Spotlight on Reading/Writing: John Sandoval


The TODAY’s Spotlight on Reading/Writing features CSU-Pueblo faculty, staff and students sharing their reading and writing experiences. The column is co-sponsored by the English and Foreign Languages Department and the English Club. This week’s feature highlights first-year adviser John Sandoval.

jsandoval.jpgName, university position, educational background: John Sandoval, first year adviser, bachelor of arts from Adams State College in Alamosa, Colo.

Favorite book of all time: “Green Eggs and Ham” by Dr. Seuss

Favorite quote: “Be nicer to people you meet because everyone you meet is fighting their own battles.”

Your greatest writing success and how you accomplished it: Writing a chapter in the U.S. 101 book and having it published. I wrote a little every day.

Your most challenging writing experience and how you tackled it: Writing a paper for kinesiology about all the motions a pitcher goes through in his wind-up. I paced myself and spent a lot of time on the assignment.

What are you currently reading? “The Five Love Languages of Children”

(Interviewed by Andrew Johnson.)

For more information on this feature, contact English Club sponsor and English lecturer Constance Little (constance.little@colostate-pueblo.edu), 549-2197.