26 Acts of Kindness 2017

The Sandy Hook Promise Club was created by myself and another student from Newtown, CT in memory of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.  The…

Make-a-Wish Philadelphia

Check out my semester long investigation of the Make-a-Wish organization, presented in a transmedia story: http://make-a-wish.jennasiroky.com/

Research: Ethical Implications Regarding Research within the Homeless Population

Introduction Over half a million people are experiencing homelessness in the United States1.  The homeless are individuals who lack housing– this includes those whose primary residence during the…

Interview Preparation Post

The interview specifics: I will be interviewing Molly from Make-a-Wish of Philadelphia, Delaware, and Susquehanna Valley.  Molly is the Vice-President for Mission Delivery and the head of the wish…

Jottings: Setting the Scene

Scene 1: It is 10:24 am in the DB food court on campus.  The tables and chairs are organized in a linear pattern, and the food displays are…

Jottings: Translations

Note Translations It is 10:24 am in the student center food court and the tables are near and organized, as well as the food displays are being arranged. …

Chapter 3 #storyf17

In addition to Digital Storytelling, I am also enrolled in Digital Photography.  I was doing great on the first day when we started practicing in Auto-mode.  I thought…

Chapter 2 #storyf17

Chapter 2 of The Visual Toolbox asks the beginning photographer to shift their focus from the more technical questions to questions regarding aesthetic.  The more technical questions tend to be:…

Chapter One #storyf17

Today marks the beginning of my Digital Storytelling photography journey.  Chapter one of “The Visual Toolbox” begs the photographer to consider their vision.  The assignment paired with chapter…

Taste of Fall

A Taste of Fall Fall comes with some of the tastiest foods of the year– everything apple, pumpkin, cinnamon, and spice! Take the fall food inspiration and use…

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