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Looking Forward

admin / December 11, 2015

As the end of my first semester of freshman year draws to an end, it is the perfect time to take a moment to reflect on everything I have learned this semester. It has definitely been a huge transition to go from living under my parents roof, to having complete freedom in college. It has been a semester full of…

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The Media’s Version of Beauty

admin / December 8, 2015

Please take a moment to watch an introduction video to this blog post! In today’s society, the definition of beauty is very narrow. When you open a magazine, newspaper, book cover, turn on the tv, or go online there is usually a certain type of male or female that looks similar. You usually see a tall, blonde, flawless, beauty with…

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Bring On The Tears

admin / December 4, 2015

Don’t deny it…you definitely cried at the end of this commercial. The goal of companies is to sell their products to the right audience. In order to promote their product, it is obviously necessary to create advertisements. The advertisement should make consumers want to buy the product they see in the ad. The video above is obviously an advertisement for…

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12 Things You Don’t Want To Answer This Thanksgiving

admin / November 23, 2015

It’s the time that every high school and college students dread: Thanksgiving. Don’t get me wrong we love the food, family, and the break from school, but we do not like the millions of interrogative questions we do not want to answer. Do you have a boyfriend? (insert major eye roll). The standard question that students know is coming from…

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12 Classic Movies You Have To Watch

admin / November 4, 2015

Who doesn’t love a good movie? I have compiled a list of 12 classic movies everyone needs to watch sometime during their life (in no particular order of course). 1. The Notebook (2004)  Who doesn’t love a good love story? I may be a hopeless romantic, but The Notebook is one of my favorite love stories. It may be the most…

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The Queen of Journalism

admin / October 13, 2015

I am currently a student at the University of Oklahoma and I am studying journalism. When someone asks me what media professional inspires me, the first person that comes to my mind is the queen of journalism herself: Diane Sawyer. As a woman who wants to be a journalist, I am thankful for Diane Sawyer because she paved the way…

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Ten Ways to Succeed with Studying

admin / October 7, 2015

The days of walking into a class and taking a test without studying the night before are over. This is college and it is pretty much impossible to ace a test without studying endlessly. I was the girl in high school who made perfect graders without ever having to study, but sadly I got thrown into a new world where…

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The New Age

admin / September 23, 2015

Before the lifesaving website Amazon was created, writers had a hard time getting their work published. It used to be a very intricate process that usually only the wealthy could afford, unless you just had a brilliant idea that ended up in the hands of someone that could publish it for you. The exciting factor of today’s book publishing industry…

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