The following are articles I wrote for The Daily Campus, SMU’s student-run newspaper. This semester I turned three stories in four hours and wrote three feature stories.
The family behind the grant (05/06/15)
SMU received the biggest single grant in its history thanks to one family. I interviewed different family members to find out the story behind their decision.
Pakistani student follows in family’s footsteps (04/02/15)
Some international students at SMU feel that SMU students aren’t always accepting of different cultures. I interviewed one international student who has broken cultural barriers through her friendships.
Spring dance concert this week (03/27/15)
SMU’s dance program featured three unique pieces in its annual Hope Show. I interviewed some of the performers and members of the audience to reflect on their experiences.
Major or minor in Creative Computation (03/26/15)
The Creative Computation program is one of SMU’s most hidden gems. I interviewed several students and one of the heads of the program to find out all the fields this area of study can complement.
SMU Ad Club critiques Super Bowl advertisements (02/10/15)
SMU Ad Club invited distinguished professionals in the advertising industry to share input with students about the ads in the Super Bowl this year.
David Salyers defines remarkable at ExxonMobil Lecture Series (02/05/15)
Chick-fil-A’s Vice President of Marketing shared his unique take on how businesses should acquire customary loyalty. I talked to students and marketing professionals at the conference to get their thoughts on his suggested strategy.