Citation fail

The Citation Project, a national study of 174 student papers from 16 colleges and universities, is examining how students use sources in their research papers. The results are somewhat troubling. ⇰ Continue Reading

On mid-semester feedback

As midterms come and go for this fall semester at universities near and far, the Chronicle publishes a timely article on the uses of soliciting mid-semester student feedback. ⇰ Continue Reading

Everything I know about having babies the hard way I learned from Orson Scott Card

At bottom, the Ender's Shadow quartet is the almost humorously prosaic tale of the two smartest people in the world trying to have babies without letting a genetic disorder getting in the way. ⇰ Continue Reading

Our big fat book-themed wedding

Move over, Diana and Scott: there's a new book-themed wedding in town! Now that the wedding is over, we would like to share all the awesome bits of book-themed paraphernalia we created, acquired, or had designed for us. ⇰ Continue Reading

MLA 7th edition formats for Bookends

My home-brewed MLA 7th edition formats for Bookends, the best, most flexible reference management software for OS X. (Edited 20 May 2010) ⇰ Continue Reading