“Oh, I was once a PR major at CWU too,” said the head of the marketing department for the Seattle Mariners when I asked her about her career path to this job that I yearn for. A marketer was once a PR major? My mind was blown. The women who works my dream job was once … More So Why Aren’t We Learning This?
“Practice. Practice. Practice.” Rich Moreno told our communications class looking for advice about going into his particular field of work. Moreno is the Director of Content Development for Central Washington University who has been through many career changes and has seen the field of Public Relations evolve throughout time. Moreno “started at the bottom” as … More A Talk With Rich Moreno, Content Developer
“Practice. Practice. Practice.” Rich Moreno told our communications class after when asked what his advice for people looking to go into his particular field of work. Rich Moreno is a content manager for Central Washington University who has been through many position changes and has seen the career of Public Relations evolve throughout time. Moreno … More A Talk With Rich Moreno
“I’m going to play collegiate baseball and earn my Doctorate in Physical Therapy!” exclaimed my ambitious, newly graduated, 18-year-old self. Very rarely do kids out of high school know what they want to do for the rest of their lives, and hats off to the ones who stick through it all of college. I was … More How the F#?k Did I End Up Here?
“We should fire Edgar. These hitters are terrible” said one customer to me today after noticing my Mariners hat while I was making him a coffee. First things first, shut up and go drink your girly white chocolate Americano extra cream (yes I’m judging you… sissy boy). Oh, you thought this whole season was going … More It’s Never Easy Being a Mariners Fan
“This is our year, baby!” proclaims every Mariners fan when April 3rd rolls around every year. It’s opening day, and the city of Seattle is electric, Safeco is rocking, and Felix is ready to proclaim himself king once again. Call me just another M’s fan, I don’t care, but I am starting to believe that … More Call Me Another M’s Fan, I Don’t Care
Wow! What a tournament the World Baseball Classic put on. Yo Bryce Harper and Mike Trout, still think the WBC is a pointless exhibition? Tell that to the guys who actually played. The passion these players have been playing with is amazing to watch. Watching Team USA win its first WBC championship is exactly what … More Team USA Does The Miraculous
Right when Nolan Arenado’s face went bouncing off first base during a hustle play after the slider he swung at for strike three skated between the catcher’s legs; I knew Team ‘Merica was for real. I knew this team wanted to win. And I knew this team cared about this tournament even if the … More Time for USA Baseball to Remind the World Baseball Classic Why It’s Called “America’s Pastime”
“We want to win. I can’t imagine what that would feel like. I’d love to find out.” – Jim Leyland, USA Baseball Manager USA! USA! USA! With team USA getting ready to open up World Baseball Classic play today, it’s hard not to be half-chubbed over the thought of a WBC Championship. In a new … More Team ‘Merica Starts Play Today in the World Baseball Classic and We Want a Championship
A hot topic of debate is whether kids should only focus on one sport, or should they play multiple sports? Growing up, I loved baseball, but you could catch me running around all the fields having fun with my friends. Football, basketball, wrestling, and soccer were some of my favorite activities outside of baseball and … More Life Lesson #4: Explore New Interests