Monthly Archives: August 2011

Preparing for Monday

My classes start on Monday and I am still trying to finish up my syllabi and make sure that everything is correct on them. In recent years, my section on classroom etiquette has become longer as I attempt to cover … Continue reading

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Preparing for the fall and cheating

As I work on the syllabi for my fall classes, one of the topics I always try to incorporate into all of my courses is information on IUP’s  academic integrity policy. I created a quiz a few years ago that … Continue reading

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Vacation Thoughts

My kids love to visit aquariums and zoos on our vacations, but as a historian I feel an obligation to sneak in history whenever I can. On this trip, before visiting the NC Aquarium at Roanoke, we stopped at Kitty … Continue reading

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