Extra Stuff: Presentation Day

I attended the presentation session on Thursday. I was very impressed with the outcome of the presentation. Students presented their mapping commonplace assignments on a presentation screen. The presentations was very organized. I especially enjoyed viewing John’s presentation because he hit all the key points of a successful mapping commonplace assignment. I also felt like […]

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Reflection of Last Class

During our last class meeting, we discussed and evaluated this course curriculum and set objectives. Professor Hoskins spoke to us about the purpose of rhetorical writing and what it means to be writer in this society. The class took this as an opportunity to reflect on what has happened during the semester. Various students appreciated […]

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Office Hours

I attended office hours five times this semester usually just to talk about what direction I should be heading in terms of my final project. Professor Hoskins and I would discuss new things that I had learned about Shaw, or what inferences I had made, and then he would sometimes steer me in a new […]

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Group Meeting

Jess and I met for a couple nights while we were working on our websites. I’ve realized I’m a lot more productive when I’m around other people who are being productive because I don’t want to look bad. We got a lot done, and it definitely made it more enjoyable. We could bounce ideas off […]

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Extra Stuff: Office Hours

During my session with Professor Hoskins, we worked on my coming up with ideas on my upcoming mapping common places assignment. Initially, I wanted to work on a prezi presentation and Professor Hoskins suggested working on a Time Mapper as well. The Time Mapper can help with organizing the dates from research project. Within this […]

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Office Hours

During my first office hours visit Professor Hoskins, I felt very comfortable. Professor Hoskins sat down with me and we went over how grading within the class works and how to improve assignments. At first, I had difficulty writing papers for this class. I didn’t always follow the directions and I sometimes would get lost, […]

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