Writing is one of the most important skills you can develop. Regardless of your major or career path, writing will be a part of your life. This course will focus on the writing process, a set of tools that you can use to help get your thoughts on paper. We will be looking at writing as a form of critical thinking and thus, we will spend a lot of time developing the skills of reading and analysis. You will work individually and in groups to conduct research, analyze sources, write a variety of essays, explore creative writing, and engage in your community.