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1. To communicate effectively in person

My ability to communicate person-to-person has grown and flourished in my time at Lander. Even though I felt I was a perfectly adequate communicator before college, I’ve learned about the technical aspects of speech and communication in my classes. I’ve also been enlightened about what professionals are looking for in the areas of communication when … Continue reading 1. To communicate effectively in person

5. To demonstrate potential to work as a professional in the chosen emphasis area

I have had 5 internships/jobs that have molded my career plans. My first was at United Way the summer after my sophomore year. My practicum was writing the morning news for ‘The Breakfast Club’ on XLR. I worked and ran social media for a small coffee shop (Yo’Cup) in Clinton, SC. I taught at a … Continue reading 5. To demonstrate potential to work as a professional in the chosen emphasis area

4. To identify and discuss historical, ethical and legal issues related to the student’s chosen emphasis area

This has been the most enlightening area for me within our department.I always knew there were a lot of disputes within media and it’s practices. While in Media Law and Ethics we covered many of the key cases and laws that media persons need to be aware of. Not only just to stay out of … Continue reading 4. To identify and discuss historical, ethical and legal issues related to the student’s chosen emphasis area

2. To communicate effectively through multiple media

I have learned so much about communication and it’s many forms. I have particularly enjoyed expanding my knowledge of photography and video production. All the photographs on this site I took, except the featured picture on the ‘Meet the Maker’ tab. (It was taken by younger sister.) The following photos are some of my favorites. … Continue reading 2. To communicate effectively through multiple media