Monthly Archives: November 2010

Weekly Blog #11: J is For Jordan

Social media has not only exploded in the U.S. during the past decade, but it is now a global phenomenom as well — even in places with radically different cultures from America’s, such as the Middle East. One of the most … Continue reading

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Personal Blog #3: E-A-G-L-E-S!

My parents weren’t always Philadelphia sports fans. They were born and raised in a suburb outside Chicago, so until they moved our family to the Philly area in 1996, they were Chicago sports fans, and particularly, Chicago Bears fans. They … Continue reading

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Weekly Blog #10: Cutting Through the Clutter

With the rise of Internet communities and social media, American society has become one big clutter of online communication. For many purposes, social media tools and forums make life easier: companies can connect with their key audiences quicker/more efficiently (if done right), … Continue reading

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Response Blog #1: Tara’s “One Life to Live”

I really enjoyed Tara’s blog entry about online and social gaming, not because I have multiple brothers (and I couldn’t imagine growing up with that many — one was plenty for me!), but because I can definitely relate to not … Continue reading

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Weekly Blog #9: Big Gamer Headphones

When I think of gaming, the first thing that comes to mind is my boyfriend Marty sitting on the couch in our den wearing his big, soundproof headphones as he plays some random “shoot-em-up” (as my mom would say) game with his … Continue reading

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Personal Blog #2: Thanksgiving at the Gillman’s

Just like every year, I am really looking forward to traveling to my parents’ house in suburban Pennsylvania for Thanksgiving on Tuesday. When we celebrate the holidays at the Gillman house, we are small in size but big in the … Continue reading

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Personal Blog #1: Virginia Wine Country

Last weekend my boyfriend Marty and I took a little trip to the Shenandoah Valley/Virginia Wine Country, where we rented a cabin with two other couples for three nights. Now, considering  that the name of the company from which we … Continue reading

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