Students will select a text from an organization of their choice to make an argument about organizational

using course concepts. The text could be an “about us” webpage, a mission and

statement, a press release, a Twitter post, a speech or presentation by an organizational representative, promotional materials, etc.

Each student will prepare a short essay of 1,500-2,000 words for each case study. Each case study should pose a research question, describe and analyze data, and offer a conclusion to their initial research question.

Students should compose their essay using APA formatting with an interesting introductory-paragraph, a clear thesis statement and preview, clearly-organized paragraphs of 3-5 sentences with internal summaries and transitions, and a concluding paragraph that reiterates and summarizes the thesis and main