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    For this assignment, we were to take pictures of certain things, assigned at random, by the photoblitzer webpage. Below, I have attached a screenshot of my laptop when I started and when I ended. The photos are listed in order, according to the instructions.

    I started at 6:50 PM.


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    Coco in Gifs


    For this assignment, we have to tell a movie in 10 GIFs. I chose to tell the movie of Coco in GIFs because it is one of my favorite movies, and because I can tie it into my character. As some of you may know, my character I created …

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    Metropolis Barcode


    I chose to work on this assignment because last semester, during the Summer, I had to create a barcode for the Metropolis movie which came out in 1927. I still had the image stills from the movie, so I decided to put them together and create a movie barcode.

    I …

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    La Señora Luz in Picture Collage


    Last week, I introduced La Señora Luz in this post. I highly recommend checking out her biography in last week’s post to understand my collage better.

    I chose this assignment over the “What’s in your Bag?” assignment because this one seemed like a good way to create a visual …

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    Weekly Summary


    This week is finally over. Unlike the previous two weeks, this week was much more writing based. I felt like there was a lot of writing to do but I did not find the assignments difficult. Instead, I enjoyed all of the assignments I did.

    I decided to work on …

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    La Llorona


    La Llorona, or “The Weeping Woman” is a a Mexican folk tale originated in Mexico in the early 1800’s. It tells the story of a woman who drowns her two children in the river, after her husband leaves her for a younger woman. She is depicted as a woman dressed …

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    Meet La Señora Luz


    La Señora Luz is a Peruvian woman who resides in the Amazonian jungles of Peru. She is 72 years old and does not have any family. However, she is very active in her community which has blessed her with many friends whom she calls family. Never having been married, La …

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    Flying Up High


    I closed my eyes as soon as I felt us moving. “A video will now come on your video screen on the seat in front of you. Please watch the safety information video and review the safety information pamphlet for your safety. And remember, we thank you for flying with… …

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    The Email


    She closed the browser window and leaned back in her chair. Years ago she would of had to gotten a piece of paper and pen, and then driven to the post office to ship off her letter, but now, now she was able to send a message to her best …

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    This week, I decided to work on my #dailycreate assignments during the earlier half of the week instead of the second half of the week. Virginia is expected to be hit by Hurricane Florence and I did not want to risk not being able to access the internet to complete …

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    Weekly Summary


    This week consisted of working on more assignment based tasks than setting up our blog. It was not too stressful, however, the only thing I made sure to remember throughout the week was that I needed to work on 3 daily creates so not to wait until the last minute …

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    Sharing Credit


    For this assignment, we needed to get a partner and interact with them via a means of communication. I chose to use Facebook messenger because it was easiest to screenshot. Each person had to say at least four lines. I did this with my boyfriend, Jay, and below I have …

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    Is it Antman or a Crumb?


    For this assignment, we were required to take a picture of something that could look like something else. I took a picture of a crumb while moving my phone to make it look blurry. I chose to work on this assignment because I was about to sweep the kitchen and …

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    Google Draw Something


    For this assignment, we had to draw what was specified by Google Draw Something within twenty seconds and then the computer had to guess what it was. I found the assignment pretty entertaining and even played the game a second time for my own entertainment. I highly recommend everyone checks …

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    Below, I have attached the three #dailycreate’s that I have worked on this week. Please feel free to visit my Twitter to see upcoming #dailycreate projects and to complete a few of your own! Let me know what you think in the comments and if you worked on a similar …

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    Weekly Summary


    It is the end of week one. This week was not too stressful, I think because we were setting up our platforms of communication, and I already had accounts in all of the platforms. It was not hard setting up a subdomain for this class, because I had another class …

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    The Legendary DS106


    Legendary. Personally, when I think of legendary, I tend to think of stories such as urban legends and myths. I think of stories that I have been told by my parents but have also been told through different cultures and generations. My parents are Peruvian and so, I grew up …

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    Hi everyone! I’m Tiffany, an English major at UMW. Once I graduate, in May, I would like to pursue my Master’s in Education. I have wanted to be a teacher since I was in second grade, and I can’t believe I am so close! During my free time, I like …

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    My Final #ds106 Project


    It’s time. Time for my last and final work of #ds106. For this project, I decided to tell the story of my parents. You can read more about it here. Anyways, short story short, I wanted to introduce them to you all and explain why and how they inspire …

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    Dear Future #ds106 Students…


    You have enrolled in possibly one of the best courses available at UMW! Congratulations!

    You’re probably wondering what the heck is #ds106? If you were like me, you might of just enrolled in the class because it fit a general education requirement and it’s online, which is a plus because …

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    Progress Report #2


    Last week I introduced my idea for the final project and laid out what I wanted to do. This week I have gone further into depth by creating my project. I stated I wanted to use visual, writing, web, and video to go about creating it. This week I am …

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    From the Child of Immigrants


    All week I wondered what story can I possibly tell? At first I thought why not bring all of the assignments I have worked on all semester into one story and create the story of what #ds106 means to me, but after carefully considering this all week I decided that …

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    Week 13 Summary


    At my first glance of this week, I was intimidated especially by the required web assignment and creating a story around my daily creates, but at the end of the week, it turns out the assignments were not to difficult, maybe other than the web assignment. Anyways, here they are.…

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    My Internet Resume


    This assignment looked confusing and difficult at first glance, but after reading the information provided and downloading the tools recommended, I got it… sort of. I first tried creating my resume on Amazon as shown in the example, but the page decided to refresh twice during my attempt at creating …

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    Daily Creates for 4/15


    For the daily creates this week, we had to create a story around them. At first I was sort of intimidated about the assignment, because how am I suppose to create a story around three different daily creates, but thankfully, I got it. Here goes something… not nothing… because it’s …

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    C Ya Later


    C ya later, while running, of course. Get it? I try my best to make creative titles. For this assignment, we were required to go on a run and record where we went, using a tracking app.  Well lucky for me I walk my dog daily, ChiChi, and today I …

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    Now Applying!


    That’s right folks, longtime independent saloon owner, Riza McHale is looking for a new job. After selling the McHale saloon to a close friend, I am now actively looking for a job with similar objectives as my previous company. I have attached my resume below. If any of ya’ll see …

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    My Space


    Not MySpace, the social media, but my space as in my room. Eh, eh, see what I did there? For this web assignment we had to create our dream room, and lucky for me, I already had a board on Pinterest of my dream room. I did a few pins …

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    Weekly Summary 12


    This week is over and I can gladly say, this week was by far has been the easiest week in #ds106. I really enjoyed the variation in mashup/remix assignments.

    I started off the week by completing my daily creates.

    Daily Creates for 4/8

    I then worked on creating a tutorial …

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    Chilling Like a Villain


    As the title suggests, he’s just chilling like a villain. For this assignment we were required to do a side by side comparison of an emoji and a person. Here they are.

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