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ENG 165 Societal Problem and Solution Presentation (Ramsey)

2. Explore Your Topic

After thoroughly examining your assignment, now it's time to look for some initial background research a problem you would like to solve.  Try searching the following databases to get some ideas about issues we are facing and ways that non-profits can help.  

Analyze Your Topic

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Analyze your topic to learn more about your chosen societal problem and answer the following questions:

What is a problem you would like to solve?

What are the causes and issues surrounding this societal problem?

What are non-profits currently doing regarding your problem?

Is this a national or local issue?

What kind of statistics can you find on the topic?