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Rasamny: Millennial label needs to be divided into more accurate subgroups

This was originally published in The Daily Orange.  It’s difficult to imagine any generational similarities between a college student who’s learning how to become independent and a person who is married with kids. And yet, categorizing these two different groups of people into one collective group happens often.  Actually, in my case, it usually happens … Continue reading Rasamny: Millennial label needs to be divided into more accurate subgroups

Ben Carter ’10 couldn’t find anyone talking about money and having fun, so he created his own show, blog and brand

Originally published on Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications website.    Newhouse grad filmed 14 episodes of personal finance show this year Ben Carter has been fascinated by money, investing and personal finance since he was a little kid. Carter, who studied advertising at the Newhouse School and graduated in 2010, has found … Continue reading Ben Carter ’10 couldn’t find anyone talking about money and having fun, so he created his own show, blog and brand

Millennials Must Work to Close Gender Gap

The millennial generation is known for its diversity, its liberal ideals and its support for same-sex marriage.  And yet gender inequality still persists among millennials in the job market. Last Wednesday, Cosmopolitan.com released the results of a survey in an article called, “5 Things Millennials Should Know About the Job Market,” where they briefly touched … Continue reading Millennials Must Work to Close Gender Gap

Rasamny: Snapchat should expand international video features

Originally published on The Daily Orange. During my ritual of unhealthily checking Snapchat every 20 minutes or so, I look at my screen and am disappointed that there are no new stories in my feed. As I contemplate rewatching my friends’ snapchat stories, a different story catches my eye: Dia de los Muertos, or “Day … Continue reading Rasamny: Snapchat should expand international video features

Rasamny: Insensitive Ebola jokes on social media reinforce millennial stereotypes

Originally published on The Daily Orange: When coverage of the Ebola virus first appeared in the media, it seemed far away — 6,000 miles away, to be precise. But when the virus showed up in Dallas and received more mainstream media coverage, our generation responded to it how we would to any widely covered news … Continue reading Rasamny: Insensitive Ebola jokes on social media reinforce millennial stereotypes

Delta Lambda Phi fraternity for gay, bisexual and progressive men recolonizes at SU

Originally published on The Newshouse. By Tamara Rasamny October 15, 2014 When Ivan Rosales-Robles went through the rush process during his first year at Syracuse University, he didn’t feel like the fraternities were for him.  But when Robles heard about Delta Lambda Phi, a social fraternity for gay, bisexual and progressive men, he said he … Continue reading Delta Lambda Phi fraternity for gay, bisexual and progressive men recolonizes at SU

Newhouse School gives Tully Award to Guardian editor for Snowden coverage

This was originally posted on the S.I Newhouse School of Public Communications website.  On Wednesday evening at the Newhouse School, editor-in-chief of The Guardian, Alan Rusbridger, was awarded the 2014 Tully Award for Free Speech for breaking one of last year’s biggest news stories. Rusbridger is responsible for publishing reports from whistleblower Edward Snowden, a … Continue reading Newhouse School gives Tully Award to Guardian editor for Snowden coverage