View the video.Â
Based on the video which category of space does Elaine’s boyfriend violate?Â
As a viewer we find this “close talker” situation funny, however what would happen if this incident occurred in real life?Â
How would it make you feel?
Given all the social distancing rules with COVID, how would this work today?
What factors make nonverbal communication difficult to interpret?
Give an example of a time when you or someone you know misinterpreted nonverbal communication. What were the consequences
In an essay of at leastÂ THREEÂ paragraphs
selectÂ the “issues” menu of the American Civil Liberties Unionâ€™s (ACLU)Â
.Â Â Click on “Issues” and select anÂ issue of your interest.
Read the information.Â For your first letter, you need to write a letter to your congress person or senator (this is where you do your own research to find out who those people are) requesting them to support the issue based on some of the facts from the ACLU page.Â Don’t forget to give the ACLU credit in your letter (According to the ACLU, “43% of women return to an abusive relationship due to difficulty finding housing”).
Next, go to the Explore More section and select “press release”. This will take you to the rest of the information where you will read a press release about a specific case concerning the issue you’ve selected and write a SECOND letter to the decision maker in that case.Â For example: writing to the head of the U.S. Department of Social and Health Services advocating for him/her/they to support some type of action (you need to conduct some research to identify a person and address).
WriteÂ a letter of complaint to a company that has disappointed you–this could be a real situation or one fabricated for the purposes of this assignment
(use theÂ complaint letter wizardÂ (located on the left hand side of the screen) on thisÂ websiteÂ and explain what dissatisfied you about the product or service offered by that company and what you expect the company to do to remedy the situation.
(Please note that attachments (receipts, cancelled checks etc.) are not required for the purposes of this assignment)Â