According to a recent survey conducted by The Washington Post and ABC News, Clinton has a net favorability rating of -9%, as 44% of survey respondents expressed a favorable opinion and 53% expressed an unfavorable opinion. On the other hand, Trump doesn’t fare any better with a net favorability rating of -23%, as 37% of respondents expressed a favorable opinion and 60% expressed an unfavorable opinion. Continue reading
With the rapidly evolving digital landscape and the increased access to quality video technology, the film industry is a tough nut to crack. While there are plenty of opportunities for aspiring filmmakers to get work, the competition is fierce. As many video production companies have come and gone, keeping a studio afloat is no easy task and Terry Talley is fully aware of this.Talley never intended to be an entrepreneur or a business owner but when he was given the opportunity to start his own company, Rocky Mountain Audio Video Productions, Inc. (RMAVP) he took advantage of the opportunity when he saw it. Now after 34 years, Talley’s studio continues to thrive and shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon.
“The process of telling a good story has not changed,” Talley noted. “But, the process for creating those stories has changed dramatically.” Continue reading
“The title is quite ambitious,” said Papotti with a light chuckle as he took to the podium. “My aim is to provide some food for thought.”
Papotti, a lecturer at the University of Parma in Italy, earned a Master of Arts in Italian literature from the University of Virginia and a ph.D in Geography from the University of Padua. A few of his areas of research include tourism marketing, immigration and localization in Italy. Continue reading
The theme for the evening was rituals and what role they play in our day-to-day lives. While one might expect a ritualistic concert to feature something along the lines of traditional religious or tribal melodies, the term “ritual” was taken decidedly literally.
Sarah Perske, one of Nebula Ensemble’s composers, took to the stage at the beginning of the concert and asked everyone to consider what their rituals are as consumers of music. Continue reading
Campus sexual assault, nonconsensual sexual conduct of a student within the boundaries of an institution of higher education, has been a controversial issue nationwide.
According to the National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC), one in five women and one in 16 men are victims of campus sexual assault. Additionally, more than 90 percent of the victims don’t report the crimes. Organizations such as NSVRC and universities across the country are taking steps to raise awareness with sexual assault recognition and prevention programs.
In 2014, 55 collegiate institutions were subject to investigation for Title IX violations by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, including the University of Denver. Since then, DU’s Center for Advocacy, Prevention and Empowerment (CAPE) has increased their presence on campus.