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Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Assignments August 31 - September 19

Thursday August 31: Read, summarize, and evaluate this article.

"Giving Money to Everyone," The Economist

Also, bring the first page of your paper #1 to class with you -- typed, in MLA format.
SPECIAL NOTE: The 9.30 section of this class will start at 10:00 on Thursday August 31.

Tuesday September 5: Paper #1 is due by 2:00 p.m.. Turn in both your paper and the source you are summarizing / evaluating. You may email the paper to or bring it by my office.

Tuesday September 5 through Tuesday September 19: Conferences in my office. Class will not meet. Use this time for revising Paper 1 and to start work on Paper #2.

Paper #2 information is here

Paper #2 Information

ENG 1213 / UA Fort Smith / Jennings
Second Paper Assignment

Due Date: This paper is due by 2:00 p.m. on October 17.

Length: 4-10 pages.

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Assignments for August 22 - Sept 5

Tuesday August 22: Introduction

Thursday August 24: Read, summarize, and evaluate this article. Remember there will be a quiz!

What if We Just Gave People Money?

ENGL 1213 First Paper Information

ENGL 1213 / 2017/ Jennings
Paper #1 Summary / Evaluation

Due Date: A draft of this paper is due on September 5. You’ll turn in both the paper itself and either a copy of your source or a link to your source. Remember, this draft will not be graded – you will meet with me in one-on-one conferences, and we will discuss any revisions your paper needs at that time.

1213: Syllabus

University of ArkansasFort Smith

5210 Grand Avenue
P.O. Box 3649
Fort Smith, AR 72913


General Syllabus

English 1213: Freshman English 2

Credit Hours: 3
Pre-Requisite: ENGL 1203     

Instructor: Dr. Kelly Jennings
Office: Vines 139           
Office Hours:  Office Hours: TR 7.30-9.30; R 3.30-5.25; Or by appointment
Phone: 788-7907