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Eleventh Brown Bag of the Semester - December 5, 2014


Ashley Kraus, PhD student, Department of Telecommunications, Media School

On the Street: A Content Analysis of Body Imagery in Streetstyle Fashion Blogs

Research on ideal body imagery in the mass media indicates that a curvaceously thin ideal is the norm for females and a lean, muscular ideal is the norm for males. 276 more words

Brown Bags

Dissertation dogs: How the love of a good dog can get you through anything including grad school

By: Niki Fritz

The past year has been a big one for IU Telecom grad student Ashely Kraus. She defended her thesis, finished the first year of her doctoral studies, and made possibly one of the biggest decisions of her life: she decided to get a dog. 851 more words

Life In Bloomington

Lean, Mean, Kick-balling Machine

By Mona Malacane

Some graduate students fill their Thursday nights with grading, writing papers, reading articles, catching up on their DVR, or gathering at Crazy Horse. 454 more words

Signing Off for Summer

by Edo and Teresa

As another academic year comes to a close, we’re wrapping up the blog for the summer break. We wanted to take a moment, though, to thank you (dear readers) for reading and supporting the blog by giving us your thoughts, ideas, and sharing your stories with us. 223 more words


Ashley Discovers Her Inner Chompie

by Teresa Lynch

When you’ve spent the last five years living in Bloomington, sometimes you just need to get out.  That’s exactly how Ashley Kraus felt this past spring as she solidified her plans to spend the summer living and working in Washington, D.C.  511 more words

Professional Development

Happy 21st Birthday, Kelly

Now that Kelly has turned 21, it would be easy to go on and on about the love and pride I feel for her. Instead, let me talk about the fun Laura and I had tonight with Kelly, her great friend Ashley, Julie and her fiancée Tim. 78 more words

Laura Jacobsen