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    • A case study in editing : revising the UWC tutor manual 

      Bell, Amber (Northern Illinois University, 2011)
      This Honors Capstone project sought to complete an editing project using both comprehensive editing and copyediting techniques while demonstrating proficiency in both digital and paper markup. The NIU University Writing ...
    • Tweeting to an empty room : a case study of the rhetorical strategies used during the Ebola crisis 

      Pritchard, Mary S. (Northern Illinois University, 2015)
      This thesis is a case study of the rhetorical strategies used on Twitter to communicate about the Ebola crisis. A review of the literature provides background information on the intersection of social media and crisis ...
    • The use of Facebook by older adults 

      Howard, Paula Marie (Northern Illinois University, 2015)
      This study looked at Facebook use by older adults to determine why and how they use the website and what characteristics of network literacy they exhibit in doing so. To conduct my research I interviewed eight older adults ...