Eileen Lagman's research focuses on ethnographic studies of literacy learning with additional interest in migration, economics, and affect theory. Her current project, _Literacy Remains: Learning and Loss in the Brain Drain of Filipino Migrant Labor_, examines the effects of “brain drain,” or the mass migration of skilled labor, on literacy education in the Philippines.
FYSM 1000 - First Year Seminar
Provide first year students with an immersive experience in an interdisciplinary topic that addresses current issues including social, technical and global topics. Taught by faculty from across campus, the course provides students with an opportunity to interact in small classes, have project based learning experiences and gain valuable communication skills. Seminar style classes focused on discussion and projects.
WRTG 3020 - Topics in Writing
Spring 2018 / Fall 2018
Through sustained inquiry into a selected topic or issue, students will practice advanced forms of academic writing. Emphasizes analysis, criticism and argument. Taught as a writing workshop, places a premium on substantive, thoughtful revision. May be repeated up to 6 total credit hours. Department enforced prerequisite: WRTG 1150 or equivalent (completion of lower-division writing requirement).