For your first Current-Event Assignment, please follow my instructions closely:
The topic of the first assignment is related to the Covid crisis.
- This current event assignment on RELIGION AND COVID should be 500 words.
- Find a news story on the Covid from the New York Times or the Wall Street Journal. A news article is preferable, but you may also choose to write about an editorial or opinion piece. Do not use a video or an advertisement for this assignment. Take advantage of the free academic subscriptions to the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal that ASU provides for you.
- To get a free subscription to the Times, follow the instructions in this library guide: https://libguides.asu.edu/NYTgrouppass.
- To get a free subscription to the Journal follow these instructions: https://lib.asu.edu/librarychannel/Get-free-digital-access-Wall-Street-Journal.
- In the assignment, you must (1) summarize and (2) respond to the article, explaining why it is relevant to the class.
- Be sure to cite the article by providing the author, title, date, and the name of the newspaper.
- Please write in complete sentences and full, coherent paragraphs.