#1- Due 8/10. Research an unusual cultural tradition from somewhere in the world. Write a one-paragraph summary and reflection.
#2- Due 9/12. Find an article about immigration, of interest to you. You might want to read about undocumented immigrants, current immigration policies, what it's like for immigrants in America, etc. Pick something you are interested in! Read the article; list five salient points; and write a paragraph reflection on what you take away and learn about the immigrant experience. Include a citation in MLA format of your source. Directions are in the Week 6 slides.
#3- Due 9/22. Find and read two articles about the current refugee crisis. Compare and contrast the information from the two articles using a Venn diagram or a t-chart. List a minimum of five salient points from each individual article and a minimum of two points that both articles share.Write a brief (3-4 sentence) reflection on what you think life is like right now for a Syrian and/or a refugee from Syria. Cite your articles in MLA format: Author Last Name, First Name. “Title of Article.” Name of Website. Date Published. Web. Date Accessed.