According to Stanford English professor and rhetorician Andrea Lunsford, students today are writing more than ever before - just in forms unseen or unacknowledged in writing instruction.
Lunsford saw some of this enthusiastic, socially engaged student writing when she recently taught in a Semester at Sea.
Alden Jones is a strong, curious, generous woman and these, among other qualities, are reflected not only in her writing but also in the way she chooses
If you could jump on a flight to an unknown destination at 5 a.m. tomorrow, would you do it? If you had to pack your belongings in one backpack, not knowing anything about the weather or destination, could you?
Brittany Smith did.
Brittany App shares photos from Portugal at 15C North County resident Brittany App will share photographs she took on recent travels in Portugal at 15C Wine …
Semester at Sea is my study abroad program, and one that has thrust me squarely out of my zone of reference.
LIHUE – Carly Matsumoto stumbled across the game of lacrosse when she was a freshman at the University of San Diego.
Kristen Forti, a 2012 graduate of Hillsborough High School, and a junior attending Towson University in Baltimore, Maryland, will continue her environmental studies during the fall semester with the Institute for Shipboard Education.
Art designer Sara Booker of Put-In-Bay was impressed with 18-year-old daughter Audrey Sheehan’s photographs of Lake Erie and other sites taken during her Semester At Sea program. So, Booker has self-published a book called “Quotes About Boats, Lakes, Seas and the Shore.” The photographs are accompanied by quotes culled by Booker from such diverse voices as Billy Joel, Shakespeare, Gilda Radner, Martin Luther King Jr., Herman Melleville, Spongebob Squarepants, Ernest Hemingway and both Warren and Jimmy Buffett. Booker spoke with Plain Dealer reporter Michael Heaton.
Sturgis area artist Dale Lamphere has been expanding his reputation through sculptures large enough to catch the eye and the mind in outdoor settings.
Hard work and creative skill have served him well during a 45-year artistic career that began with a college course that took him sailing to 18 countries in six months. It was called Semester at Sea and it gave Lamphere a look at the world, its history and art, that would change his perspective and lead him into art.
CLCA Meike explains how a semester at sea taking classes and travelling abroad changed her outlook on life and learning!
Go abroad. The only experience over the past four years that rival my time with The Chronicle is the semester I studied abroad. I participated in a program called Semester at Sea, where I circumnavigated the globe, travelling to 12 different countries throughout Asia and Africa by ship. The things I saw, the people I met and the conversations I had will stay in my mind forever, and taught me more about life and myself than I could have ever learned from a lecture.
California Lutheran University will hold its 2014 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 17.
Pencils of Promise CEO, founder Adam Braun spoke about his nonprofit organization Tuesday.