In today’s edition of The Daily Orange, I discuss the impact of technology-related distractions in college classrooms and ways in which they can be minimized… Read more here.
This year’s first edition of our student newspaper came out yesterday, and it had the whole school buzzing. Our editors, designers, business manager, and writers all worked together and created an awesome product! As my first year on the staff, it was amazing to see our work come to life. Check it out here — The… Read More The Chronicle’s first edition; Culture of Kindness
Today I read an interesting article: Why Selfies Matter about the deeper meaning behind selfies. While I consider myself somewhat of an amateur psychologist (I enjoy analyzing and over-thinking), I think this article over-analyzed a bit too much. I agree that selfies make an important statement about our generation, but not for all the reasons… Read More Deeper meaning behind selfies
Remember when the word apple was used just for the fruit? Now Apple is a multi-million dollar company known for its innovative products like iPhones, iPods, iPads, Macs…and even within those products there are variations. My family is big on Apple products, so we are all pretty fluent with FaceTime and Siri. On a typical… Read More Apple revolution
Congratulations society, our attention spans are becoming shorter! This may seem like a blatant observation, but after a lecture, I gave it some deeper thought. I’m at a summer program at Georgetown University, and on Monday night we discussed the history of broadcast journalism with our academic director Robert Traynham. I learned that with the… Read More Co-evolution of technology and human behavior
It’s confession time… I have never seen a Vine. *gasp* This may come as a shock since today’s youth are known for grasping and absorbing every technology trend that develops. And though I am pretty updated on most social media sites, for some reason I can’t bring myself to watch Vines that are posted on… Read More To Vine or not?
If by any chance you are from the past (like Captain America) or are currently living under a rock, it is imperative that you read this—or you may not be able to survive in this world. Even if you are surviving the 21st century just fine, it would be great if you read this. Perhaps… Read More Lessons in Social Media