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Welcome (back) to Kenora

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March 22nd, 2013

CreComm has a kind of traditional assignment, as we’re told, in the travel ad and article, though I understand it used to involve a component with the small town’s newspaper. That’s a whole different discussion, though a sign of the times overall due to social medias such as this blog. Through the summers (and some […]

Getting Ready To Paint Our Upstairs

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March 15th, 2013

Exciting news over here. Louis and I are planning to paint the main floor of our house. We’ve started patching the cracks and holes in our walls with a small plaster bucket we got on sale. It’s a house that was built in the early 1950s in the newer part of River Heights, between Corydon […]

SEO and AdWords for my IPP

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March 5th, 2013

For my IPP, I’m pitching a promotional campaign for a website I’m going to launch this summer called thrusong.com. What is it? It’s a social songwriting website that produces professional sounding hit songs and it’s a major project nearing completion. I’ve built servers to handle the audio processing, I’ve finely tuned the performance of my […]

A Thousand Farewells

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March 1st, 2013

One of our journalism assignments this semester was to read Nahlah Ayed’s autobiographical book “A Thousand Farewells”, a gritty account of Ayed’s life and career. We see her experiences of going from a childhood in a quaint house in Winnipeg to growing up in a refugee camp in the middle east. We see some racism […]