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    We are in the process of updating the College of Business and Applied Professional Sciences web page and would ........


    Should it be Sciences'? I always get confused. Thanks!

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    The standard is, we are in the process of updating our web pages. That's possessive our, so an apostrophe would work. Your other option--not that you only have one, would be to omit the apostrophe and consider the name the College of Business and ... as an adjective, describing the kind of web pages that are being updated.

    It's your choice.

    Does that help?

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    The College of Business and Applied Professional Sciences is updating our web pages, www.Belcher.scsu.edu, and we will be adding a biography and a picture of each faculty member. Therefore, I am asking that each faculty member provide me with a biography. We will make arrangements for you to have you picture taken.


    Is this what you mean? Thanks!



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    OK. Let's get rid of the problem altogether. What about?


    Web pages for the College of Business and Applied Professional Sciences are being updated, www.Belcher.scsu.edu, and ...



    Does that help?

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    That is so much better. Thank you so much!!! :)

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    You're most welcome, and all the best.

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