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This article won 3rd place in Georgia for the best objective news article. It also won 1st place for the best news story at the Campus Carrier, 2011
Essays of Note
Applying the Agenda-Setting Theory to International Burn a Quran Day
This essay dives into the power of mass media, the ability to persuade public opinion, and holding the position to decide what the public forms opinions about.
Pacific Gas and Electric Gasoline Explosion
In this study, I analyzed PG&E's approach to its crisis, what the company did well, and how they could have improved their response to the crisis.
Timberland's Commitment to Community
In this case, Timberland followed the ethically responsible route under investor scrutiny. Instead of backing down, the company invested more money and expanded its efforts into being as environmentally and socially responsible as possible, providing employee incentives to volunteer
Debunking Cartesian Dualism.
This essay critiques Descartes' thoughts on the duality of the mind and body.
Media Relations writing, results
Most recently, I landed in USA Today.
Volunteer Fair News Release led to:
-Rome News-Tribune Coverage (First)
-Rome News-Tribune Coverage (Second)
-2 Radio Talk Show Interviews (February '11)
-Hometown Headlines Coverage
-11 Alive Atlanta Coverage
Disaster Training News Release
Public Service Announcement
-Coverage from 4 inter-island radio stations
Web Writing Samples from LinkedIn / my blog:
-5 Press Release Writing Tips...
-3 Things to Consider Before...
-How to Travel Western Europe for $30/day
-5 Reasons to Hitchhike