Class Procedures and Reminders
Project Stack. You can check the stack to make sure I received your assignment, and I'll be updating the stack periodically today.
Thanksgiving. (repeat announcement) Yes, Thanksgiving is on its way! In this class you get a whole week off for Thanksgiving; you can find out more about how that works on the Week 13 page.
Michaela's survey. (repeat announcement) Here is another Capstone survey; this one comes from Michaela in Indian Epics, and it is for past study abroad participants (Michaela is studying the relationship between language study and study abroad satisfaction): Study Abroad Survey. If you have done Study Abroad, please share your thoughts!
The following items are for fun and exploration:
Writing Inspiration. Something to keep in mind at all times when writing: Writing does not have to be perfect to be wonderful.
Writing Humor. Here's a fun cartoon from Dan Reynolds:
Words of Wisdom: Today's saying is The sea is made bigger even by just a drop (a Russian proverb). Find out more at the Proverb Lab. I am a believer in the drop-by-drop approach!
Growth Mindset: Today's growth mindset cat is growing by leaps and bounds: A mind stretched by new experiences can never go back to its old dimensions. You can find out more at the Growth Mindset blog.
Event on Campus: The final performance of the Firebird is today at 3PM in the Brackett Theatre (details). Find out more about this and other events at the Campus Calendar online.
Check out the Twitter stream for information and fun stuff during the day.