Op-ed assignment:

  • Integrating the work you’ve done for the first three components, write a 500 word op-ed piece on your chosen topic (aderrall abuse among college students). This piece should express a personal opinion broadly related to an issue of mental health/illness and feature several claims supported by scientific evidence, all in language accessible to a general audience.
  • Op-ed sample pieces: http://time.com/4583843/stop-hate-influencers/
  • Tips on writing an op-ed: https://www.theopedproject.org/oped-basics/
  • Must have at least 2 scientific reviewed journals as supporting evidence