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Erin Brock
Erin Brock: Emulating the Best »

“I worked in the campus writing center for professor Scott Whiddon, and that introduced me to the academic field I’m in today.”

Abby Newcom
Abby Newcom: Channeling Her Talents »

“Studying rhetoric under professors Scott Whiddon and Gary Deaton taught me the art of persuasion and criticism, as well as the importance of tailoring narratives to a particular demographic—something that is vital for the success of a television show and a broadcast network.”

Liz Lane
Liz Lane: There’s No Denying Fate »

“I fell in love with studying rhetoric, amazed at how language could harness the power of emotion.”

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