==Experiential Learning Assignment==
The purpose of this assignment is to better understand the role that new media play in globalization and international social change
, specifically from a grassroots level. The platform we will be using for this assignment is appropedia.org, a locally founded non-profit organization with global reach.
* Choose a topic that interests you. The topic must be original and relevant/applicable to ANTH 329 as well as [[Appropedia:Mission|Appropedia’s mission]]. Your topic could be a specific movement, organization, or group that
has utilizes media to promote social change, a how-to guide that presents valuable information on using new media for the greater good, or anything else that you think deserves attention in this arena. You must submit your topic to the Moodle forum and receive approval from your instructor before proceeding.
* Research this topic and compose a 500-700 word wiki article
* Create a user profile and "About Me" page, then post your article to www.appropedia.org (see [[#Technical Instructions|Technical Instructions]] below)