The Olympics are an opportunity for athletes from around the world to showcase their elite talents, abilities, and skills in front of TV audiences of billions of people. They are exciting, awe-inspiring, and fascinating to watch. This Media Monday showcases Olympians that deserve the spotlight for something more than just their athletic abilities. Click on… Continue reading Media Monday: Inspiring Olympians
Perhaps some of you are familiar with what I call the YouTube spiral: you get online with the intent to watch just one video, but you get distracted by the suggested videos on the side of the one you are watching and, before you know it, you have taken up quite a bit of time… Continue reading Media Monday: A Different Perspective
Here's a fun video to help us remember to be thankful. I'm thankful for Fridays and good information!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yA5Qpt1JRE4
In the week following the shooting in Orlando, many celebrities, journalists, and internet personalities have shared their personal reflections about the tragedy. In this 6 minute clip, YouTube personality Hannah Hart eloquently and emotionally expresses the fear and uncertainty created or magnified by the attack in Orlando. She also uses this video as a call… Continue reading Media Monday: Small Moments Matter
Friends, Here's a story that will bring a smile to your face in these dog days of summer. Hope to see one of these in Omaha soon! Lava Mae: Shower on wheels for the homeless in San Fransisco.
Last week, Creighton University celebrated the inauguration of the University's 25th President, Fr. Daniel Hendrickson, SJ. It was a beautiful time at the University. Many Cortina students were involved in the celebrations and took part in this momentous occasion. Fr. Hendrickson chose a poem, As Kingfishers Catch Fire, by Fr. Gerard Manly Hopkins, SJ to… Continue reading CU Presidential Inauguration
On this brisk, February Wednesday there is much going on in the world! ISIS Kill List: A senior US official revealed that the United States has a secret list of the top ISIS personnel in Iraq and Syria it hopes to target in future airstrikes. This news has been divulged after the public executions of foreign… Continue reading What’s Up In The World Wednesday