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Assignment | Kinesiology Careers (Wiederrecht): Poster/Academic Writing

Fall 2020 | PHED 1301 | Prof. Wiederrecht

General Resources

Following the steps to a good poster design or presentation is helpful and we hope the links above have a few good tips. Speaking of tips....

TIP: Check the assignment rubric against your project. How does your work measure up?

Which program should you use?

PowerPoint will have zero learning curve, and you can do a surprisingly good deal with it beyond its actual function of presentation software. It also has built-in support for creating charts and graphs. FREE application with your LSC student Office 365. Poster templates for PowerPoint.

Google Slides is easy to learn and creative. Template or more templates.

Canva basics help you design your A++ poster. Templates and how-tos at

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From, you can:

Use in the cloud

Download & install to your computer

Writing Lab

Request an Upswing account for online writing help with the UP writing coaches! (Currently-enrolled UP students only.)

What's Upswing & how does this work?

Is the writing coach in? Today's hours:



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To create an account, follow the instructions on the Grammarly guide.