Dr. Vincent Pham - Assistant Professor, Communication

Why does CSUSM place so much
importance on students' writing?

Why do you have your
students write?

How does writing for a class differ
from writing for the "real world"?

What are you hoping to see
in students' papers?

What is the difference between
summary and interpretation?

How should students conceive of
the audience they're writing for?

What is your writing process like?

How do you get ideas?

How do you develop an argument
when you write?

What is the importance of drafting
in your writing process?