Please use a news outlet such as FoxNews or New York Times
News Article/Short Paper Assignment
Each student will be asked to bring in one news article from a major news publication at one time during the semester. The student will need to write a short analysis of the article and a question as if there were going to be a group discussion.
1 ½ – 2 pages double spaced
The title of the article in the body
A short synopsis of the article
Summary of the news piece (Who? What? Why? When? How?)
Reference themes, key points, etc.
Bold each sociological term you use (3-5 minimum)
Why did you choose this article?
1 question that will facilitate group discussion listed at the end of the paper
Use an open-ended question
Questions must have an academic tone and language
The article needs to be from a major publication and be a reputable news source