English 1A: Composition and Reading

Greetings! On this site I will post important documents and announcements for the following Spring 2015 English 1A courses: 
  • English 1A-06: T/Th 8:00-9:50; F 9:00-9:50, Room 6307
  • English 1A-11: T/Th 10:00-11:50; F 11:00-11:50, Room 6409
Office hours will be held in room 6016 at the following times: 
  • Tuesdays 12:00-1:00
  • Thursdays 12:00-1:00 
  • Fridays 12:00-1:00 


Recent Announcements

  • Essay 3 Organization and Citation & Final Exam Info Important information about Essay 3 and the Final Exam attached below... 
    Posted Jun 18, 2015, 9:40 PM by Richard Mills
  • Homelessness Then & Now - Our Syntheses Attached below...
    Posted Jun 18, 2015, 6:52 PM by Richard Mills
  • Video Source #2: Down & Out in Silicon Valley https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5An1Ek8RVIc
    Posted Jun 17, 2015, 8:07 PM by Richard Mills
  • Video Source: Nancy Salgado/Working Poor http://www.cbsnews.com/news/battle-over-the-minimum-wage/  
    Posted Jun 17, 2015, 8:06 PM by Richard Mills
  • Low-Wage Work - Then & Now - Our Syntheses Attached below...
    Posted Jun 12, 2015, 12:59 PM by Richard Mills
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Homework Assignments

  • Weeks 10, 11, & 12 Homework (6/8-6/25) FINAL EXAM DATES AND TIMES: 10:00 Class:  Tuesday, June 23, 10:00-Noon 8:00 Class: Thursday, June 25, 7:30-9:30Tuesday, June 9 1. Read Down ...
    Posted Jun 16, 2015, 11:04 PM by Richard Mills
  • Weeks 8 and 9 Homework (5/25-6/5) Tuesday, 5/26 *Bring WRAC. 1. Read "Men's Men and Women's Women" by Steve Craig. Course Reader, p. 57-67 OR "The Parable of the Democracy of Goods ...
    Posted Jun 3, 2015, 7:38 PM by Richard Mills
  • Week 7 Homework (5/18 - 5/22) TUESDAY, 5/19: MIDTERM EXAM 1. Review "Our Critical Thinking, Reading, and Writing Strategies" before prepping for midterm. (Website à “Announcements”)   2. Read "Options for a Second Source." Course Reader ...
    Posted May 18, 2015, 11:27 AM by Richard Mills
  • Revised Weeks 5 & 6 Homework Schedule (5/4-5/15) Tuesday, May 5 1. Read "Quotations." Course Reader, p. 93-94 2. Read "Sample Essay #1." Course Reader, p. 122-127. Write a response to two questions (*25 HW points ...
    Posted May 11, 2015, 10:31 AM by Richard Mills
  • Week 4 Homework (4/27-5/1) Tuesday, April 28 1. Read "Essays: An Introduction." Course Reader, p. 97-103 (Optional). 2. Read Course Reader, p. 91-92. “Thesis Statements”, “PIE Paragraphs”  3. Complete Prewriting Assignment. Course ...
    Posted Apr 27, 2015, 12:08 PM by Richard Mills
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