Class Leadership


  • Prepare a 5-7′ presentation on the source that we have scheduled for the week. Include background knowledge, historical context, and your own insights.
  • Summarize the class discussion in a blog post of 250-300 words no later than the following day of the discussion. Include some questions that remained unanswered.


  • Speaking in front of an audience
  • Synthesizing information
  • Managing time
  • Summarizing information
  • Publishing a blog post


This assignment comprises 15% of your final grade.