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Preparing for Grammar Exams

June 20, 2011


I used to be fairly confident about grammar. I thought I had learned everything I needed to know in order to effectively communicate and have people make sense of what I was trying to say in a proper way. I still think I can accomplish this, it’s not like I do not feel the same […]

Getting Crowded

June 13, 2011


With every new head employee being hired, there is less and less office space for the people working under, especially for those who work at the bottom of the chain; student assistants. As a result of the growing number of new additions of employees and the insufficient office space in some departments at FIU, student assistants […]

A Doses of Inspiration

June 8, 2011


There are very few opportunities in life where someone with the potential of inspiring others takes time out of their busy schedule to come into a classroom full of young aspiring professionals and talk to them about how to get started to launch their career in order to not fall behind with today’s competing market. Last […]

(BLANK)-American? – Miami

May 31, 2011


Diversity is one of the words that dominate here in the city of Miami or South Florida in general. One can see the word taking a life of its own when you walk down the street to your nearest supermarket, go to the malls in the area, visit Florida International University and take a look […]

Doing Nothing- Productive or Not?

May 25, 2011


At the very beginning, when I first heard of what this assignment consisted of, I wondered what I would actually write about. I wondered where this assignment would take me, if it would really expand my spectrum of creativity, if instead of thinking about something new I would do the complete opposite and just write […]

New Face to Miami’s Epidemic: HIV/AIDS

May 17, 2011


It is astounding when one learns about the seriousness of a disease as well as its relevancy to ones community. It is even more surprising when one comes to find out that there is nothing really being done about it in the media to bring a high rate of awareness. After watching the film documentary “Lessons […]

Impact of Journalism and the Passion Behind.

May 14, 2011


Image from: here Media has such a tremendous power itself. It can make or break a person with just a couple of stories. It can raise awareness and importance through constant exposure, support or recommendation for a particular cause, event, movement or policy (or at least that is how it used to be). Chapter 10, of Mightier […]