When choosing a topic, remember to keep it simple and doable. Choose something that you care about or have some connection to or interest in. Also keep in mind that you'll need to find sufficient peer-reviewed articles on your topic.
If you are stuck trying to decide on a topic for your paper, the websites to the right and the ideas below might help:
One place to start is by browsing through the Library of Congress Subject Headings. You might consider starting with a search on college student to get some ideas.
You can also try the resources below.