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Russ Orr
English Professor

 

Contact Information

Office Location: MCML 129, Elko Campus
Phone:775.753.2156
Email:russ.orr(a)gbcnv.edu
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Office Hours

  • Monday: 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
  • Tuesday: 11:45 am to 12:45 pm
  • Wednesday: 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
  • Thursday: 11:45 am to 12:45 pm

Education

  • MA, California State University, 2009
  • Post-Bac Secondary Education, Arizona State University, 2001
  • BS, University of Nevada - Reno, 1972

 





Classes

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ENG 101
Title:Composition I
Catalog Description: Critical reading and writing of the expository essay. Emphasizes pre-writing, strategies for organization, and revision.
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ENG 102
Title:Composition II
Catalog Description: Continuation of English 101. Emphasizes writing from sources, argument, the investigative paper, and research techniques.
My Comments:Elko HIgh School students only
ENG 102
Title:Composition II
Catalog Description: Continuation of English 101. Emphasizes writing from sources, argument, the investigative paper, and research techniques.
My Comments:Online class
ENG 102
Title:Composition II
Catalog Description: Continuation of English 101. Emphasizes writing from sources, argument, the investigative paper, and research techniques.
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ENG 108
Title:Technical Communications II
Catalog Description: Advanced letter and report writing techniques including proper word choice, tone, and structure. Business letters, memorandums, formal and informal reports, process, and mechanism descriptions.
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ENG 333
Title:Professional Communications
Catalog Description: A course in applied rhetoric for students to develop the writing and communication skills they will need as professionals. The goal is to make strong writers with flexible analysis, writing, and oral communication skills.
My Comments:Online class

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