Whilst scrolling through mediargh this afternoon in my ongoing job search I came across a brilliant article about media graduates taking steps to make themselves marketable individuals here. In other words, things you can do on t’interweb to 1) make yourself stand out to potential employers when they come across your name among thousands and 2)… Read More Time for online
A piece I wrote about my experience of immigration laws in the UK and the rise of social media monitoring in legal cases. I just found out I got a first for this so that gives me validation that it’s hopefully a semi-interesting read! How many times have you accidentally lost hours of your life… Read More While the world watches
This is a journalistic think piece that I wrote recently for university regarding the current state of investigative journalism. I hope this can give some new ideas to anyone interested in the topic. All views are my own.
There I was, third year journo student, who had managed to secure a pretty big interview with a ‘real life’ journalist. One that turned out to be a completely down to earth person who was happy to help out someone who also cared about the future of our generation. HTBJ was and is an inspiration… Read More When Kirsty met HTBJ
My course have for two weeks now been running the wnol.info website, as part of our FJP group project for third year. We’ve been split into two groups and we have to go live for a week every fortnight. My group are coming up to our last day of our first week, so I wanted… Read More Final Journalism Project
I’m happy to announce that I got the job at Smoke, and I am now officially one half of the creative design team. I am working with a fellow journalism student called Nicky and together we have the monumental task of fully rebranding, designing and creating a 64 page Freshers issue of Westminster’s Smoke Magazine… Read More Smoke rebrand
This morning I got a lovely little FedEx delivery from the folks at the new US creative printing company Printstagram (@socialps). I discovered the company from Zoella’s blog post about it, and I knew I had to get some of my instagram pictures printed out to go in my bedroom! I know some people don’t really agree… Read More Instagram > Printstagram