Current Events Article Summary I

Week 3: Assignments – Current Events Article Summary I

To enhance learning and to encourage fluency in current events, students are expected to read about current events in business and to contribute international news articles and summaries.

  • The summary of the article should not go beyond one paragraph (about 5 sentences)
  • The article summary must be in your own words. The summary and the cited link (in APA format) to the article must be submitted by via the Turnitin link in the weekly assignments folder, no later than Saturday by 11:59pm
  • Articles are to be selected from the business press. Suggested sources include The Economist, the Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, The New York Times, Newsweek, Fortune, Business Week, and Forbes etc.
  • Article selection must be made CAREFULLY – the topic of the article you select must tie in with a specific topic discussed in Chapter 3 of the eText