Nate Kreuter

Tyro Tracts


Nate Kreuter is an assistant professor of English at Western Carolina University, where he teaches rhetoric and writing. He is currently completing his first book manuscript, which is tentatively titled Rhetorical Intelligence: The CIA, Iraq, and the Uncertainties of Knowing. Nate's personal blog and additional professional information are available here. You can e-mail Nate directly here, or follow him on Twitter by following @lawnsports

Most Recent Articles

The Freedom to Fail

Oct 7, 2011

One of the challenges of the college classroom is showing students that they can learn from failure, writes Nate Kreuter.


Teaching Student-Athletes

Sep 14, 2011

Nate Kreuter and Eric Dieter discuss the stereotypes and the practicalities.


The Frustration of Not Seeing

Aug 31, 2011

Professors don't always witness the fruits of their teaching, writes Nate Kreuter.


To Moonlight or Not

Aug 10, 2011

Nate Kreuter reviews the issues associated with holding a job while enrolled full-time in graduate school.


Get a Financial Education

Jul 27, 2011

Just because graduate students don't have money is no reason not to plan for the future, writes Nate Kreuter.


Advice on Academic Advice

Jul 13, 2011

When hunting for a job, you need all the ideas you can get -- and you need to ignore plenty of them, writes Nate Kreuter.


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