English 105 Honors Definition Essay

  1. Typed, double-spaced, 12-point Arial, Courier New or Times New Roman only.
  2. Any citations MUST be in MLA format
  3. No title page.

Assignment: Choose one of the three medical problems addressed by the UsefulChem Project (AIDS/HIV, malaria or arsenic in drinking water). Write a definition essay of approximately 800 words defining the problem of most interest to you.

Rough Draft: The rough draft is due Tuesday; you may choose to write your draft on a wiki or present it in hard copy.

Final Draft: Your final draft should be turned in (hard copy) at the beginning of class
in a two-pocket folder (date TBA) with the submission sheet. The folder must also contain all rough drafts
(there must be at least one, but you want to receive gold stars for revisions, so inlcude as many as you want).