Mary Been, Ph.D.

Professor

Department of English and Languages

College of Arts, Letters, and Social Sciences

Lake Superior State University

Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783

mbeen@lssu.edu

906/635-2116


 

Courses Fall 2013

  • ENGL110-SCI: First-Year Composition for Natural Science Majors

(Writing in the Sciences)

  • COMM101: Fundamentals of Communication

 

Office Hours

Fall 2013

M: 11:15-1:15; T: 2:15-3:15; W: 11:15-12:15; TH: 2:15-3:15

...and by appointment.

If you are unable to make the times listed above, please email me to arrange an appointment. (mbeen@lssu.edu)

 

All the courses I teach

  • Communication 101: Fundamentals of Communication
  • Communication 399: Communication Internship
  • English 091: Preparation for College Reading and Writing
  • English 110: First Year Composition I
  • English 110: First Year Composition I: Science
  • English 111: First Year Composition II (Website for ENGL111 classes)
  • English 180: Introduction to Literary Studies
  • English 232: American Literature II
  • English 233: English Literature I
  • English 236: Literature and Culture
  • English 306: Technical Writing
  • English 340: Genre Studies
  • English 404: Literature Before 1800
  • English 405: Romanticism
  • English 406: 19th Century Literature
  • English 421: History of Literary Criticism
  • English 490: Senior Thesis
  • Honors 401: Honors Thesis
  • Humanities 256: Introduction to Film
  • INTD 399: Communication Internship

 


University Service

  • Faculty Association Executive Council (2010 - present)
    • Vice-President
  • Self Study: Writer, Chapter Two: Learning Focused, which included: Assessment, General Education, Learning, Scholarship, Lifelong Learning, Organizational Learning (2011)
  • Accreditation Steering Committee (2010-11)
    • Co-Chair: Criterion Three
  • General Education Committee (2008-2011)
    • Chair: English and Communication Sub-Committee

 

 


Writing Across the Peninsula (WAP) Conference Co-Founder

A yearly academic conference on the topic of rhetoric and composition for college and high school teachers

 

2010: Michigan Technological University

"Exploring the Range"

Sept. 23-24, 2010

http://writingacrossthepeninsula2010.weebly.com/

2011: Northern Michigan University

"Shifting Shorelines: Revision at the Water's Edge"

Oct. 27-28, 2011

http://writingacrossthepeninsula.weebly.com/

2012: Lake Superior State University

"Bridging Boundaries"

Oct. 27-28, 2012

http://writingacrossthepeninsula2012.weebly.com/

2013: Michigan Technological University

"Revolutionary ‘Riting: Working-class Perspectives and the 1913-14 Michigan Copper Strike"

Thursday Oct.24 - Saturday Oct. 26

CFP and Conference Information:

http://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/node/50411

 

 


I'm currently in the process of developing webpages for each of the areas below, gathering material that may be helpful to my students and colleagues.

Check back soon!

Sustainability

 

 

 


 

Academic Integrity

Guidelines for college writers

 

Course Outcomes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Been