Overall Experience Studying in the US

I study at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina. It is a small, liberal arts school considered to have the second most rigorous academics in the US and one of the most beautiful campuses in the world. Unfortunately, the student demographics of this school are not as impressive with  87.3% of students being Caucasian American. This kind of statistic … More Overall Experience Studying in the US

Working On Multimedia Literacy In My Digital Communications Class

In this digital age, it is imperative to know how to manipulate digital technologies and scrutinize the global public sphere of ideas and information. Media literacy therefore becomes an increasingly important skill and educational necessity.   Moreover, the production and distribution of art is moving to online platforms. Therefore it is important to understand how to express oneself … More Working On Multimedia Literacy In My Digital Communications Class

Predicting how the internet will impact society

You have probably contemplated on what society will be in decades from now on many occasions. As the world becomes more digitized, and as the internet increasingly takes over our socio-economic interactions, it is understandable to sometimes ponder on what the human condition will be like in the years to come.   Researchers at the Pew Research … More Predicting how the internet will impact society

Performing Online: How the cell phone is like a theatre

The cell phone is a part pop culture and is increasingly becoming the most used piece of technology globally. Due to the multifaceted nature of cell phones, people are able to conveniently perform various activities using one medium. However, just like any technology that has become conventional, it has shaped modern social interactions as well as the way … More Performing Online: How the cell phone is like a theatre