Current Events: February 10th!

There are several revisions to the 2nd Semester Current Events assignment.

The biggest differences are:

  • A choice of articles will be provided in class, the Friday prior to the Current Events discussion.
  • Students may find, read and annotate a third news article for up to 5 points of Extra Credit!

Be sure to check out the update assignment sheet on the Current Events page. The articles for this week are available below.  Pick Two!

NewsPaperWashington Post: Syrian rebels are losing Aleppo and perhaps also the war



NewsPaperScientific American: Virus suspected for sharp rise in babies born with small heads in Brazil



NewsPaperNew York Times: Cartoonist Is Arrested as Egypt Cracks Down on Critics



NewsPaperNew York Times: Obama Is Pressed to Open Military Front Against ISIS in Libya