[LRTW] 9-23 Thesis Construction


  • Find your “news of the week” on one of the following English news site–the New York Times, the Guardian, the Telegraph, the Economist–or one of the major newspapers in Taiwan.
  • Post the link to the news page on our course mailing list, along with a 1-paragraph (no more than 5 lines) summary in the opposite language.
  • Prepare a 3-5 min. short talk on why you chose it to be the news of the week and what it means to you (or the class, the society at large, the world, etc.), in English.