Social media, and the web in general, are playing a role in news-gathering on a local and national scale. For a social media class, I will be conducting a study, of sorts, on how local television news stations are using social media to interact with their audiences and using user-generated content in reporting and gathering news. I have lots of questions…. but no answers yet. Gotta start somewhere, right?
This is a cute graph of choices students make in undergraduate school versus graduate school. Sleep, social life, good grades, thesis work, etc. Graduate students only get to pick one. And usually fail at it.
Research via UT library methods is completely overwhelming and mostly frustrating at this point in my life. I’m working through figuring out how to do this research thing efficiently and effectively.
Being good at a lot of things, but not great at one thing in particular has always seemed like a negative in my professional life, but I’m learning the sum of my skills is bigger than I thought. Paired with a strong intuition for marketing and communicating and I’m feeling more and more like a force to be reckoned with!