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Creative Outlets

6-Word Memoirs

Sometimes you don’t need pages and pages of stories to fill a reader with feeling. There are instances where all it takes are a few words, and you can make someone cry, laugh, or just feel happy. These memoirs are six-word sentences that sum up a life story. At our last Journalism Club […]

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Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight: The First Hero of the American Navy

In Composition I, writing biographies can be a difficult assignment.  Most students enjoy the challenge of creatively representing bare facts in diverse and concise sentences.  Last month Charlotte Kapuscak achieved this goal.  Her biography on John Paul Jones was chosen for our monthly Student Spotlight.  Using an assortment of sentences […]