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December Topic Ideas

News

  • 2 Middlesex County Teens Killed in Car Crash
  • Paul Walker’s Recent Death
  • Sriracha Factory Shut Down
  • Philippines Typhoon Haiyan
  • Year in Review: News
  • Bridgewater Waitress in Anti-Gay Tip Flap: May Be Lying?
  • Botched Obamacare Website

Opinion

  • Have the holidays become too commercialized?
  • Seniors: Second Semester Slacking

Lifestyle

  • Coin: A Replacement for Credit Cards?

Entertainment

  • New York Sports Teams Doing Badly
  • The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Review
  • Review of Recently Released Video Games (Ghosts, Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag, etc.)

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November Due Dates

November 2nd

  • Rena
  • Henry

November 9th

  • Roland
  • Annie
  • Vivien
  • Xiaoying

November 16th

  • Jessica
  • Cindy
  • May
  • George

November 23rd

  • Amanda
  • Christina
  • Allison

November 30th

  • Marissa
  • Helena
  • Sitian

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November Topic Ideas

News

  • Chris Christie Decides Not to Appeal Gay Marriage Decision
  • NJ Voters Decide Whether to Increase Minimum Wage
  • NJ Forgotten Western Shore Struggles to Rebuild after Sandy
  • NJ Mom Faces Child Endangerment Charges for Hosting Wild Teen Party

Opinion

  • Jimmy Kimmel Kids’ Table Controversy: “Kill everyone in China”
  • Should you be held responsible for texting someone you know is driving?
  • Who do you think will win the NJ gubernatorial election?

Lifestyle

  • Fall Fashion
  • Black Friday Shopping

Entertainment

  • New Video Games (GTA5, COD Ghosts, BF4, etc.)
  • Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

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October Due Dates

October 5th

  • Rena
  • Vivien
  • -

October 12th

  • Roland
  • Annie
  • Cindy
  • -

October 19th

  • Helena¬†
  • Xiaoying
  • Melody
  • Christina
  • Marissa

October 26th

  • Emily C.
  • Jessica
  • Amanda
  • Emily T.
  • Victoria

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October Topic Ideas

News

  • Judge legalizes same-sex marriage in NJ
  • Recent NJ Boardwalk Fire
  • Atlantic City Miss America Pageant 2013
  • Star-Ledger Avoids Newspaper Shutdown
  • Average SAT score for NJ jumps up 10 points this year
  • Rutgers University raises tuition and fees 3.3%

Opinions

  • Should you apply early action/early decision?
  • How does the Rutgers-UMDNJ merger affect the university and its students?
  • Is iOS7 better or worse? Should iPhone users upgrade?

Lifestyle

  • Celebrating the Moon Festival in the U.S. vs. in China
  • New York City Marathon on Nov. 3rd

Entertainment

  • TV shows begin new seasons after summer break
  • Movies coming out soon (Ender’s Game, Catching Fire, Thor: The Dark World, etc.)

Feel free to suggest other article ideas as well! Please sign up for articles and due dates by emailing me at anniezhang96@gmail.com.

Anonymous

Anonymous asked:

Rena Chen - September 12 Topic: Fun Things To Do This Fall (I will focus on something like back-to-school and special events to attend)

Signed it up for you! :)

September Topic Ideas

News
  • Governor Christie and the Kids’ Medical Marijuana Bill
  • NJ “Stronger than the Storm” Controversial Ads to Come to an End
  • Anniversary for “I Have a Dream” Speech
  • What is Happening Between the U.S. and Syria?

Opinion

  • Does it Matter if Cory Booker is Gay? (A Look at LGBT Rights and Homophobia in America)
  • Should the Common Application Have Gotten Rid of “Topic of your choice.”?
  • Which Year of High School is the Most Challenging?

Lifestyle

  • Back-to-School Websites and Apps
  • Tips for Freshmen Entering High School

Entertainment

  • Will an iPhone 5S Be Coming Out Soon?
  • Summary of the MTV VMAs

Feel free to suggest other article ideas as well! Please sign up for articles and due dates by emailing me at anniezhang96@gmail.com.

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