After thoroughly examining your assignment, now it's time to look for some initial background research on your topic. Try a search in the following database to learn more about your topic.
For your presentation, you must include the following information about your historical figure:
You may select a historical figure from any time period and any culture. Your figure must have a connection to your area of study, but this connection can be interpreted in a variety of ways. For example, Hedy Lamarr (the Hollywood starlet) was a brilliant mind and helped create a radio-guidance system for Allied torpedoes--her contributions to mathematics and technology have influenced modern Wi-Fi systems and other computer programs.