Lexia: Undergraduate Journal in Writing, Rhetoric & Technical Communication

A Life Simplified: My Grandfather’s Journey Through ALS


In this online piece created for WRTC 358: Writing About Science and Technology, Catie Willett describes her personal relationship with ALS and the changes the disease has brought to her grandfather's life. The article contains a brilliant combination of personal narrative accompanied with the science behind ALS and disease's progression.

Course Number

WRTC 358

Course Title

Writing About Science and Technology

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