Tag: social media

Day in the Life of Shay Harris

Day in the Life of Shay Harris

Shay Harris—Last October I removed myself from social media. Five months later, I reinstalled Instagram so that I could stay connected with people I met during a trip to Connecticut--I could have shared my phone number, but that's super private to me. Since I'm not on platforms which "Day in the Life" typically operates on, … Continue reading Day in the Life of Shay Harris

An Inside Look at Talon Television

An Inside Look at Talon Television

Kayla Green—For those of you who have read my blog before, you know that I am a journalism student and that I am very active in Brockport's on-campus TV station, Talon Television. I've never gone into depth about what exactly we do at Talon, though, so I decided to now! I joined Talon TV the … Continue reading An Inside Look at Talon Television

Alumnus Jim Mignano’s “Rising” PR Career Launched at Brockport

Alumnus Jim Mignano’s “Rising” PR Career Launched at Brockport

Former Winging It blogger Jim Mignano graduated from Brockport in December 2013 and works as a senior account executive at Text100’s Rochester office. An active member of the Public Relations Society of America's Rochester chapter (PRSA Rochester), he was recently honored with its Rising Star Award, which, as defined by the organization, "recognizes a public … Continue reading Alumnus Jim Mignano’s “Rising” PR Career Launched at Brockport

5 Ways to Step Up Your Professionalism

5 Ways to Step Up Your Professionalism

Alex Bill—With the hustle and bustle of college, we all tend to forget the reason we are off studying and opening our brains to so much knowledge in the first place. Regardless of your field of study, there is one goal in mind for all college students: finding your CAREER! Today I am going to give you some … Continue reading 5 Ways to Step Up Your Professionalism

Alumni Spotlight: Jim Mignano

Alumni Spotlight We've asked some of our Winging It alumni to let us know what they're up to these days. Here, Jim Mignano '13 talks about how his Brockport blogging experience helped prepare him for his current work with communications agency Text100, as well as other professional development. Watch for more of these features in … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Jim Mignano

Looking Back: A Busy Day in #bportlife

Looking Back: A Busy Day in #bportlife

Last Wednesday, November 19, our bloggers chronicled their entire day through social media. From study sessions to food sessions, from One Direction to Brockapella, it was a busy day, showcasing the many fun and challenging things our students experience as part of daily #bportlife. Check out the full summary here: http://www.brockport.edu/bportlife.

The New Rules of the Job Search: Creating a Persona on the Web

Jim Mignano, alumnus—One of my favorite authors, David Meerman Scott, recently published a video interview on his blog, in which he provides his best advice for university students. There are going to be tons of applicants for the jobs you apply for after college. Some of them are going to be smarter than you, come … Continue reading The New Rules of the Job Search: Creating a Persona on the Web