Category Archives: Teaching

  1. Week Eight


    March 3, 2017 by Kathryn Kuttis

    In a rush to get campus, I left my phone charging on the counter yesterday. There was no time to …
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  2. 3 Myths About Office Hours


    February 16, 2017 by Kathryn Kuttis

    Active listening is my best research tool. It plays a major role in effective communication. While good teaching can translate into classroom …
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  3. Life After SOJC

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    February 18, 2016 by Kathryn Kuttis

    Emails from SOJC grads are my favorite. Like unexpected gifts, they are a delightful surprise that usually arrive when I need …
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  4. Follow Your Ideas: Networking

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    February 11, 2016 by Kathryn Kuttis

    Where else can you network? I think the best way to meet a diverse group of industry insiders is to …
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  5. Open Up Your Options


    February 3, 2016 by Kathryn Kuttis

    It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by a deadline. We’ve all been there. Panic races through your body. Your mind is blank. The …
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  6. Write a Blog That’s Timely

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    October 14, 2015 by Kathryn Kuttis

    One of the best ways to grab attention in the blogosphere is to write about something that’s timely. For most …
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  7. My Best Students Use Social Media


    September 13, 2015 by Kathryn Kuttis

    Last year my niece sent me an Instagram directly. She said thanks for the birthday gift we sent and posted a photo of …
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