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Foci - Student Project Update

After some much needed reassurance from David, I am going to run with my original idea for this project – to create a collaborative curation photo page using Flickr to test the social consciousness of people participating in various forms of social media extends beyond clicking ‘Like’ and ‘Share’. 1,236 more words

Week 2

Unsung Heroes - 20 Ft. from Stardom

I was ecstatic as I watched the cast from “20 Feet from Stardom” walk across the stage to accept the Oscar for “Best Documentary Film.” Granted, I hadn’t seen the movie yet, but I was really moved by Darlene Love’s acapella performance at the end of the acceptance speech. 1,089 more words

Social Consciousness

Apple iPhone 5s TV Ad "Parenthood"

Apple show that the iPhone is part of the family with their warm-hearted ad about life as a parent.

The original article found here:http://www.great-ads.blogspot.com/2014/07/apple-iphone-5s-tv-ad-parenthood.html


Ethical investing - an introduction

Ethical investing, also called socially responsible investing (SRI), sustainable, socially conscious, or “green” investing – a dear child has many names, as we say in Finland, is a rapidly evolving investment strategy seeking to consider both financial return and social good.   419 more words

design develop billboard homes

Design Develop has introduced a new scheme that helps create living spaces for the homeless in the space behind lit-up advertisment billboards . Providing a solution for a worldwide problem, ‘the gregory project’ spaces would be funded by rental of the facade. 44 more words


Is Not Being "As White" a New Thing?

“If in the decades ahead we are as white as we are today, we will have failed as a university.” – Bruce Shepard, Western Washington University President… 113 more words

Race And Culture


Advertising in an information-heavy world is hard. After all, if everyone everywhere is shouting that everything is important, how can anyone decipher what is truly important by a glimpse of an ad? 157 more words