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Prompt: How have developments in communication technologies assisted the global awareness and response efforts to the recent Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic?

A proper response paper is a combination of your thoughts, analysis about the prompt in connection with the course material. In doing so, please relate your papers to class topics. A response paper demonstrates your understanding and interpretation of the course material –lectures, readings, videos, podcasts, guest speakers-. A response paper is less structured than a research paper you write for other classes but it still has a clear argument and flow. Each response paper should be minimum 1000 words. Please include a word count(Use 1,5 space and Times New Roman).

Grading rubric: Argument: 40 pts, Organization: 20 pts, References: 20 pts (at least three references outside of course reading/material. Academic journals, books, popular magazines such as Time, Newsweek, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, Vice News, TED Talks, Video lectures accepted for references), Style: 20pts.