General Information and Sample Entry
(We will be going over this information in class as well)
1. Research your chosen topic, looking for sources that are credible and
contain specific information that is relevant to your research q
"The weed of crime bears bitter fruit."
Lamont Cranston, a.k.a. The Shadow
What is plagiarism, and why should writers worry about it?
Deliberate plagiarism is cheating. Deliberate plagiarism is copying the work of others
and turning it
James Alexander Thom
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you forced yourself or were forced by others to be polite to undeserving toads.
Think about high school bullies and in-crowds. Think about unjust accusations, vicious gossip, and bad advice. Then don't get mad.
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Using Transitions Effectively
What do Transitions Do?
Transitional words and phrases are also called signal words. They are placed at key points
to lead the reader through the sentences and paragraphs. Using transitional words will help
First and foremost, I want to thank you for giving students like me a chance to fulfill our goals. I admit
that it has not been as an easy journey to get where I am today, but I am grateful to have joined the
roller coaster ride otherwise known as college
ESSAY (REQUIRED FOR FRESHMAN AND TRANSFER APPLICANTS) .If you were to write the story of your
life until now, what would you title it and why? (250 words minimum on a separate page titled Essay.)
The Journey of my lifetime
First and foremost, I want to th