Meme of the Week #21 – CCCC

This week at SJSU we're hosting a regional CCCC (Conference on College Composition and Communication)! A few of our Writing Specialists are speaking during various panels and our faculty are hard at work presenting a workshop as well. So, this Friday, we thought we'd celebrate the art of the conference presentation. Usually when folks think …

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On Writing: President Obama and MLK

Throughout his tenure, President Obama has shown that another role should be added to his general job description, that of "Reader in Chief." In an interview published today with The New York Times' chief book critic Michiko Kakutani, President Obama discusses his reading habits.  But he also has this intriguing response about his speechwriting process: …

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