Navigating College

Quiz Feedback

  • Succeeding on quizzes:
    • Attempts: use them wisely!
    • Pay attention to the ideas!
    • "So What?": why does this stuff matter?
    • Demonstrate that you "get it." If you're just guessing, you need to seek help/discussion/reinforcement before the quiz!
  • Succeeding at succeeding:
    • Email & other communication
    • Finding your way around Blackboard and other important tools
    • Remember the syllabus!
  • Are You Engaged?
    • Follow up on last Wednesday's discussion

Something to Think About

  • For COMM: The Nature of Language (p. 52) and "spices."
    • How do historical context and cultural change play a role in how we interpret people's communication?
    • How might this influence your writing for the Argumentative Historical Essay?
  • Your next History quiz is due Sunday. (Keep up with your reading!)