Thank you for attending UAL ACS Welcome event “Beauty and the Beat”
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Thank you for attending UAL ACS Welcome event “Beauty and the Beat”

Originally posted on UAL ACS:
with Journalism tutors Simon Hinde, Andrea Mason, joined by Model Julius Reuben and Artefact writer/ACS VP Ebi Osuobeni There aren’t many “proud students moments” I can count during the 3 years I’ve been at UAL, however since taking on the role as UAL ACS President, I can count at least…

Telling our own story: JAMIE’S JOLLOF RICE RECIPE
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Telling our own story: JAMIE’S JOLLOF RICE RECIPE

Originally posted on UAL ACS:
“It’s amazing how food can tell a story…” That’s the opening sentence of Jamie Oliver’s GHANA: JAMIE’S JOLLOF RICE RECIPE. And I ask myself “where is our story in this picture?. It’s no doubt attractive and appealing, but it certainly doesn’t link directly to sub-saharan Africa, let alone Ghana. Now, I…

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Online lecture: Telling the African Story by Komla Dumor

Learn outside (the box of) the lecture room… I had a 9am lecture this morning with the late great Kola Dumor as I sat behind my computer and came across his TEDxEuston talk Telling the African Story: Komla Dumor at TEDxEuston on YouTube. And it just happens I will be going to Ghana for the Easter break … Continue reading

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RIP Stuart Hall… A great cultural theorist

During the first year of my journalism degree course, one if the first essays I wrote questioned; “What is journalism? To what extent is it peculiar to modern societies?” I couldn’t have explored such a question without coming across the works of Stuart Hall to understand the defining features of modern society; the political, the economic, … Continue reading

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Vlog: Catching up on Magazine Publishing with 2nd Year LCC Journalism students

If I miss a class (or two) for personal reasons, I know I have some wonderful peers who can help me catch up – quickly! This week, 2nd Year Journalism course rep Yasmine and international student Diana were at hand to inform me on what I missed out on, after our Media Convergence class on … Continue reading