Tag Archives: article

Friday Jamboree: Tube Maps and Sea Lion Cubs

I hope you all are ready for a resurrection of an old regular on Actually Allie, Friday Jamboree! Here, I share with you some of my favorite links that I’ve looked at over the week on my Feedly or otherwise. Sometimes, there’s more on my Twitter, too. Happy browsing!

What I Learned From Blogging For a Job (Or How Treating Your Personal Blog as Work Can Increase Productivity)

In my last post, I talked honestly about my problem with procrastination in updating my personal blog. However, do not think because of that post that I am terrible at writing blog posts.

Horizons

Sinta Tantra and Nick Hornby: Collaborative Artists

Busy employees shove through the bustling throng in the lobby of One Canada Square, one of the tallest buildings in Canary Wharf, London. Amidst the crazed crowd one man stops, turns around and cocks his head. He approaches a sculpture of a head – or is it a bird? –overlaid with blue and pink paints.

2012 – Year in Review

2012 was a wonderful year. I became more active on this blog and I shouldered new responsibilities, relating to school, clubs and work. I was extremely busy in 2012, but I did enjoy the frenzy of it all.

Rick Britto an “Invaluable Resource” at Wheaton College

The below is a profile article I wrote for my Journalism class last semester about jazz band director Rick Britto, who recently passed away from a sudden heart attack at 57. The article shows that he will be sorely missed at Wheaton.

TWO articles in ONE day!

It’s Thursday, and you know what that means: New articles are out in your favorite newspapers! This week, I wrote about Brian Guadagno, who, in his early thirties, formed a new line of organic, chemical-free sunscreen. He has been a lifeguard at the Narragansett Town Beach for 17 years, and continues to love both lines […]