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UC San Diego moves up four spots in annual Center for World University Rankings of top 1,000 colleges

The University of California San Diego has been ranked the 17th best university in the world, up four spots compared to last year, by the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR).  42 more words


The Fall 2016 booklist is now online

The booklist for my Fall 2016 class, LTWL 114: Children’s Literature (The Golden Age), is now online.

Hillary's Millennial women headache might get some relief

Hillary Clinton is finally on a roll. Not only is she the first female to secure a major party nomination, she’s getting the heavyweight endorsements that had eluded her, from… 189 more words


LTWL 116 Final Instructions now online

The final instructions for LTWL 116 are now online. Please double-check all deadlines.

If you have any questions about these instructions, see me during my office hour, ask during class, or email me.

LTWL 116 Second Quiz now online

Second Quiz: Adolescent Literature

Select two of the following questions and answer them in 400-500 words each. In order to receive full credit (5 points per answer), you must include relevant direct quotations from the books. 120 more words

Whither China’s Economy? Parsing a Twofer From the People’s Daily

May 11, 2016
The Wall Street Journal

Chinese President Xi Jinping goes down the stage after a speech at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing on 28 April, 2016. 916 more words