September 13, 2017

This particular photo was pulled from the Washington Post. The hilarity and fake news was supplied by the Internet.

In early 2015, way before “fake news” became a buzz phrase and Donald Trump made his faithful descent on the escalator at Trump Tower, another event jostl...

August 2, 2017

An Annenberg classmate had a get-together last weekend in Downtown Los Angeles. She got a job as staffer for an exciting campaign out of state and invited some people to catch up at a bar before she left. I was in the area anyway, so I went early...and quickly realized...

July 22, 2017

When I revived this blog, I promised myself to write something related to digital media at least once a week. But since I’m in the middle of job hunting, I decided to write another quick piece so that I won’t feel completely frustrated if I miss my self-imposed Wednesd...

July 12, 2017

Instagram's influence on mainstream culture fascinated me ever since I visited its campus last year. According to the Pew Research Center, Instagram is the second-most used platform used in the U.S.. I'll admit that haven’t been active until recently. When I was a jour...

July 11, 2017

Hello Internet. It's been a while.It's been almost a year since I was last here, and a lot has happened since I've been away. There are a few reasons that I didn't keep up, I'll figure out how to explain it in a different post. Just know that my senior year was quite a...

July 8, 2016

(Video via neighborhoodpaperboy on Youtube) 


It’s been two years since the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, with more people using technology to reach wider audience. The use of technology has been intrinsically part of the attention around the two shootings...

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Keep Calm & Carreon (& Write)

I'm Heidi Carreon, a SoCal native with a love of writing and being involved in a variety of communities. This is a blog of my life as a Asian American woman working in an ever-changing media landscape. All images and graphics on this site were done by me unless stated otherwise.

 

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