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Sandy Brown, Snow Blooms, Joshua Fox May 2019

Sandy Brown, Snow Blooms, Joshua Fox

Master of Fine Arts in Professional Writing Theses

Sandy Brown, Snow Blooms is a magical realist novel centered on Bloom, an allegedly good man turned cynical and depressed after being abandoned and betrayed by his former friend Snow. Snow disappeared before Bloom was able to deal with him in any way, and months later, Bloom can’t take it anymore. Now, he embarks on a surreal and contemplative journey to find Snow and exact his revenge upon him.


The Edugametional Podcast Episode 1: Souls Games And Information Literacy, Brian Zabell Apr 2018

The Edugametional Podcast Episode 1: Souls Games And Information Literacy, Brian Zabell

Master of Arts in Professional Writing Capstones

Abstract:

This Capstone project includes a 53 minute podcast audio file and a reflective memo detailing what sparked my interest in the topic along the journey I went through to get to where I ended up to create the podcast.

The podcast is developed the first podcast of a series about using peer-reviewed research articles to argue for educational gaming in the classroom, the merits of finding scientific and cultural literacies in educational gaming, understanding the value of why certain video game mechanics work and why, and how video games in general can retain educational value to a player.

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Chronicle, Tara Mettler Apr 2017

Chronicle, Tara Mettler

Poetry MFA Theses

A collection of original poetry by Tara Mettler.


Teaching Creative Writing In The Age Of Common Core, Casey Unverferth Feb 2016

Teaching Creative Writing In The Age Of Common Core, Casey Unverferth

Honors Projects

The core of my honors project includes a 12-day unit plan for teaching creative writing in the form of narratives. I created lessons for 12 days, created the materials needed for each day, and created a website where my work has been displayed for my future classroom. The website link is: teachcreatewrite.weebly.com. All materials for the unit plan are broken down by day, and I chose to expand upon 3 days in a short lesson plan template.


The Lost Row, Roman Buetel Dec 2014

The Lost Row, Roman Buetel

Honors Projects

Set in 2032, The Lost Row chronicles the pre-dystopian city of Fostoria, where three citizens have taken it upon themselves to combat crime.


"Chance" Screenplay, Simone Laroche May 2011

"Chance" Screenplay, Simone Laroche

Syracuse University Honors Program Capstone Projects

My Capstone Thesis is a creative screenplay pursuing the complexities of predestination and our innate obsession to control fate. I became intrigued with the idea that our decisions or actions dictate outcomes we may have had the ability to prevent or perpetuate. I recently found it difficult to accept my misfortunes for ineptitude or lack of preparation. Instead I called it “fate” or “destiny” that circumstances were not meant to work in my favor. In hindsight I realized I had allowed my passivity to compensate for my lack of commitment and courage to take risks. Granted, I do believe regardless ...


Tales Of A Wannabe Nomad, Logan Troutman Apr 2010

Tales Of A Wannabe Nomad, Logan Troutman

Dissertations, Theses and Capstone Projects

A website containing audio, video, and written accounts of the author's travels with EF College Break. Along with travel advice and a discussion forum, the site contains "City Guides" detailing prospective travelers with ideas on what to eat, drink, see, and do in cities worldwide. Additionally, numerous blog postings relate the author's personal accounts of daily activities from Italy, Greece, Costa Rica, Thailand, Spain, and Morocco.