in one paragraph: Provide a brief summary of Rich’s essay, clearly describing how she defines the term “personal Sputnik moment.” Be sure to accurately identify the author by complete name and title of the text.
In a second paragraph: Develop a response to Rich’s essay, clearly identifying a “personal Sputnik moment” of your own. What made this moment or experience significant to you? Did you perceive it as a positive or negative incident or stimulus? In what specific ways did it create a powerful impact on your life? As Rich asks, “How have your eyes been opened? What wake up calls have been delivered?”
carefully read “Embracing Your Personal ‘Sputnik Moments’” by Judith Rich