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Student Work Examples

The following examples represent superior student work from previous semesters.  These projects should give current and future students an idea of professors’ expectations for what constitutes “A” work.

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COM 2001

“I Love HPU” video (abridged version).  Produced by students in COM 2001.


COM 2204

Sterling Lund – Critical analysis paper with live links. This paper explores the film American Beauty through the theoretical lenses of visual pleasure theory and Marxism.

Sarah Belle Tate – Campaign Analysis.  This paper merges rhetoric and advertising to analyze Apple’s iPod campaign.


COM 2264

Sam Kizer – Digital Autobiographical Soundtrack.  This soundtrack of African-American music, with accompanying liner notes and artwork, provides a glimpse of Sam’s converging identities.

Tiffany Francois – Research Paper. This paper critiques the shifting values, identities, and ideologies of the opposing representations of Black women—the sexualized object and the Mammy—during slavery as well as the Blaxploitation film era.


COM 3390

Sample term paper: PRIOR RESTRAINT AND THE PENTAGON PAPERS CASE OF 1971
Sample References

Steven Haller – Final Term Paper: Protecting Copyright from Infringement

Rachael Lehman – Final Term Paper: Unconstitutionality of Indecency Restrictions on Broadcast Television

 


 

COM 4424

Ashlee Branch – Digital Portfolio. This digital portfolio contains popular culture artifacts with accompanying analyses of the gender binary and performance within the binary.

Ashlee Branch – Response Paper. This response paper on gendered violence applies the concepts of gender performance and reception to HPU’s Theatre Department’s production of the docuplay The Laramie Project.

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