Noticing parentheses and quotation marks

hqdefaultI was a bit perplexed this past week when a student submitted an assignment as a Word file, and the name of the file included parentheses in an unexpected way. Like this:

StudentLastName-(Article Name)

My first impulse was to ignore it. My second impulse was to tell the student to remove the parentheses. But fortunately I curtailed those two instincts and followed my third instinct, which was Continue reading