Matthew Fike's Homepage

Not all of the documents in the following course links are up to date. See Blackboard for up-to-date materials.

Fall 2018

CRTW 201

ENGL 305

ENGL 514



Serious Links

"The Correct Use of Borrowed Information":

"The Rubric for Freshman Composition":

MLA format:;

"English Major's Handbook":

Office of Nationally Competitive Awards:


Fun Links

How to write a terrible sentence:

Urban Dictionary:

Rap Star Nickname Generator:


Archive of Old Courses

ENGL 203

ENGL 513

ENGL 520

ENGL 620-001

ENGL 622

ENGL 640

HMXP 102


" . . . in my life, writing has been an important exercise to clarify what I believe, what I see, what I care about, what my deepest values are . . . the process of converting a jumble of thoughts into coherent sentences makes you ask tougher questions." --Barack Obama responding to the question, "What's the purpose of a diary?" (TIME, Dec. 31, 2012 / January 7, 2013, page 90).


                 a.   Faculty Manual:

                  b.  General Standards for St. Int Dev; Schol; Prof Stew (from Faculty Manual):

                  c.  Portfolio Preparation:

                  d.  Promotion Policies:                   

                  e.  Academic Rank Policies:

                  f.  Faculty Roles Document:

                  g.  CAS Alignment Statement with Roles and Rewards: