HSI, Day 10: Photo Shoot, Photo Scavenger Hunt, & Photo Editing

Personality Profile Photos on Campus Let’s go outside and take some photos of your personality profile partners. You can then post these photos of your partner to your story about them. Photo Scavenger Hunt You want to show photos in … Continue reading “HSI, Day 10: Photo Shoot, Photo Scavenger Hunt, & Photo Editing”

HSI, Day 8: MTV & Media Literacy, Finish Audio, & Embed Audio

Class Discussion & Blog Post How many of you watch MTV? Today we’re going to take a critical look at MTV and understand how they make money and how MTV may influence you. Now, let’s write a blog post and … Continue reading “HSI, Day 8: MTV & Media Literacy, Finish Audio, & Embed Audio”

HSI, Day 7: Ethics of Media Consumerism, Finish Profiles, Audio Editing, & SoundCloud Tutorial

Class Discussion & Blog Post For our class discussion today, we will focus on marketing, advertising, and consumerism. We will watch clips (“The Times They Are A-Changin’” and “The Science of Selling”) from a Frontline documentary about “The Persuaders”. You’ll … Continue reading “HSI, Day 7: Ethics of Media Consumerism, Finish Profiles, Audio Editing, & SoundCloud Tutorial”

HSI, Day 6: Media & Body Image, Profile Writing, & Audio Editing

Class Discussion & Blog Post: Media & Body Image Take a look at these magazines. Advertisements and media imagery plays on our insecurities to make money. The average female is 5’4 and 165 lbs, yet the average female model is … Continue reading “HSI, Day 6: Media & Body Image, Profile Writing, & Audio Editing”

HSI, Day 5: Interviewing Self-Reflection, Organizing Your Profile, & Using Quotes

Self-Reflection: Interview Day In a new blog post, I’d like you to reflect on your experiences from last week when you interviewed your partner. Please create a new blog post and answer these questions: Give a review of your interviewing … Continue reading “HSI, Day 5: Interviewing Self-Reflection, Organizing Your Profile, & Using Quotes”

HSI, Day 4: Ethics of Banning Books, Audio Gathering Tips, & Interview Day

Class Discussion: Ethics of Banning Books Our initial discussion today deals with commonly banned/challenged books. First, let’s look at a list of books that are commonly banned. As you can see, the reasons often deal with foul language, racism, sexually … Continue reading “HSI, Day 4: Ethics of Banning Books, Audio Gathering Tips, & Interview Day”

HSI, Day 3: Role & Impact of News Media, Interviewing Skills, & Audio

Class Discussion & Blog Post: The Responsibility and Role of the News Media Our opening discussion today involves critically thinking about the news media, which some of you may have done in your first blog post. Let’s consider these questions: … Continue reading “HSI, Day 3: Role & Impact of News Media, Interviewing Skills, & Audio”

HSI, Day 2: Online Identity, Partner Pair Up, Profile Basics, & Writing Questions

Blogging Workshop — Finish Blogging Workshop, if needed — Class Discussion & Blog Post: Your Online Identity Our first discussion topic today revolves around your online identity. Let’s write a quick blog post about these questions and discuss them as … Continue reading “HSI, Day 2: Online Identity, Partner Pair Up, Profile Basics, & Writing Questions”