CAHSS Faculty Presentations, Proceedings, Lectures, and Symposia


Not Your Typical Research Essay: Digital Alternatives for Presenting and Visualizing Research

Event Name

NSU Going Deeply Digital: Promises & Challenges of the Digital Curriculum in Higher Education

Event Location

Fort Lauderdale, Florida


Department of Writing and Communication

Document Type

Conference Presentation

Presentation Date


Date Range:

2019-02-15 to 2019-02-16


This presentation will feature three assignments that ask students to use digital technologies to present, visualize, and discuss research throughout the course of a sustained research project. The presenters will discuss how research proposal videos, data-driven infographics, and research-based Ignite talk can enhance student critical thinking, digital literacies, and ability to present research findings going beyond textual essays.