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Attended Clemson University
Lives in Spartanburg County, South Carolina
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Speaking at Hub City Church in Spartanburg this Sunday, May 31 at 10am.  Most comfortable church seats in town - with cup holders for your coffee! (We meet in Regal Cinemas Spartan 16 Theaters!) Come as you are and join us.
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Digital Infatuation and The Rise of the Machines
Last summer, in a Fast Company article on the "internet of things," Mark Rolston wrote: "Last weekend, I spent several hours updating the firmware
for some lightbulbs in my home. Yes, I did a firmware update for lightbulbs.
They’re smart lightbulbs, and I'v...
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Lol. The different fonts explained with dogs. 
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Tidying Up Your Digital Work
For most of the remainder of October, oru CM412 class will be shooting video at the Arts and History Museum in Gaffney. Plan to be on-site at 11:00am promptly to set up lights, cameras and audio for our guest shots. We will go into post-production in Novemb...
For most of the remainder of October, oru CM412 class will be shooting video at the Arts and History Museum in Gaffney. Plan to be on-site at 11:00am promptly to set up lights, cameras and audio for our guest shots. We will g...
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You're Doing It Wrong - and It's Working!
Jockeys Before the Race by Edgar Degas  Public domain image: Wikimedia Commons I considered titling this entry, "A Pole through the Horse's Head." Recently, WIRED Magazine ran an article about design that was autobiographical in nature, and theoretically pr...
Jockeys Before the Race by Edgar Degas  Public domain image: Wikimedia Commons I considered titling this entry, "A Pole through the Horse's Head." Recently, WIRED Magazine ran an article about design that was autobiographical...
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Juliette, GA recreated the Whistlestop town from Fried Green Tomatoes.
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Make your daily design life easier. Join me on the waiting list for early release of Canva for Work!
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If you do lots of work that require graphics for social media, this is worth a look...
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Somethings to think about in the digital age of learning. Of course caffeine helps... duh.
Caffeine increases the speed of brain activity and nicotine enhances short-term working memory
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Production Schedules & Concerns
We are working through our post-shooting process as follows: Determine CONTENT what do you want visitors to see/hear? identify and mark the assets - lines, text, time code, etc. Determine COMPOSITION Storyboard the piece to show intentional composition - cm...
We are working through our post-shooting process as follows: Determine CONTENT what do you want visitors to see/hear? identify and mark the assets - lines, text, time code, etc. Determine COMPOSITION Storyboard the piece ...
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Instagram Photos from Limestone Happenings can be found here: Search Instagram for #LimestoneHappenings           
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Video Editing Trial Runs
Here are my two class samples: http://youtu.be/QwTma5thFBc  - High Res Version http://youtu.be/iKLrqDmuIfI   - Low Res Version
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Chair, Department of Communication
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  • Limestone College
    Chair, Dept. of Communication, 2011 - present
  • Clemson University
    Graduate Teaching Assistant, 2011
  • Rutgers University
    Writing Center
  • Essex County College
    Adjunct Faculty
  • Christy's Christmas
    Imagineer
  • Assemblies of God
    Minister
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Spartanburg County, South Carolina
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Easley, SC - Belleville, NJ - Lakeland, FL - Sumter, SC - Cowpens, SC
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The "McGyver" of Communication
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Randy is a speaker, writer, and teacher of Communications and Composition at Limestone College, where he serves as chair of the Department of Communications and Interdisciplinary Studies.He also holds the PhD. in Rhetorics, Communication and Information Design from Clemson University, the M.A. in English Literature from Rutgers-Newark, and a B.A. in pastoral theology from Southeastern University.

He has worked as a teacher, course developer, consultant, youth ministry leader, imagineer, urban revitalization director, freight handler, district youth director, writer, teacher, carpet cleaner, stock boy, maitre'd, conference speaker, and janitor - among other things....
Education
  • Clemson University
    PhD - Rhetorics, Communication, Information Design, 2011
  • Rutgers University
    M.A. English Literature
  • Southeastern University
    B.A. Bible & Theology
  • Broome High School
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Why Your Creativity Needs Boundaries to Thrive
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Creative work takes a lot of time. And if you don't consciously set aside that time it won't happen. That means finding balance and setting

Story 2.0: The Surprising Thing About The Next Wave Of Narrative
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Wrapping up a three-part series Jonathan Gottschall discusses the problem with interactivity and some eternal truths of storytelling.

Rhetoric Soup
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Marshall McLuhan pointed out that each new medium contains the old medium as content. And I might add that the terms we use with old media (

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How To Solve Problems Like Sherlock Holmes
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Are You a Dr. Watson or a Sherlock Holmes?If we could choose between a Watsonian and Holmesian mind, I’m sure most of us would prefer Holmes

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Digital Literacies
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Fourth Wall Studios' latest immersive web series lets viewers place bets on who will live or die, just like the series' smart-ass narrators

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The 'chilling' 9/11 audio tapes: 5 takeaways - The Week
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The 114 recordings from just before, during, and after the attacks offer new insights into the day's confusion and horror. And it's hard to

Veggie bowl is a home-run!
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