March 19, 2020

Informal Persuasive Pitch

Choose an appropriate context for your persuasive pitch. Focus on the “ask.” You can select any setting where the listener needs to be engaged enough to […]

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March 12, 2020


After you have watched the TED Talk, respond to the following questions: How does Abani define humanity? What is his main argument? What causes us to […]

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February 14, 2020

My view on a certain Social Expectation

You’ve read essays by Toni Morrison and Aaron Bleyaert. We’ve discussed Amy Tan’s view of the world. Now it’s your turn. In a written essay, explain […]

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February 14, 2020

Statement of Purpose

State why you are pursuing the North Eastern now. What has influenced your decision to apply, and what will you contribute to your classmates and the […]

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September 27, 2019

Summary of an article

Write a summary of the article. This should be one to three paragraphs in length, depending on the length of the article. Include the purpose for […]

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September 16, 2019

Analysis paper

Write an organized, fully developed essay based on ONE of the following topics. (Yes, you must write about one of these topics.) You must have a […]

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September 7, 2019

Nickel and Dimed

In 1998, Barbara Ehrenreich left her career as a journalist at the Harper’s Magazine to pursue a job as a low-wage worker for an investigative report. […]

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August 4, 2019

Literary Response

“This is what it means to say Phoenix, Arizona” Using MLA format, write a response to the following prompt, be sure to smoothly integrate quotes from […]

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July 23, 2019


QUESTION 1: How do you know that a woman (and not a man) is the author of any two of the above stories that are indeed […]

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