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Melissa Perkins

Communication, Rhetoric and Digital Media

Biography

Melissa is a first-year Ph.D. student focusing on pedagogy, corporate social responsibility, and the rhetoric of social media activism. She is currently a Graduate Research Assistant for SAS in Cary, NC.

Presentations

“Critical Pedagogy and the Digital Classroom”
Paper Presented at MMLA Conference Border States, St. Louis, Missouri, November 2016

“Critical Pedagogy and the Digital Classroom”
Paper Presented at Bowling Green State’s bgsucon: 21st Century Englishes Conference, Bowling Green, OH, October 2016

Education

  • B.A in English Literature from University of Central Florida, 2013
  • M.A. in Composition and Rhetoric from University of Akron, 2017
  • Graduate Certificate in TESOL from University of Akron, 2017