US Global Urban – Assignment #1
- please write a short essay for the following questions:
1. Discuss your understanding of U.S. and Global Urban Experience (what does it mean to you).
2. Briefly discuss why learning about the urban experience is important in the field of public administration. Provide examples!
3. What area(s) of the urban experience interest you (some examples include: poverty, housing, healthcare, employment, environment, public policy) Provide examples!
4. How can educating yourself about the urban experience benefit you in your current line of work or in your future career endeavors as a public administrator?
- Prepare an original and thoughtful (including references) response of 400 words.
- Student participation includes the following attributes:
- Comments show evidence of a thorough reading and analysis of the material(s) — this means the inclusion of references
- Points are relevant to the discussion in terms of increasing everyone’s understanding and are not merely a regurgitation of the readings.
- Care is taken to distinguish among different kinds of information; i.e. facts, opinions, assumptions, or inferences.
- There is a willingness to test new ideas rather than remain cautious and safe.
- Submissions utilize correct word usage, spelling, and punctuation.
INSTRUCTIONS TO THE WRITER:
Follow the instructions above and response to the questions. The essay should be no less than 400 words in length. Sources cited should be included.