Category: course administration

Welcome!

Hello and welcome to the web site for English 101–College Composition at the University of South Carolina Aiken. The web site has four main areas: The top menu includes links to course-related information (syllabus, schedule, assignments, etc.) The left sidebar…

Submit Your Draft

As I’ve noted, I do not use turnitin.com to check your drafts for plagiarism. I like to do that work on my own. That said, if you would like to see how well you are paraphrasing and/or summarizing your course…

Welcome

Hello and welcome to the web site for the Spring 2013 sections five and six of English 101—College Composition at the University of South Carolina Aiken. I created this web site to store and share resources in support of my…

Drop Another Quiz!

I just realized that our very own University Theatre Players will be performing Frozen, the play Gladwell discusses in “Something Borrowed,” this Thursday through Sunday. Because the timing of our reading seems amazing to me and I am such a…

Gradebook and Final Grade

I understand that there has been some confusion about the grades as reflected in the gradebook in turnitin.com and, for that, I apologize. Let me take a moment to explain how the gradebook is being used and what is and…

Submitting Drafts (Reminder)

This is a reminder that all drafts must be submitted through turnitin.com before midnight on the announced due date. Information necessary to create your account at turnitin.com can be found on the “About” page. See me if you have any…

Welcome!

Hello and welcome to the web site for English 101-61 at the University of South Carolina Aiken for the Fall 2011 semester. As is often the case with online classes, you can expect the web site to undergo revision over…

Farewell Until Fall

I seem to have forgotten to bid farewell last month, so I will do so now. I trust everyone will have a great 2011, and I look forward to getting things started again for the fall semester. If you are…

“My Kind of Town” Essay and Updated Schedule

I have updated the schedule to include assignments as you complete your “My Kind of Town” essay. I should note that I revised what was going to be the more formal Annotated Bibliography assignment into Blog Prompt #12. As always,…

Research Proposal Posted and Schedule Updated

I have posted the Research Proposal assignment and updated the schedule. Please let me know if you have any questions. By the way, I am still working on our English 101 Lounge. Because I didn’t require it from the beginning,…