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Month: February 2018

Paypal, LU Brainstorming Session
Campus News

Paypal, LU Brainstorming Session

by Jamila Jacob On Friday 9th February 2018, the Mass Communications department of Lincoln University of Pennsylvania had the privilege of hosting a brainstorming session on Virtual and Augmented Reality technology with company Paypal. Those present at the meeting included department chair, Dr. Nicole Files-Thompson, faculty members of the mass communications and computer science department, as well as mass communications and computer science students of varying classifications. Paypal was represented by Jinesh Patel, Innovation and Patent Counsel, and Jacky Barry, University Relations Manager. The session was centered on inventing ways in which virtual and augmented reality technology can be used in our daily lives. Participants at the forum used the Google Cardboard smartphone ...
Black History Month: Making your own story.
Campus News, Views from the U

Black History Month: Making your own story.

  It has been about a week since the month of February has begun. The first day of the month was not treated like any ordinary day by many. While the morning air on LU’s campus was visibly freezing, the souls of our colleagues were filled with warmth. From brightly colored dashikis, to afro hair in bloom like on a fresh day of spring, the campus community oozed with pride and vibrant energy: Black History Month! However, that excitement has seemed to wane a bit. The semester is rolling by and workloads seem to weigh a lot more than they did merely two weeks ago. All the same, we need to retain the same energy we had on the first day of February. While 28 days are not enough to recognize our achievements, each celebrated element of black history should serve to inspire our pur...