Why You Should Take a Creative Writing Class

As a Professional Communications major, I learn how to to prepare a variety of written documents. I am expected to explore the writings of others, re-word sentences for easier understanding, and use proper vocabulary and grammar. I have taken a variety of writing courses within this major that have opened my mind to how media is written for the general populous. My favorite courses I have taken are Creative Writing (EGL 216) and Fiction Writing (PCM 346). These classes were very rewardin...
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Awesome Academic Websites for Students

The responsibilities of a student can be a handful. At the end of the day, we’re stuck in the juggling act of our studies, families, and relaxation. Luckily, there are many websites that can assist us when we need that extra bit of help.   1. Purdue OWL and Citation Machine Purdue OWL was originally used by Purdue University as its Online Writing Lab. It is now used by high schools and colleges nationwide. It has tips for citing just about any source you can think of. It also gives g...
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Cool Things to Check Out During Activity Hour

There is no doubt that Farmingdale State College has many opportunities for its students. However, sometimes we find difficulty fitting our school’s activities into our schedule. Thankfully, FSC provides its students with an activity hour. Without further ado, here’s a little taste on how to spend your next activity hour! Tables, Tables, Tables! It’s guaranteed that you’ve walked into the Campus Center and have seen a table at least once. Typically, these tables advertise events or or...
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