Tag Archives: inclusivity

Somi: a crush on jazz on a Valentine’s Day

The set before the performance began

On Valentine’s Day of 2020, the jazz band Somi delivered an amazing performance at the Colwell Playhouse of the Krannert Center of the Performing Arts. Her beautiful voice, the amazing improvisation of different instruments, their collaboration, as well as the ideals of inclusiveness deeply ingrained in their music, made the audiences truly fall in love with the performance and the band.

Written by: Yushan Guo

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Group Project Reflection-Barakat

First off, I would like to congratulate everyone on some awesome projects and the hard work we put into these projects. They are all really important subjects and were done really well! Thank you everybody putting in the work to share these stories and thank you Professor Collins for pushing us!

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The Best and Worst Class: Reflecting on a Semester’s Worth of Work

Alicia LeeĀ 


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Five months ago, coming into this class, I was very excited. Up till now, the only journalism classes I have been taking focused on the written part of journalism. The inverted pyramid, the history of journalism, storytelling, etc. were the only things I knew of journalism. This was my first class that exposed me to a new medium of journalism: multimedia. Multimedia journalism helps the viewer not only read the story, but through video, photography, and audio, be able to see and hear the story.

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