First-Year/Sophomore 101 Fall 2013
Software Everywhere
Louis Menand
What is the purpose of college?
Why?
I went to college
because     ?    
Count off by threes
Form groups according to your numbers
You have twenty minutes to answer four questions
Write an outline of your response
Present your response to the class
Don't worry, it will be fun!
Using the article as a starting point and a source for terminology, what is the purpose of college?
What should the American higher education system do to improve the college experience?
How did the article cause your view of college to change?
What was the most interesting fact that you read in this article?
On your mark
Get set
Go!
Presentations
Discussion
First-Year/Sophomore 101 Fall 2013
Software Everywhere
Summarize
Count off by threes
Form groups according to your numbers
You have twenty minutes to write a summary of Menand's article
In one paragraph
Three phases
Exchange summaries with another group
Read the summary and provide written feedback
Reduce the summary to one sentence
Return the summaries and discuss