1. @EmilyHutchins8

    Week 8 Summary


    This week went really well after I finished my story. I communicated through slack with my group and we uploaded all of our information to that. Maddie then put it all together. The hardest thing this week was putting my show together and using Audacity. Editing my show was difficult …

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    Radio Show Progress Week 2


    This week was kind of odd because we didn’t have a lot of assignments to do. My group was great and communicated through slack. We all added our commercials, bumpers, and stories to the feed. If any of us had any questions we were able to answer them through the …

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    Week 7 Summary


    I felt like this week was much smoother than the last two weeks! I really liked forming groups and being able to plan our show. We set up a slack feed and have been communicating on that. We have all been creating our ads and posters, and I think that …

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    Radio Show Progress


    For our radio show, my group decided to tell the stories of our characters. I really like this idea and think it will be really interesting to hear all of our stories come to life on the radio. We started a slack group and have been communicating through that. Maddie …

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    Tune in to Listen


    For my group, I created a poster to advertise our show, Myths, Legends, and Character Conversations. I used Adobe Spark to create the poster. I picked a size for the poster and then found the background picture. The picture came from the Adobe Spark picture library, and I thought it …

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    You are listening…


    For my group’s radio project, I created a radio bumper (4 stars). I thought and wrote about what to say in the bumper. I incorporated our group name, Myths, Legends, and Character Conversations, into the bumper and then decided to also add that we would be telling our characters’ stories. …

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    Thoughts about Design and the Readings


    Before reading these articles, I had no idea about all that goes into design. Design is something that is easy to forget about because it is so common and we see it in everything we use. I like how Vignelli goes into detail about the purposes of design and how …

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    A Cloud of Words


    I created this world cloud for this assignment (2 stars) to represent all of the things my character represents and loves. Obviously, animals are her main love since that is her power. I included various animals that she has helped. I also put hero and crime fighter because her mission …

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    Week Five Summary


    This week was pretty crazy. In my other class, I had multiple exams and papers due so this week was stressful. Going into the week, I was nervous about the audio because I do not like to hear myself speak. However, the assignments I did were fun and not too …

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    Brainstorm for Radio Show


    For the radio show, I think it would be a great idea to incorporate a live tweet on listening to a myth, legend, or tale. Since many of these stories were told from generation to generation by word of mouth, I think that would be a good way to listen …

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    Commuter Sounds


    When I saw this (3.5 stars), I thought it would be good to tell the story of commuting to classes. I am a commuter student, so this is my routine of driving to campus everyday. I used freesound to find all of the sounds and was amazed with all …

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    Daily Creates for the Week


    I really think that daily creates are one of my favorite things to do each week. I like how quick and unique the ideas are. For the first tweet, I thought about different people and realized that one of the ultimate power couples would be a great option. George and …

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    You’re Listening to DS106 Radio


    This was my first assignment using Audacity, so I was a little worried about using it. I used freesound.org to download the radio tuning and background music. I added the tuning/static to add a sound effect and to make the bumper have something different than just my voice. I then …

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    Live Tweeting Anansi Boys


    Going into this, I had no idea what to expect. I had never participated in a live-tweeting session or listened to a story like this. It was an cool story with so much production! The scenes were able to be differentiated through the use of the music changing. They also …

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    “Moon Graffiti”


    This was a very interesting story to listen to. It sounds extremely realistic and makes you feel like you are in space. The way the scene is described it makes you not need visual aid because you can imagine it.  Through the tone of their voices, you can tell the …

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    Week Four Summary


    I felt this week was much more stressful. I started the assignments early in the week, but still felt like there was so much to do! My favorite assignment this week was the photoblitz because I got to look for the items I needed to photograph, and then I tried …

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    Week Three Summary


    This weeks assignments were really fun to do! The extension really helped me because I was sick, so I was able to work on Week Three’s assignments on Saturday and Sunday. I enjoyed reading the story, “A Study in Emerald” and then reviewing it and seeing the different writing techniques. …

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    “Once Upon a Time” Review


    I decided to watch the pilot episode of “Once Upon a Time” on Netflix. The show uses a lot of fairytales and myths, so I thought it would be a perfect example. I have watched several episodes before and decided to rewatch the first episode. The show uses a lot …

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