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”

So, About That Marathon Debut…

I know you guys have probably all seen my post reposted on my Facebook and Twitter, but in case you didn’t see it, I wanted to post it here too. Check out the blog post I wrote on the website of the company I am interning for this semester, Kurman Communications, Inc.! The post isContinue reading “So, About That Marathon Debut…”

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 Video Has Arrived!

    The video I have been talking about in a couple of blog posts now is officially here! It has been quite the amazing journey to follow Soraya Rendon and her staff around these last couple of months.   Besides the video, I have a picture slideshow here that documents some of Alex and I’sContinue reading “The Video Has Arrived!”

Urban Bait

In my digital production class this first semester of grad school, I got a taste of what a video journalist’s job is like. In this class, I was forced to step out of my comfort zone of writing and into the world of video. I welcome a good challenge, and it was certainly a necessaryContinue reading “Urban Bait”

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”