WAC = Writing Across the Curriculum

We could call this WAC-y Wednesday!

Writing is a skill used in essentially every other discipline.

Ellen M. Millsaps, Prof. of English, has a beautiful presentation here:


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“What WAC Is Not: An add-on to the schools curriculum: it is a way to teach the curriculum.” (Millsaps)


This is definitely food for thought. Thanks, Professor Millsaps.


Also, please note:

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February 18, 1885: Mark Twain (the pen name of Samuel Clemens) publishes his controversial book:

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.


Watch a scene from the The Adventures of Huck Finn movie from 1993 starring Elijah Wood:


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Your assignment today: Write a short story about the mischievous adventures of a boy or girl.