Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30 a.m.
Writing Assignment #1
My interest in the news varies depending on the topic. I am not very interested in politics, unless
it is something big such as the presidential election. I am mostly inte
April 11, 2016
Final Country Report: Thailand
Background: It is technically the Kingdom of Thailand, and was originally known as Siam.
Geography: It is part of the Indochinese peninsula in Mainland Southeast Asia. It is
Press Freedom and Responsibility Around the World: Switzerland
Press Freedom is different in every country. It all depends on the type of government, the
social norms, the laws, and much more. Switzerland, like the United S
March 1, 2016
Assignment 3: Comparative International News Coverage-The Zika Virus
I analyzed coverage of the Zika virus from The New York Times and Life in Italy. These
two sources ended up being pretty similar, while