WRIT 340- Prof. Weiss Spring 2022 ILLUMIN MAGAZINE ARTICLE Choose your subject.

WRIT 340- Prof. Weiss
Spring 2022
ILLUMIN MAGAZINE ARTICLE
Choose your subject. Illuminate it.
Assignment Description:
The Illumin magazine (https://illumin.usc.edu) article assignment offers a unique opportunity to get your writing published in a widely read online magazine created and run entirely by USC students. Illumin is a readable, popular publication which caters to an audience of non-technical people who are curious about the many intersections of engineering and society. The range of topics is wide so choose something that genuinely interests you and that you want to know more about. Make sure the topic has some link to engineering or technology. Write an engaging article which highlights the role engineering plays in all areas of everyday life.
Steps to progress on this assignment:
Read the magazine.
Pick any topic you want to know more about.
Research the topic.
Consider audience.
Engage the reader.
Use multimedia.
Submit for publication. Link will be provided.
Evaluation of assignment: Articles will be graded according to the magazine’s publication criteria as shown in the rubric.
Point value: 100
Due date: 3/27 4/3 by midnight. Please submit your article through Blackboard.