Media Criticism Spring 2012

Part 1: Deconstructing Super Bowl Ads

My Media Artifact from Childhood

My name is Mary Lacey and I am a junior studying Communication Studies with a concentration in mass media at Longwood University located in Farmville, Va. Besides going to school in Farmville, I also work as a server at a … Continue reading

About Rachel!

What’s up everyone? My name is Rachel Lewis and I am currently a sophomore at this lovely university that I like to call home. When I’m not here, you will find me in Richmond, Virginia where I have resided for the past nineteen years. Although I’m used to the big city, I have found that […]

About Jake

Hello All! My name is Jake and I am from Newport News, Virginia.  Currently, I’m studying Communications at Longwood University, concentrating in Mass Media.  This summer, I am completing my seventh year working at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, where I serve as an Assistant Business Unit Supervisor for the Park Operations Department.  In my free time, I love […]

About Emily

My name is Emily, and I’m currently a senior majoring in Sociology at Longwood University.  Following graduation in May, I plan to work at Patient Advocate Foundation in Hampton, Virginia.  On campus, I’m involved in my sorority, Sigma Sigma Sigma, and I serve as Vice President of Order of Omega.  I’m also a member of […]

About Matthew McPartland

My name is Matthew McPartland or Matt and I go to Longwood University. I am a Communication Studies major with a concentration in Mass Media. I am also earning a minor in Political science. I was born in Staten Island, NY. I transferred to Longwood in Fall 2010 and I’m a senior. I am in […]

About Adam

Hello, my name is Adam Saldaña. I am a 20-year-old Mass Communications major at Longwood University. I enjoy spending time with my friends and family as well as my brothers of Delta Tau Chi. A popular culture artifact that was important … Continue reading

Me, Myself, and AIM

Hey there, Liz here, thanks for checking out my blog! Hopefully you will find it interesting and funny. Alas, not all of us can be clever. I’m currently a junior Mass Media Communications major at Longwood University, which is located in Farmville, VA. Yeah, it’s in the middle of nowhere but there’s still things to […]

A little something about me

Salutations Everyone, My name is Jacob Kingery and I am currently a sophomore at Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia. I am a mass communications major with a focus in the media aspect of broadcasting. In my free time I enjoy mixing music as a part time DJ and on sunny days you can most likely […]

About Michelle

My name is Michelle Mannino, and I am a Junior Communication Studies student at Longwood University in Farmville, Va.  Growing up in Fairfax, Va., I was always surrounded by media influences especially having to do with government and politics. So I guess that’s why I was naturally drawn to the Communication Studies major. Professionally, I’ve […]

About Me!

My name is Jessica Beardsley. I am currently a sophomore at Longwood University, majoring in Communications Studies with a concentration in mass media with hopes of pursuing a career in photojournalism. I am from Catharpin, a small town in Northern … Continue reading

About Catie

Hi, I’m Catie!  I’m a sophomore at Longwood University, majoring in mass media communications and minoring in international studies.  I’m a member of Delta Zeta sorority and am also involved on campus as a mentor for the Big Sibling Program. One of my most prized possessions in high school was (and continues to be) my […]

Who Dat Who Dat!!!

Hello readers! My name is Tristan Blake Cunningham and I am currently a junior Communications Studies major at Longwood University.  Raised in South South Hill, Virginia I feel like I have come very far in life since enrolling at Longwood … Continue reading

Introductions and Instant Messages

Hello world! Gabby Pedro, here. And I feel like I could describe my world as a whirlwind of organized chaos. But then again, at twenty, who couldn’t? This strange little world I live in, which, at the moment, revolves around the incredibly small town…

Missy’s About Me Post

My name is Melissa Mae Gefell, but ever since I was about four years old, my friends and family have called me Missy. I feel as if Missy suits my personality better because in my opinion this name reflects an individual that has a sassy and spunky personality. I am third in line of four […]

Hello There World!

Hello there, my name is Ravynn Sykes and I am 20 year old sophomore student at Longwood University. I am striving for a major in Communication Studies with a concentration in mass media and a minor in sociology. When I am at home in the 757 I work and enjoy the beach setting. However, when […]

About Me

Hi. I’m Ashley Hodge. This is my first year here at Longwood. I transferred from Danville Community College where I got an Associates in Arts and Sciences. I am currently a junior majoring in communication studies with a concentration in mass media. I hope one day to write for either a newspaper or magazine. When I was in […]

About Rebecca

My name is Rebecca Beard (or Becca, if you prefer), and I am a junior at the lovely Longwood University in Farmville, VA. I am currently a communication studies major with a concentration in mass media with a minor in theater. There isn’t too much to me – Just a typical college kid! I like …

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About Us

My name is Brandon Kelly. I am a sophomore Mass Media major. I currently live in Midlothian VA and I am also a brother of Theta Chi Fraternity. I hope on working in the sports field when I graduate. I … Continue reading

About Me

Hello fellow bloggers, my name is Amanda Nurmi. I am majoring in Communication Studies with a mass media concentration, was born and raised in Fairfax, Virginia and I am a sophomore at Longwood University. I am a recent member of Alpha Phi Omega, Longwood’s service fraternity. I will have a minor in Graphic Design along […]

About Me!

My name is Peyton Nichols and I am from Richmond, Virginia. I will be graduating on May 12, 2012 from Longwood University with a Business Administration degree concentrating in Marketing and a minor in Communication Studies. I am also a sister of Sigma Kappa Sorority where I currently serve as their Sisterhood Chair and I […]

What a Wonderful Me!

Oh hello there! I didn’t see you standing there! My name is Daniel Arthur Roberts, but everyone calls me Dani. I am a sophomore Communication Studies major with a concentration in Mass Media and minors in Women and Gender Studies and Sociology. I am a Resident Assistant, member of the Longwood Ambassadors, Student Diversity and […]

About Me

  Hi! My name is Rebecca Lundberg, but everyone who knows me calls me Becca. I grew up in a small (a.k.a., unknown) town called New Kent located halfway in between Richmond and Williamsburg, so I usually tell people I am from whichever city sounds more exciting to me that day. I am now a […]

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