Active citizens identify an important issue in their community and work with others to promote change. With this assignment, you have the opportunity to practice this skill. Rogat-Loeb says, "We compose lives of commitment….by continually asking what we believe in, and then devising ways to participate in public life that mesh our convictions with our circumstances”. So, for this assignment, please reflect on what you believe in, be realistic about what you can accomplish this quarter and choose a project that "meshes" what you believe with what you can do. to design, execute and reflect upon a simple project in your community, local or international. For this assignment, you may choose an activity that contributes to the work of an organization. Or you may identify a problem in your community that you would like to design your own activity to address. Connecting with other concerned citizens will magnify your learning, your effectiveness and your social network.