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Detroit Connections Map

As part of my hunt for a job in Detroit I worked with my class on nonprofits at Michigan State University to create a map of Detroit connections I had and ones I wanted to make. Through personal connections, emails,

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StateNews.com Website Redesign

The State News Homepage

I have been extremely fortunate to have worked for The State News web team, SN Works, for the past year.  From the earlier post on The Cavalier Daily redesign I have worked on two major site redesigns, the main and

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Michigan Energy Options Newsletter

MEO Newsletter Preview

During my internship for Michigan Energy Options the communications team was tasked in creating the quarterly newsletter.  The organization had previously sent out one other E-Newsletter and had created an account with MailChimp.  Being unfamiliar with the program I immersed

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Michigan Environmental Council Newsletter Article

MEC Newsletter Article

During my internship with Michigan Environmental Council (MEC) I was asked to write and coordinate articles for the quarterly newsletter that is sent out both electronically and in print form.  The article I was asked to write specifically was based

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Sparty Application

sparty-application

Michigan State is very privileged to have one of the most recognizable mascots in the nation, Sparty.  What most people may or may not know is that there is always a student buried under that muscly Grecian warrior costume and

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The Ave Communications Strategy

The Ave

One of the most rewarding and research projects I have worked on was a comprehensive communications strategy for The Ave community project. The Ave is the brain child of professors John Monberg, Vincent Delgado, and designers at Red Head Design

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Powerpoint Guidelines

Tips for Creating Effective PowerPoints

During my communications internship for Michigan Environmental Council (MEC) during the summer of 2011 I was tasked to creating a standard Powerpoint for the organization and in doing such realized there was a vast array of levels of comprehension with

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Beer Poster

Full version of the beer poster

During the fall of 2011 I was enrolled in a course on visual rhetoric.  For this class we were taksed to create a poster related to something we felt we could claim expertise.  For this my group decided upon making

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