You have been given a list of suggested topics by your instructor. The first step is to read a background report on your topic to familiarize yourself with the issues and to gather important vocabulary specific to your topic.
The following West Valley databases contain short reports on important topics in the news. Your topic may be covered. Search a keyword or phrase from your topic (i.e. "sexual harrassment"). Have your Student ID handy:
What makes work satisfying? Apart from a paycheck, there are intangible values that, Barry Schwartz suggests, our current way of thinking about work simply ignores. It's time to stop thinking of workers as cogs on a wheel.