Saving the English Language Is Not as Scary as It Sounds

Saving the English Language Is Not as Scary as It Sounds

With great technology comes great advances, but there is always a cost that comes with progress. The rise of texting and communication via social media has generated a new language, one invented by the young, and highlighted by abbreviations, and intentional misspellings to create expediency while disregarding grammar and punctuation for ease of typing. Although language is constantly […]

Bilingual Necessity: Teaching Reading and Writing to a Texting Generation

Bilingual Necessity: Teaching Reading and Writing to a Texting Generation

Welcome to a bilingual America. Currently, society has been content with the adaptation of a bilingual minority but millennials have been handed an injustice and it is time to recognize the importance of teaching reading and writing to a texting generation. The creativity and beauty of the English language is beyond debate. Today’s youth have […]

Journalism at the Edge of the Blogosphere: Part 2

Journalism at the Edge of the Blogosphere: Part 2

  A debate over what makes a “true” journalist was sparked recently by the secret interview of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera conducted by actor Sean Penn and published in Rolling Stone in January of 2016. Those who believe Penn correct in describing himself as a journalist cite prior interviews he conducted with other world figures. Others […]

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