Posts filed under: College Life

UofL and Florida at the Sugar Bowl: Strong connection to both universities

One of the things I really think is great about the university culture is their intercollegiate activities.  Being part of a team is a wonderful experience and I had the great opportunity to be part of several teams in my […]

Some things change, some still remain the same: Power of having a voice on social media

It seems like it was just yesterday in many ways, but there are certain things I definitely remember as a track and field athlete.  Throwing lots of items, lifting tons of weights and doing burnouts with Dad in our garage […]

Changing Times in Academia: Why professors need to establish their own personal/professional blog

Over the last couple of weeks, I have been approached by several colleagues within the PR discipline about creating their own personal website.  For academics / professionals, I think that this is one of the first things you need to […]

Phoenix, Milan, and West Virginia: Let the Conference Season begin! :)

Conference presentations? All prepared and multiple copies made! Bags packed?  Of course – one has to have fabulous shoes when presenting. Social media hashtags?  Of course!  How else will I be able to share updates and insights form the conference? […]

Fabulous Student Blog Posts for January 29 2011 – Tennessee & WVU

In just the few weeks of the Spring 2011 semester, I have been thoroughly impressed with the level of commitment, creativity, and insights about social media among the students in our Social Media class at Tennessee, as well as other […]