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My first long-form post on LinkedIn today. Sharing what I know: secrets to effective networking for graduate students.
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Wicked awesome GIFs.
The roster of jurors included <em>Moulin Rouge</em> director Baz Luhrmann and photographer/MacArthur Genius Fellow Cindy Sherman.
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Up Next: Commencement, Homecoming, and a New Degree
Me with SCSU professors at the 2014 Conference on College Composition and Communication. It's official, this has become my travel blog. I am writing from La Quinta on Lynhurst Drive of Indianapolis. The night is quiet as my roommate for the Conference on Co...
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Predictive ads tailored to your exact location and taste may sound intrusive, but the idea is to cater to your preferences rather than to spy on you.
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What a ride with the past semester.
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We’re all human. We partake in the occasional (or more frequent) indulgences life has to offer. Even as a practicing health-fanatic-vegetarian-yogi, I can’t imagine my life without my favorite
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Embarquez pour une expérience interactive et immersive.
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A Change in Anticipation
Dupont Circle, the neighborhood where my hotel is, in NW Washington DC. ( Source ) I seem to only remember - or feel less reluctant - to update this blog site when I am traveling to different states for conferences. The last time I really wrote was when I w...
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I have always been looking for the best time to write an update on my life in grad school. And since I have about an hour or so before my plane arrive at Cincinnati. I thought this is a good time to r...
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PhD Student // Visual Designer // Copywriter
Employment
  • University of Minnesota
    University Writing Instructor, 2014 - present
  • Creative Thumbprint
    Copywriter, 2012 - 2014
  • SCSU University Chronicle
    Opinions Editor, 2011 - 2014
  • SCSU Department of English
    Graduate Teaching Associate, 2012 - 2014
  • SCSU Department of Residential Life
    Resident Advisor, 2010 - 2012
  • SCSU Learning Resources Services
    Communication & Design Assistant, 2011 - 2012
  • SCSU Department of Communication Studies
    Teaching Assistant, 2011 - 2012
  • SCSU University Chronicle
    Staff Writer, 2010 - 2011
  • Ogilvy & Mather
    Account Executive (Internship), 2011 - 2011
  • Creative Thumbprint
    Copywriter (Internship), 2010 - 2010
  • Preferred Credit, Inc.
    Creative Media Specialist, 2012 - 2012
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Determination Determines Your Destiny
Introduction
I am a designer, writer, and teacher based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. I am a PhD student in the Rhetoric and Scientific and Technical Communication program offered through the Department of Writing Studies at the University of Minnesota. I love working on projects that have a tangible end of helping people communicate better - whether through writing, teaching, or other creative endeavors.

Please visit my sites to read some of my work and connect with me on social platforms to find out the latest trends in branding, marketing, advertising, and visual communications. 

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Speaks 4 languages.
Education
  • University of Minnesota
    PhD Rhetoric and Scientific and Technical Communication, 2014 - present
  • St. Cloud State University
    MS Mass Communications - Public Relations & Advertising, 2012 - 2014
  • St. Cloud State University
    MA English - Rhetoric & Composition, 2012 - 2014
  • St. Cloud State University
    BS Mass Communications - Advertising, 2009 - 2011
  • SEGi College Subang Jaya
    American Degree Transfer Progrm, 2008 - 2009
  • Methodist Boys' Secondary School
    HS Diploma; Science Stream, 2003 - 2007
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The often bizarre reasons we can’t resist Facebook, Twitter, and other social networks.

Apple Products vs. Apple the Fruit (Infographic) : Discovery Channel
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Every now and then, my crazy family inspires something great, like this infographic. I had a twenty minute conversation over Christmas wher

Mandela: His 8 Lessons of Leadership
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As he celebrates his 90th birthday, the world's greatest moral leader reflects on a lifetime of service — and what the rest of us can learn

Culture: The Evolution of Hipsters
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  We talk about culture a lot in the creative industry. I just thought this is fun. Like this:LikeBe the first to like this post.

Pros and Cons of Coffee Consumption [Infographic]
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Got coffee? Check out what’s in a cup. Like this:LikeBe the first to like this post.

10 iPhone Apps for a Better Night’s Sleep
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Should We "Stop Telling Students to Study for Exams?"
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You must have heard this not too long ago from your beloved professors: Finals are around the corner, so please buckle up and study for your

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A Quick Guide to Typography – An Infographic
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It is not wrong to use Comic Sans. You must know when to use it. And when not. Your typeface says a lot about how much you care for your con

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Project Re: Brief by Google
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Project Re: Brief is an advertising experiment that has brought back some of the most iconic ads in history (Coca-Cola's 'Hilltop', Volvo's

Coke’s Project Re-brief
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  Rethink advertising. Like this:LikeBe the first to like this post.

Quick Review: iPhoto for iOS. New release does simple tricks
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My Apple fetishism forced me into watching the 90 mins new iPad keynote launch on Wednesday and downloading the new iPad app – iPhoto for iO

How Windows 8 Tablets Could Seriously Challenge the iPad
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When the entire Microsoft Windows ecosystem is brought to bear on Apple's iPad, will we finally have a real tablet war?

A Savvy St. Patrick’s Day
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While you're planning for the biggest beer-fest this time of the year, why not include some i-series gadgets to show off your tech-savviness

Nelson Mandela: Keep Your Rivals Closer
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The company sends out motivations to our customer base everyday. This is among the many that came from my desk and I would like to dedicate

A History of Content Marketing
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From e-newsletters, podcasts, to white papers and thought leadership, content marketing has been used as a marketing platform to create stor