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Throughout unit 2.2, we continued learning more about the writing basics of PR writing. Some of the highlighted topics consisted of, “The Big Five” , “ABCs of Journalism”, and the “Inverted Pyramid”. Those topics are fundamental to the basics of PR writing. During this unit I was asked to continue learning about the writing process. […]

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Throughout this unit in PR writing, I have learned about writing with clarity, reducing clutter, sentence variety and sentence emphasis. This has been interesting because these skills are so important in becoming a good writer. I have constructed examples below to demonstrate what I have learned. Writing with clarity Poor: Jim fed the cat food […]

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It is the kick off to my senior year at OU and I can’t believe these past three years have gone by so fast. It is always the standard to introduce yourself in all of your classes the first week of school, something so repetitive,but something I will probably miss. My name is Brian Drew […]

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Sometimes I’m overwhelmed by life in and of itself. Not in the traditional definition of the word which is to defeat completely. It’s a scenario where you have to view it in a different sense of the word. I recently watched Dead Poets Society for the first time. Robin Williams is one of my favorite … More Overwhelmed

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Sometimes I’m overwhelmed by life in and of itself. Not in the traditional definition of the word which is to defeat completely. It’s a scenario where you have to view it in a different sense of the word. I recently watched Dead Poets Society for the first time. Robin Williams is one of my favorite … More Overwhelmed 

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This is it. The final assignment and probably the final blog post from the Samual the Copywriter. This has definitely been an enriching semester with many lessons in store. My first online class was a complete shake up of a normal format and to be honest I am not necessarily a fan. Now, I am … Continue reading Summary of Learning

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For my summary project I completed a peanut gallery film to be used for recruiting students to Advertising Copy and Layout. The film took preparation and other skills taught throughout the semester in order to correctly execute a video. I tried to include some humor about how poorly the graphics look compared to today’s technology, … Continue reading Final Project Review of Semester

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Tutorial Time!!! This is a simple tutorial for how to instagram your pictures via Photoshop. Open up Photoshop and select the ‘photo’ option in the original popup, I selected a 4×6 because the photo I picked was landscape style. When you select everything, you should have a blank slate going on, a little something like […]