IT News Commentary Assignment. This assignment requires students to research and comment on an emerging/prevailing information technology (IT) issue relevant to accounting practice. Required Submission: Each student will be required to submit a short write-up AND deliver a short informal presentation during class. Write-ups (not to exceed 1-2 pages) must be properly prepared, formatted, and submitted in accordance with instructions in the “Assignment Policies” documents posted on Blackboard. Write-ups must be submitted to Blackboard via the appropriate assignment link before 10:00 AM on the date you are scheduled to present.