1. @GMorris1988

    Weekly Blog Assignment: Week 5


    I think I keep saying it every week, but I don’t know how anything can beat a week dedicated to audio. I absolutely love radio!! It is what gets me through my day! I haven’t always been this way but more recently I have come to a great appreciation of …

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    Assignment: Reading and Resource Reflection


    To start this post off, I have to say that I absolutely love radio. I’m not just talking about music either. I easily listen to far more radio programs than I watch TV a week. In the mornings, I listen to NPR and CNBC. During work I listen to multiple …

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    Assignment: Character Choice and Introduction


    For my character choice and introduction, I have chosen a character that currently is a young soil scientist that is currently working at a agricultural company.  In order to introduce this character, I created a Resume to given a brief background description.

    Here is the resume of Jim Tomsula III…

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    Weekly Blog Post – Week 4


    It is hard to believe that we are already at week 4 of this semester. Time really flies by. This week was by far my most enjoyable week in this class. I truly love photography but have never spent the time learning the proper techniques. I take advantage of the …

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    Assignment: Movie Reflection and GIF


    Reflection : Le Jetee

    I have to admit that I had to re-watch this short film multiple times to really understand the plot. It was very hard for my to understand the film due to its use of still frames. I felt like the constant changing of photos and misused …

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    Assignment: Thinking about Photos


    Before I start this blog post, I have to admit that I am a terrible photo taker. To explain, one time I was at a Formula One race in Montreal and a couple asked me to take a photo of them. I took the picture and handed it over like …

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    Visual Assignment – Before and After The End


    For this assignment, I wanted to use photos of my own but once I started to search the internet, I knew I had nothing that matched up to what I discovered. I chose two photos from a website called Amsterdam Redlight District Tours. These pictures were taken at a popular …

  8. @GMorris1988

    Weekly Blog Post: Week 3


    This past week was absolutely crazy!!! None of it had anything to do with this class. To be honest, the school work was a good break from reality.

    This past Wednesday, my dad was struck by a car while walking to the train. The guy that hit my dad immediately …

  9. @GMorris1988

    Up-Goer Five Your Writing


    Hello Everyone.

    This past week was crazy! My dad was walking to the train and got hit by a car. The guy in the car did not stop and kept driving away. My dad called me and I picked him up and went to the hospital. He was checked over …

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    Tell It / Tweet It – The Disease is here to stay


    The financial crisis is the least of our worries at this point. The stock market is purely reacting the signs of a major disease outbreak. The one thing that has feared people for yeas is finally happening.

    I still can’t believe that from the start that this wasn’t taken seriously. …

  11. @GMorris1988

    Alternative Ending: A Boy and His Dog


    I truly enjoyed reading A Boy and His Dog. This short story created very strong imagery in my head. I have missed this part that fictional stories can create in the imagination. Here below I will list the original ending of the story, followed by the alternative ending that I …

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    Short Story Readings


    For our short story assignment this week, I chose to read “A Boy and his Dog” by Harlan Ellison and “The Screwfly Solution” by Alice Sheldon. Here below is a review of both stories

    A Boy and His Dog

    When I picked this story to read, the first thought that …

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    Weekly Blog Post: I Survived the Second Week!


    This second week has been extremely productive and exciting. I really enjoyed watching and reading the information provided and reflecting on the content. End Day really stood out to me because when I think of catastrophic world ending events, those are the events that i think about. As I said …

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    Apocalpyse Starter Kit and Reading Reflection


    The first thought that came to mind when I started watching End Day was “Wow, this is a terrible movie”. After I got past the horrible production elements, the film really started to make the wheels in the head move. Those type of apocalyptical scenario’s in that film are the …

  15. @GMorris1988

    Assignment Number One


    Going to the Washington Auto Show is a yearly event I partake in. It’s very exciting to see all of the new models available plus future concepts that could changes the automobile industry as a whole. This year I was particular excited because I wanted to see all of the …

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    Final Year, New Course: Week one in DS106


    I am extremely excited that this is my final semester as an undergraduate student. My undergraduate story is longer than the average student. I started my undergraduate degree in 2006 and will finish this year. Life happened in the middle of that time frame, but I am extremely proud to …

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