Mariah Jacox

College Sophomore

Location icon United States

I'm a 19 year sophomore at Ball State University. I like to read fictional books and listen to music. If I'm not doing either of those I'm probably watching YouTube or Netflix.

Portfolio

Class Writings

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About the Author

Another piece of writing from this semester I chose to do the 10 fact we wrote, which has been revised. While this writing is very relaxed and informal, it shows a difference in tone and style. The audience for this is general. I also chose it because it gives more insight and information about myself.

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Tragedy and Despair

This piece of writing has been revised. I have chosen this piece of writing because it shows how descriptive I can be. The audience is general as it just recalls a memory that has impacted my life.

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Working for Better Performance

I have decided to include this paper over introverts and extroverts working together in my portfolio. I think it was important to include this because everyone has an opinion on whether we work better in groups or not and I believe I have made valid points. The audience for this piece of work is more scholarly.

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One of Three

The next piece of writing I picked is my formative letter about why college in America is so expensive. As a college student I find this relevant as I deal with college fees. The audience for this is scholarly and formative.

Out of Class Writings

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Sleep Deprivations Effects on Driving

For my piece that is supposed to be out of class I decided to use a piece from my psychology class. It is a scholarly research paper, so the audience is also scholarly. It has my opinion and factual information, so it is a bit diverse and different than just a straight research-based paper.

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