|Home| # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W XYZ

L

Latino, Latina

  • See Hispanic.

lecture titles

  • Capitalize and enclose in quotation marks.
  • See also composition titles.

Legacy Gazebo Amphitheater: complete name for the outdoor venue.

  • Use complete name upon first reference; subsequent reference is “gazebo and amphitheater.”

lesbian (noun and adj.): refers only to female homosexuals. (AP)

  • See also gay and lifestyle.

less/fewer

  • General rule is to use “fewer” for individual, countable nouns, “less” for bulk items <We had fewer concerts last year than this year. Admission is less than $45.>. (AP)

lifestyle

  • Do not use in reference to race, age, sexual orientation, religion, gender, etc. (AP)

list, vertical

  • Vertical lists, including those that are bulleted, numbered or otherwise marked, are best introduced by a complete sentence followed by a colon.
  • Items in the list require no end punctuation unless they are complete sentences.
  • If listed items run over a line, the subsequent lines are indented

<When filling out the application select the following in item 13, "Select a Major/Program":

    • For the Bachelor of Music in performance, select "Music Performance."
    • For the Bachelor of Music in music education, select "Music Education."
    • For the Bachelor of Arts in music, select "Music.">. (CMS)

listserv (noun)

  • Used as a generic name for e-mail-based mailing list software <In the future, the College of the Arts might create a listserv to publicize events and student and faculty accomplishments.>. (AP)

lowerclassmen/lowerclasswomen

  • Avoid these gender specific terms; use the student classification instead <This class is open only to freshmen and sophomores.>.

|Home| # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W XYZ

 
 

Send e-mails regarding this website to COTA Webmaster.
©2009-2012 Kennesaw State University

The College of the Arts at Kennesaw State University supports, defends and promotes academic freedom in artistic expression, as outlined by the American Association of University Professors, and diversity of all kinds as outlined by the university's Human Relations Position Statement.

flourish with us