Tag Archives: Uni

Project Progression and Issues.

With further discussions during the group time for the project, it seems everyone became more and more individual, as blogs were getting filled out people weren’t communicating as much and were just getting stuff done and memes posted etc and still adding and contributing to the group aspects of the project. As the deadline was […] Continue reading

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A Very Rare Meme

After getting all the social media set up, we began to talk about memes and what we would like to create. It seemed popular in the group to make them health based, and somewhat derivative. So we made a few on that theme, as well as sharing a few existing memes, and re captioning some […] Continue reading

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Sugar and Diet Interview

As part of my research for the Sugar Things project, i decided to ask someone elses opinions outside of the group via a few interview questions that i made. I wanted to see what another persons thoughts were on some areas of this topic. They asked to remain anonymous, so I will just refer to […] Continue reading

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Fight a Processed Diet!

Now we have seen the different sides of this argument, and the effects a highly processed diet can have, I’m sure you’re asking the question ‘what can we do about it?’. Well! I’m going to show you some of the advice being given about this and also what other people have been doing to try […] Continue reading

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What Do Processed Foods Do To Our Health?

When extra sugar, salt and fat is added to our food, it can cause some undesirable results. If we have a diet consisting mainly of these types of foods it can cause rapid weight gain, dehydration and increased risk of diabetes, as well as more sweat, body odour, bad breath, headaches, lethargy and fatigue. This […] Continue reading

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The Internet Says YES to Processed Food

The other side of the argument from my previous post ‘The Internet Says NO to Processed Food’ says that processed foods are A-Okay! The discussions falling on this side hold the beliefs that processed foods are cheap, plentiful, have wide variety, provide a different kind of nutrition not available in ‘whole foods’ and are more […] Continue reading

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We need to talk about Processed Food.

Human diet has long been a topic of debate. It seems everyone has a different idea of what is good for you with regard to food, for your great aunties home recipe of ‘triple lard’ – to your hip vegan friend, everyone has something to say on it.   With progression of technology and communication […] Continue reading

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Social Media Module Review!

  Here is my short review of what I’ve learnt on this social media module and how the social group has impacted me and my team.  Continue reading Continue reading

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Beauty And The Beast!

So this weekend me and my best friend decided to go watch Beauty and the Beast and we are so happy we did. It was amazing! I have never seen a film that I thought was actually perfect. I wouldn’t… Continue Reading →Continue reading Continue reading

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Tea Time Bakes ~ Progress

Our social group Tea Time Bakes has been meeting up weekly at a members flat of choice, as decided on a Facebook group chat, and baking. Last week we made allergy free brownies. To make these we had to find… Continue Reading →Continue reading Continue reading

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Interview with a Gamer

  To see how another fellow gamer feels about these drinks (as I am not a fan) I interviewed my good friend and self confessed nerd, Doug. Doug, 21 How many hours a week do you game? In an average week around 30-40 hours What kind of games do you play? I like to play […] Continue reading

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DJ Overview

  Since I got my first pair of decks for Christmas, I have been playing about mixing different songs. I have done a little bit of DJing before I got my own decks, but nothing where I was completely confident … Continue reading Continue reading

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DJ Connections

Today I thought I would concentrate a bit more on exploring local DJ talent for my Social Media module and because I thought this would give me something interesting and on topic to blog about! Over the weeks as you … Continue reading Continue reading

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My Birthday Surprise

It was my Birthday on Sunday and unfortunately I didn’t get to spend it with my Uni friends because they were very busy, so I went back home. Every year I tell my family, “if you’re going to get a cake, get it from cake box. They are just AMAZING!” But back home it takes a bit to … Continue reading My Birthday Surprise Continue reading

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A Broken DJ

Speaking with the other members of my Social Media group, I think our social media accounts are coming along nicely. However I do feel we maybe should have concentrated on them all and met up more to discuss our progress … Continue reading Continue reading

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This Past Week

This past week I have been concentrating on getting my work done for my University modules. This has including: revising for tests in my Fundamentals and Multimedia modules, blogging and practicing DJing for my Social Media module and cracking on … Continue reading Continue reading

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Mother’s Day

So yesterday was Mothering Sunday, better known in society nowadays as ‘Mother’s Day.’ Although almost everybody celebrates mothering Sunday it is actually a holiday that Catholic and Protestant Christians are supposed to celebrate, but everybody seems to celebrate the day, religious or not. Just … Continue reading Continue reading

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Busy Busy Bee

Okay, you got me! I have not been a very good blogger by keeping to my promise of updating my blog at least once a week. I have however, been busy doing lots of work for all my university modules, … Continue reading Continue reading

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DJ Society

It has been 3 weeks since I did my last blog post and now I feel really bad, because I had it sorted inside my little head when I was next going to write a post and what I was going … Continue reading Continue reading

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A Social with Friends

As part of this group social work we have to plan sessions with friends to come and join us to make a bigger group and well… be social. So we six of us got together and planned a social in my kitchen. I’m usually the cook when it comes to gatherings and socials, and everyone wanted … Continue reading A Social with Friends Continue reading

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My time at uni so far

Since moving to Leicester on the 25th of September, I’ve loved pretty much everything about being here. As I live only 45 minutes away and had worked in the local CeX branch for over two months, this meant that I … Continue reading Continue reading

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PLJ: Beginning Coding

In another module for this course we have begun the basics of HTML5 and CSS which the intention of creating our own website for the purposes of coursework. So far I have found this immensely enjoyable and much more easy to focus on than other parts of the course. I think it appeals to the […] Continue reading

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Gigaverse badges

http://gigaverse.com/product-category/credentials/ This might be a good example of badges people can earn, however I think that the majority of users on the site (likely to be young people 16-24) aren’t going to pay that much for a badge, unless it … Continue reading Continue reading

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Disney & Social Networking – x2

Recently a blog had popped up on my computer names “Disney Marketing: The Happiest Social Media strategy on earth” – By Christina Warren, Aug 3 2011 The Name catching my eye I decided to read the whole of the article. It … Continue reading Continue reading

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Social Network Advertising – FaceBook

Though founded in 2004 Facebook has seemed to have become most popular in the past 7 years. A social network which originally was designed for Harvard students to keep in touch, then expanded to anyone who was aged over 13 … Continue reading Continue reading

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Intermission Show Production Reports

Throughout this year I’ll need to write production reports, a report on how we are getting the Intermission show off the ground and turning it into a recognisable presence on the Leicestershire airwaves. I’ll be honest, I have no clue whatsoever how to… Continue reading

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The Today Programme

BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme is a long running morning radio show, which boasts a huge audience, and recently received the Sony radio award for best breakfast show of the year.
Beginning with an extended news segment, the show keeps a topical theme t… Continue reading

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October 2013

I recently decided to take the time to look at the options open to me when I graduate from my Radio Production course in 2013. To do this I looked at the skills that I currently have, the routes that I have taken to get them, and how I could expand up… Continue reading

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Blogging

Why hello there everyone!
Despite the fact that I have a dislike for blogging in general (probably due to the rise of tumblr and the 14 year old girl drama [and picures of cats] that comes with it) here I am.
So I’d hope that this blog doesn’t get suck… Continue reading

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