Monthly Archives: April 2017

Well, that’s a wrap #IS6621

Social Media has been a big part of my life growing up and it will keep evolving and changing in order to stay relevant. Many people who do not like social media are just scared to adopt it because of the volatility that comes along with it. It’s like driving a car or learning how […]

Just keep tweeting, just keep tweeting

“You’re on Twitter, don’t you have work to do?” Ummm yeah, and I’m doing it. It’s called a social media class. #IS6621 has hands-down been one of my favorite classes at BC and it wasn’t just because of the built-in excuse of claiming that being on Twitter was productive to my homework efforts. And to […]

Social Media: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

With each passing class, it seemed like every night there was so much to talk about on social media and in the digital business world.  From PR disasters to rogue national parks the course touched on so many different topics and developments in the digital world that, despite not exactly being a room full of […]

Final Thoughts, it’s complicated!

My initial blog post was titled “Out of Balance”. What I thought I knew and what I didn’t know really was what was out of balance. Secret confession, I had no idea how to pronounce Airbnb before this class, I had envisioned a fancy sounding French pronunciation. Chalk that up to at least one thing learned but […]

Our highlight reel (lots of gifs!)

The time is here, folks. Looking back on this class, we looked at highs of social media, lows, the future, the past, and everything in between, and also current events and happenings. As a senior, I couldn’t imagine ending my 4 years here with any other class, since this has given me a great outlook for […]

TBH I got nothing from this class :/

So, you fell for it and started reading my blog post- I have mastered clickbait. But, at this point, you should probably know that my title is absolutely fake news and I can truly say that this was one of my favorite classes at Boston College. I was very nervous beginning this class because 1) […]

“I understand now. This world doesn’t belong to them; it belongs to us.”

If you watched the HBO show, Westworld, you probably recognize this quote. Dolores, one of the androids, said this at the end of the season when she realizes her power over humans. The entire show is based on the idea that humans created these robots that will eventually outsmart and kill us. Who knows if […]