Study Groups: The Moral Lifting Benefits

This afternoon Haley, another girl from my Wrtg 101 class, and I sat an has a study session. I think people under appreciate study groups. While many people associate study groups with goofing off, I actually find myself more motivated to work while in a study group. Even though we didn’t read through each other’s websites, we […]

Continue reading


EXTRA STUFF: Lamar jacking Mars loop (related to Commonplace #14)

https://edspace.american.edu/em1798a/2017/04/21/commonplace-14-dna-by-kendrick-lamar/ https://noisey.vice.com/en_us/article/the-beat-for-kendricks-loyalty-is-one-of-the-best-of-the-year-and-this-video-breakdown-shows-why About a week ago, I wrote a commonplace on Kendrick Lamar’s song “LOYALTY.” ft. Rihanna. In this certain commonplace, I discussed how Kendrick sampled from the same beat in Bruno Mars song “24k Magic.” A few days ago, VICE released an article discussing how Kendrick stole the loop from his billboard 100 hit […]

Continue reading