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Check Your Drafts

I’ve created a space for you to submit your drafts and have them checked through turnitin.com. To do so, go to the turnitin.com web site and log in with the following information: Class ID: 19660835 Password/Enrollment Key: aiken

Writing Awards

The USCA Department of English 2018 Writing Awards Submission Guidelines for all awards are available in H&SS 204.   The Phebe Davidson Prize in Creative Writing The Phebe Davidson prize in Creative Writing was established in honor of distinguished South…

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…

Turnitin

I have created our class and posted the Researched Argument assignment to turnitin.com. Feel free to post your drafts and see how well you paraphrased and documented your sources. First, you need to create an account at turnitin.com, then you…

Account at Turnitin.com

I’ve created our account at turnitin.com. Feel free to run your drafts through its originality checker to check on proper paraphrasing and documenting. I also left the grammar check on, so you can have a look at what it catches…

Intuition and Exploration Paper Requirements

Just to clarify for folks, here are the requirements for the final Intuition and Exploration Paper. Remember, the Intuition and Exploration Paper is the name of the finished research project. a 2,000-word argumentative academic paper six to eight sources documented…

This Week’s Writing Room Workshops

The Research Process Wednesday 3/14 11:00AM Penland 106 Formal Writing Friday 3/16 1:00pm Penland 106

Malcolm Gladwell on Sixty Minutes

Based on a tip from a student who would like to remain anonymous, here is a clip from Malcolm Gladwell on a recent episode of Sixty Minutes.

Writing Room Workshops

The following is a list of Writing Room workshops for this semester. (Actually, it is an edited list; I have deleted workshops that are not applicable for the purposes of our class.) If you attend a workshop and provide a…

Welcome to English 101 for Spring 2012!

Hello and Happy New Year! Welcome to the Spring 2012 iteration of English 101 for sections one and two. I still have some work to complete on the web site, but, in case you’re checking in early, feel free to…