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Pumpkin carving provides unique way to propose

The moral of today’s post is to always have your camera and your curiosity with you. When I went into a store at the mall, I could see the employee in the back of the shop carving a pumpkin. As he was getting up from his workbench, I asked what he was carving. So he […]

Writing assignment requires students to be alert to possible story ideas

Story ideas. They’re all around us. That’s one of my messages for tomorrow’s lecture when we talk about an upcoming assignment that requires the students to find their own story ideas. For this assignment, we are asking the students to select a story that has an environmental, health, science or technology angle. And those stories […]