Class Procedures and Reminders
Project Stack. If you turned something in before noon on Sunday, you should have comments back from me now. If you turned something in later on Sunday or during the week, it is probably still in the stack; you can check the stack to make sure I received your assignment.
Apostrophe Nightmare. It's not easy being an apostrophe.
Words to Watch: Today's words to watch out for are PEAK and PEEK. For details, see this blog post.
Free Book Online: The Book of Old English Ballads by George Wharton Edwards. This blog post provides additional information about the ballads in this book which include several of the Robin Hood ballads and also "The Mermaid."
India Featured Book: The Great War by Annie Besant. This blog post provides additional information about this reading option for Indian Epics, which is a retelling of the Mahabharata by Annie Besant, who was a leading member of the Theosophy movement and deeply involved in the fight for Indian independence.
Words of Wisdom: Today's proverb poster is A thousand probabilities do not make one truth (an English proverb). Details at the Proverb Lab. I believe in the power of random, but I also believe in the power of truth!
Today's Video: Manish Vyas: Atma Bhakti. Manish Vyas has a new album coming out, and he released this video about it; he's a wonderful musician, one of my favorites.
Growth Mindset: Today's growth mindset kittens are keeping their eyes open: Look for opportunity!. Details at the blog.
Event on Campus: There will be a flag ceremony at 8AM on the Parrington Oval for Veterans Day, along with a Military Appreciation cookout at noon on the Robertson Hall lawn (details). Find out more about this and other events at the Campus Calendar online.
Note: You can page back through the older blog posts to see any announcements you might have missed, and you can check out the Twitter stream for information and fun stuff during the day.