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  • 4/25- Don’t forget to submit your Newsletterarticle by the deadline, 4:00pm on Friday 5/4.
  • 4/29- See syllabus for recent update.
  • 4/30- Some last minute changes to site.

Introduction: Welcome to Practical Writing for College Students. We are often told that the ability to write well is a valuable skill in life and in the workplace. But how is that goal achieved and what exactly is good writing? Writing is a process of planning, drafting, and revising that results in a product that communicates effectively to the chosen audience what the writer intends.  Good writing connects the author and audience in a social conversation. You are a valuable member of the community and what you have to say is an important part of the conversation.