BYU's school of Communications New York Field Experience was unforgettable. Between the places, food and people, 6 weeks flew by leaving behind great memories. Check out this video to see what we did during the New York Field Experience.
Broadway has been around for decades and is still a very prominent part of American entertainment today. Each year, shows on Broadway, located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, attract millions of people from all over the world, last year’s attendance reaching an all time high of over 13,270,343 people.
Nike, the Greek goddess of victory, is the inspiration behind the most iconic athletic brand in the world. The infamous swoosh has branded athletes for years. What appears to be a simple swoosh mark, is actually an icon worth billions. The worth of the Nike swoosh isn’t due to an
Searching for a sweet treat in NYC? Dough Doughnuts is the answer.
The critically-acclaimed film Silver Linings Playbook respectfully portrays life with a mood disorder. Numerous misconceptions surround mood disorders, but accurate artistic depictions help erase stigmas. Writer and director David O. Russell illustrates the challenges of mood disorders with such complex, diverse, and passionate characters that it helps humanize an otherwise
Dorothy and her beloved dog Toto in the Wizard of Oz became a pop culture icon for decades. This light-hearted heroic story included a lovable protagonist as well as a stereotypical antagonist, the Wicked Witch of the West. Decades later, the Broadway Musical, Wicked, recounts this old tale from a
The Shorty Awards honor the best influencers and brands in social media. Nik Aliye tells us a little bit about the awards and about her job specifically.
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Strand Bookstore is the soul survivor of 19th Century's Book Row in Greenwich Village. This personalized, modern bookstore creates a distinct ambiance than the generic Books-a-Million, Barnes and Noble, and Amazon e-books. Strand Bookstore represents the strength and power of independent stores in New York City and throughout the rest of the country.
Enjoy Nutella? Enjoy treats? Look no further for a delicious Nutella treat while enjoying the Chelsea area in New York City in rain or shine.
Take a trip down 5th Avenue and see some of our favorite places to shop!
New York City got you thirsty? This video will guide you through what to do during this time of distress.
London UK based skate-shop Palace, now has its first ever U.S. flagship store in the heart of lower Manhattan. Tucked neatly into the New York Streets of SOHO, with popular brand stores such as Supreme, KITH, NikeLAB, and the like, Palace fits right in. We’ll get into the review of
This advertisement comes from the Coca Cola Company, and it promotes their product as well as their “Share a Coke” campaign. This campaign allows consumers to personalize their coke bottles to include their own name, and it encourages it’s audience to share on social media using the hashtag #shareacoke. This
Advertisements, pictures and signs are plastered all over New York. As I was coming up from the subway on 86th, I walked past a store and saw this painting in the window. I cracked up and kept walking. I then stopped and went back to take a picture. In a
Samsung’s latest advertising campaign for the Galaxy S8 plasters the subway station at Canal Street. The campaign, “Unbox your phone,” underscores the benefits of the new product through the signified meanings present in the photograph of the ad.
To understand the deeper meanings of the ad, it is necessary to
Cool-Spa is a spa that performs a procedure known as Cool Sculpting. Cool Sculpting is claimed to reduce the volume of a fatty area on the body. This ad makes this same claim, while also playing into several appeals advertisers overuse. Cool- Spa uses both fear and sex appeal within the