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Start Writing and Get Us Laughing Contest Submission: Oh No ...

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Start Writing and Get Us Laughing Writing Contest: Submissions and Winners. Oh No! by Mishal A. - 4th place.
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Avoiding Plagiarism : a Prime Requisite in Academic writing

You are also permitted to use common phrases, proverbs and even sayings while writing the Research Papers. It is also not included under Plagiarism in case of academic writing. However, it is expected to give recognition to ...
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On Why I Write | A Chronic Dose | A blog about chronic illness ...

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First, there's the obvious. I write because as an author, editor, and an academic who teaches writing, it is my job. I started writing this blog because I knew there must be other people like me out there, young adults living with ...
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Making Academic Writing Meaningful: Preparing an Exam Prompt ...

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Making Academic Writing Meaningful: Preparing an Exam Prompt. Posted on December 3, 2011. Today I am thinking about how to create a meaningful writing challenge for my students within the borders of an essentially artificial exercise–the ...
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Making the most of the Writing Center

For students interested in putting in this effort, the Writing Center offers a promising, if potentially frustrating, avenue to lucid prose.

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Call for Applications ... - International Writing Centers Association

Call for Applications ... - International Writing Centers Association | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
The Writing Lab Newsletter is seeking applications from our readership for a new position, titled Writing Lab Newsletter Development Editor. The Development Editor will help broaden WLN's reader base and also strengthen ...
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The State News :: Academics deserve more attention

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For nearly 50 years, I have taught freshman writing in the U. S. and overseas. My model for teaching and academic life came from a small liberal arts college — Grinnell College in Grinnell, Iowa.
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Glorious Generalist: AcBoWriMo: Academic Book Writing Month

Glorious Generalist: AcBoWriMo: Academic Book Writing Month | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Lo and behold, ProfHacker posted about Charlotte Frost's idea to do AcBoWriMo, where you write an academic book in a month–with, of course, the caveat that academic writing is far different than novel writing.
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Students Push Their Facebook Use Further Into Course Work - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Students Push Their Facebook Use Further Into Course Work - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it

College students are taking social media to a new level, using Web sites like Facebook to communicate with other students about their coursework, according to results of a new survey on student technology use.

 

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Food Writing 101 Workshop at the Writer's Center

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Late last year, the Writer's Center in Bethesda asked me if I would be interested in leading a workshop on food writing. I couldn't say no, so next spring I'll be teaching my first course for them. To make sure that students are ...
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Brainstorming Ways to Channel my Passion for Action into Academic

Brainstorming Ways to Channel my Passion for Action into Academic | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
I joined the Ideation and Prototyping sections and was in for a wild ride. My How Might We (HMW) statement was: “How might I channel my passion for action into academic writing?” For the first 2 minutes, we brainstormed ...
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Writing a CV for an academic post

Writing a CV for an academic post | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
How many pages? What style? How long does the research statement need to be?
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Writing Center serves as a tool for students - The Gustavian Weekly (blog)

Writing Center serves as a tool for students - The Gustavian Weekly (blog) | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Writing Center serves as a tool for studentsThe Gustavian Weekly (blog)Although there are many ways for students to receive help for their classes, one treasure to take advantage of is the Writing Center.
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The Connected Librarian: Information Literacy. Not without Caring ...

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I am a firm believer that while the information skills of our 18-20 year old college students is pretty bad, that they will improve in time along with their maturity, time management, and life management skills.
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A social network can be a learning network

How a writing course blog serves the dissemination of students' acquired knowledge.

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The Ambulant Scholar

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Inspired by some PhD students, professors, and writers that I connect with through twitter (my “tweeps,” for those of you in the know), I’m participating in AcBoWriMo: Academic Book Writing Month.
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Guest post: Four ways to teach students to write - Washington Post (blog)

Guest post: Four ways to teach students to write - Washington Post (blog) | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it
Guest post: Four ways to teach students to writeWashington Post (blog)Tierney is a professor of higher education and director of the Center for Higher Education Policy Analysis at the University of Southern California.
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One Professor's Fantasy

Most students are great, but some you want kick. One professor's fantasy responses to real live things students have said.

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Paula Nottingham: Effective Writing (Module 3)

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Many people have had comments on their writing style, Christine put writing excerpts together from well-known literary greats over time to show that reviewing writing style was an essential element to discovering your own style or 'voice' One of...
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Citation Obsession? Get Over It! - Commentary - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Citation Obsession? Get Over It! - Commentary - The Chronicle of Higher Education | International Literacy Management | Scoop.it

"Citation style remains the most arbitrary, formulaic, and prescriptive element of academic writing taught in American high schools and colleges."

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