David Supp-Montgomerie

In this guide

Research Tips

  • Search vs. Research (video)
  • Research Tips
  • InfoHawk+ for Finding Articles
  • More Help with Research
  • Research Resources
  • How to Read a Scholarly Article (infographic)

Writing Tips

  • Crafting a Strong Thesis Statement
  • MLA Citations
  • General Rubric
  • Writing Resources

About this guide

This guide was created to supplement the research and writing that you will do in COMM:1130. The guide provides an overview to many useful resources and tips for your course assignments.


Consult the course ICON page for details on assignments, including requirements and deadlines. 


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