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About mlalpr

Hello Everyone! My name is Monika, and I was born and raised in Halifax, NS. I have a vast amount of experience in different fields including mental health, and health promotion/administration. My newest found interest is in Public Relations because I believe that the best way to do business is building and strengthening relationships. I will be graduating with my MPR in May 2013 and look forward to the amazing opportunities that come my way! I think it's fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we've ever created. They're tools of communication, they're tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user. -Bill Gates

Traditional Media talks at people, while new media talks with them.

This class has taught me so much about media and culture in society and how interconnected these three areas can be. Sometimes being in the demographic for certain things doesn’t allow you to think about your surroundings clearly because you never have … Continue reading

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Online Networks

The presentations last week were very well done. I like to think that we stick to what we know, and I can say that I know very little, or nothing about aboriginal art or internet art as Guglietti (2010) highlights … Continue reading

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Don’t change that channel!

Miller (2010) suggests that television is not directly selling anything to the audience and the audience is not buying anything but then why is an audience so important for a show’s survival? I believe the audience plays a huge role … Continue reading

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New Year, and the same ME!

I never really knew what I wanted to do. I never really had an end plan like everyone. Sure, I had an idea of what I liked and didn’t like – but could something we enjoy… actually be turned into … Continue reading

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