I Write For VICE Now And It’s Pretty Cool… Among Other Updates

Friends!!! Happy week after Fourth of July. I hope the holiday season and the whole month of July, my favorite month out of the twelve, is treating everyone well. This summer, I have started freelance writing for VICE’s health vertical, Tonic, which has been amazing. My editor is super cool (like, I totally want toContinue reading “I Write For VICE Now And It’s Pretty Cool… Among Other Updates”

I’ve been writing…

Between class and my internship, I have been finding whatever time I have to contribute to my school’s paper, the Loyola Phoenix. Here are a couple links to what I have been writing lately. I feature a cool new music artist to check out, and, if you live in Chicago, I have wrote a round-upContinue reading “I’ve been writing…”

The South Side of Chicago Is in Good Hands

If I could pick one word to describe Chance the Rapper’s Magnificent Coloring Day at U.S. Cellular Field (333 W. 35th St.), it would have to be emotional. I think everyone at the White Sox home stadium this Saturday, Sept. 24, could safely say they yelled, laughed and cried while singing along to a lineupContinue reading “The South Side of Chicago Is in Good Hands”

In Case You’ve Been Wondering What I’ve Been Up To…

Hi friends, family, running community, followers, and other people looking at this post that don’t follow me but should 😉 , I bet you have all been wondering where I have been lately. Well, grad school is back in full swing, and between a new internship and class, I have been a busy girl. ItContinue reading “In Case You’ve Been Wondering What I’ve Been Up To…”

All Good Things Come in Pairs: Pitchfork Music Festival 2016 in Review

Over the past couple of years, the second weekend in July has quickly become one of my favorite weekends of the entire year. Why? Three words: Pitchfork. Music. Festival. Since I am living in the Midwest, I have to go to Pitchfork Music Festival every year, because it is the best music festival here. IContinue reading “All Good Things Come in Pairs: Pitchfork Music Festival 2016 in Review”

@runningforlife2: update edition

Guys!!! It’s been a while. What’s up?! How are you?! I hope that everyone reading this post is having an amazing summer so far. I certainly am having an amazing summer so far, which is why it has been a while since you have received any updates from me. I am big believer in theContinue reading “@runningforlife2: update edition”

Wait, Wait… Tell Me More!

This article was published awhile this fall in the Loyola Phoenix, my school’s award-winning student newspaper that I write for in the Arts & Entertainment section, but I never shared it for some reason. For all the NPR nerds out there, this one is for you: Host Peter Sagal’s opening line to a live taping ofContinue reading “Wait, Wait… Tell Me More!”

U N R A V E L New Orleans

http://online.anyflip.com/fwiu/ydsj/   Guys! I know it has been a little while, but I need to show you what I have been working on this semester in grad school! I posted today about my digital design book, and I am going to follow up that post with another cool project I have been working on. InContinue reading “U N R A V E L New Orleans”

MkE: born & raised

http://online.anyflip.com/fwiu/jrcg/ As cities like Portland, Seattle, and San Francisco grow more popular, city lovers and dwellers are becoming more open to options of unique and beautiful cities to live in outside of major cities like New York City, Chicago, and Los Angeles. Milwaukee could anticipate this type of growth in their city, as Milwaukee isContinue reading “MkE: born & raised”

The Women of LUXC Promo Video

For my final project for Digital Media class, I rebranded/updated social media for my cross country team at Loyola University Chicago. As a fifth year graduate student on the cross country/track team, I have exhausted my cross country eligibility and I only have track eligibility remaining for this year. Because I was not competing thisContinue reading “The Women of LUXC Promo Video”