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Creative Writing in the Classroom 

By Elizabeth H. Simmons, October 16, 2014

With colorful leaves ranged around Linton Hall and windy gusts pushing fall showers across campus, it's refreshing to look back and reflect on summertime pursuits. This blog post by English Department faculty member Lev Raphael shows how an intensive creative writing program abroad enabled MSU students to practice introspection and gain cultural awareness.  Enjoy!