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Discussion forum 5.0 Now that you have read “Harrison Bergeron” by Kurt Vonnegut

Discussion forum 5.0 Now that you have read "Harrison Bergeron" by Kurt Vonnegut Jr. and read through my lecture notes, please post a 400-500 word response here in the Discussion Forum for Week #5. This response should be treated as something akin to a reaction paper assignment in that you are telling us what you liked, what you did not like, or what you were confused about. Remember, you are not summarizing the story (we all have read it and…

Through this Library Exercise, you will practice the OneSearch techniques covere

Through this Library Exercise, you will practice the OneSearch techniques covered in the Library Tutorial Videos. This will help you understand how to find sources for assignment #4. When it comes to honing your research skills for the assignments in this course, as in all other aspects of life, practice makes perfect! WRTG 393 students, The following task is designed to help you become familiar with UMGC’s Information and Library Services.  Completing these exercises will help you get started on…

Writing Assignment #3 Instructions – Writing a Recipe Summary of the Assignment:

Writing Assignment #3 Instructions – Writing a Recipe Summary of the Assignment: • Task: In this assignment, you will write a set of instructions for Alice, a friend of yours. The scenario for this situation is described below. • Length: There is no minimum or maximum word count. However, your instructions must have 15 or more steps. o This does not mean that you need 15 main steps. Some steps can be nested under other steps. More information on this…

Structured External Assignment Speech Critique • Choose a speech to critique. Th

Structured External Assignment Speech Critique • Choose a speech to critique. The speech must be a minimum of 5 minutes and a maximum of 20 minutes in length. • The most convenient place to find speeches is online. www.americanrhetoric.com provides text and video speeches.  Also, Ted Talks (www.tedtalks.com) and YouTube(www.youtube.com) are often great sources, as are many of the news websites. • The speech should be of a professional nature, and it should be one of the following types of…

Summary of the Assignment: • Task: In this assignment, you will write a set of i

Summary of the Assignment: • Task: In this assignment, you will write a set of instructions that explain how to accomplish a task on a website. • Length: There is no minimum or maximum word count. However, your instructions must have 6 or more steps. More information on the number of steps is provided below. • Graphics: You must include at least one graphic for each step. o at least 6 graphics should be integrated into your set of instructions…

For this activity, please read Chapter Four, “The Work of Creativity” from Csiks

For this activity, please read Chapter Four, “The Work of Creativity” from Csikszentmihalyi’s book Creativity. You'll quickly see that much of what he writes is at odds with the popular, romanticized view of creativity as easy, superficial play. After you have read and thought about the chapter, click Activity 11 The Work of Creativity. Within this topic, click “Create Thread.” Enter the subject line of your choice. It should be something that calls attention to the topic(s) you will be writing about in your post.…

Deep Focus Please read Chapter Six, “Deep Focus” from Cousineau’s Stoking the Cr

Deep Focus Please read Chapter Six, “Deep Focus” from Cousineau’s Stoking the Creative Fires.  After you have read and thought about the chapter, click Activity 12: Deep Focus OR Burnout. Within this topic, click “Create Thread.” Enter the subject line of your choice. It should be something that calls attention to the topic(s) you will be writing about in your post.  Consider Cousineau's comment that "distracted people make no masterpieces" (p. 128). Visualize some recent situations in which distractions interfered with your…

For Activity 7, please closely read Chapter Five, “The Flow of Creativity” from

For Activity 7, please closely read Chapter Five, “The Flow of Creativity” from Csikszentmihalyi’s book Creativity. After you have read and thought about the chapter, click Activity 7: The Flow of Creativity. Within this topic, click “Create Thread.” Enter the subject line of your choice. It should be something that calls attention to the topic(s) you will be writing about in your post. This detailed post has two parts: Part I. In April of 2013, the class Creativity and the Evolution of Culture…

read Chapter Four, “Seeking Guidance,” from Cousineau’s Stoking the Creative Fir

read Chapter Four, “Seeking Guidance,” from Cousineau’s Stoking the Creative Fires. After reading and thinking about the chapter, click Activity 10: Seeking Guidance. Within this topic, click “Create Thread.” Enter the subject line of your choice. It should be something that calls attention to the topic(s) you will be writing about in your post. In one detailed post, write several paragraphs.  This time, you can take one of two approaches. Option one: Describe your experience with one of the types of guidance Cousineau discusses: a mentor(s), a muse(s), a story(ies). As…

According to the proposal to write the research paper. Use professional, formal

According to the proposal to write the research paper. Use professional, formal resources.  The contents must relate to digital media art and digital media art community. This paper's audience  will be the art department, the professor, digital media art community and art community  Chicago format: Footnote or endnote (N): 1. First name Last name, Title of Book (Place of publication: Publisher, Year of publication), page number. Corresponding bibliographical entry (B): Last name, First name. Title of Book. Place of publication: Publisher, Year of…