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David Beard

University Service

Service to the University of Minnesota -- Duluth:

  • Member, Liberal Education Committee (University-Wide), Fall 2007
  • Civic Engagement:  Participant in Monthly, University-wide Working Group on "Civic Engagement," 2005-2007
  • Member, College of Liberal Arts Academic Affairs Committee, Fall 2005 and Fall 2006.
  • Departmental Committees:  Search Committee, Assessment; New Major (in Journalism & Professional Writing)
  • Coordinator, Institute for Advanced Study grant for Reconfiguring Rhetorical Studies, 2007-2008 & 2009-2010.  We brought a nearly a dozen scholars in rhetoric, journalism, philosophy, English, writing studies and communication to UMD, enhancing the culture of collaborative research.
  • Honors Program:  I serve as participating faculty on:
  • o      Twin Cities field trips (Fall 2006, 2007 and 2008)
  • o      Hibbing field trip (Fall 2007)
  • o      Honors Conference Field trip to Menomonie, WI (Spring 2008)
  • o      Honors Banquet (Fall 2007 and 2008)
  • Leader for Office of Interdisciplinary Initiatives,"Collaborative in Rhetorical Studies," an interdepartmental and intercampus research group in rhetorical studies.
Service to the University of Wisconsin -- River Falls:
  • Departmental Committees:Chair, Student Committee, Department of English; Faculty Advisor, Literary Society; Faculty Advisor, Sigma Tau Delta(Honors Society); Workshop Leader (Scholarships for English Majors, Writing the Letter of Application to Graduate School, Finding a Job with a Degree in English), Search Committee (2004-2005)
  • College Committees:  Marketing Communications Steering Committee (incl. participant in five-year review of the program and in search committees), Ethical Citizenship Subcommittee of the College of Arts & Sciences Curriculum Committee, Visiting Professor Committee, 2003-2005
  • Service to the Department of Rhetoric, University of Minnesota
  • Departmental Committees: Hiring Committee, 1997-1998, Awards Committee (to review applications for College-wide teaching awards), 1998-2000


 

Dr. David E Beard

651-398-5405
2011 Jefferson
Lower Apartment
Duluth
55812

Public Lecture on Rhetoric

David Beard at the Institute for Advanced Study

Public Lecture on Rhetoric

David Beard, Lecture at the Institute for Advanced Study
 
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