these are highlighted samples of my work, but far from everything i've done

Gaming & Online Communities

 

REVIEW: Stories Untold (NINTENDO SWITCH)

Stories Untold was released on the Nintendo Switch January 16, and it stands out for me as a front-runner for episodic storytelling...

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#X019 with the Xbox Insiders

#X019 was a blast, and Team Xbox couldn't do it without you! Check out what made this...

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Where Does Your Feedback Go?

The Xbox Insider team receives reports from this community every day. The Xbox One Update Preview builds...

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All About Xbox Insider Preview Rings

In June of 2018, we announced the addition of Alpha Skip-Ahead to our existing Xbox One Update Preview rings...

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REVIEW: WARPARTY (SWITCH)

Warparty is an RTS (real-time strategy) game from Crazy Monkey Studios where players build factions to upgrade...

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REVIEW: THE SHROUDED ISLE (NINTENDO SWITCH)

In Kitfox Games’ “The Shrouded Isle”, the mystique of this story lies in not knowing how we came to be the leader of a cult...

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Ambassador Spotlight: Scrtch

The Alpha Ambassadors are well known in the Xbox Ambassadors Program – those Ambassadors who have proven...

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REVIEW: JAMESTOWN+ (NINTENDO SWITCH)

Jamestown+ purports itself as an up to 4-players cooperative shoot-em-up, but it works just as well taking on the expanses...

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REVIEW: PLUNGE (NINTENDO SWITCH)

Plunge is a fun puzzler, but it’s tough. The game’s setup is a loose story about a prisoner named, Billie...

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REVIEW: SAGEBRUSH (NINTENDO SWITCH)

In many ways, Sagebrush reminded me of Firewatch. While the contents within Sagebrush are much darker...

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REVIEW: DEPONIA (NINTENDO SWITCH)

“Deponia” is actually the first of a series, with the main title hitting Nintendo Switch on April 24, 2019 for $39.99...

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REVIEW: ROTATING BRAVE (NINTENDO SWITCH)

Rtating Brave is a game that utilizes the innovative Nintendo Switch hardware, dressed in a retro skin...

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Behind the scenes: Mister EDG3 talks YouTube and the Video Gallery

In this installment of behind the scenes of members of the Xbox Ambassadors Program, we talk with Mister EDG3...

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CONTRIBUTOR: WILD WORLDS, BIG CITIES, AND NEW LEAVES... (PT 2)

I’ve been crossing my fingers and wishing to Wishy that the next installment of Animal Crossing...

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Report a problem hands-free with alexa

Hey Xbox Insiders! Did you know that you can “Report a problem” through Alexa skills? ...

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Join the Alpha Skip-Ahead Preview Ring!

We’re looking for Xbox Insiders interested in joining our Alpha Skip-Ahead ring! The Alpha Skip-Ahead ring...

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B2C Engagement through @xboxinsider

As an Xbox Program Manager, I handle communications (internal and external) for the Xbox Insider Program through multiple platforms.

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REVIEW: PANTY PARTY (NINTENDO SWITCH)

This should go without saying, but “Panty Party” is not exactly the game to play with your kids...

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REVIEW: Kingdom Hearts III (xbox one)

In Kitfox Games’ “The Shrouded Isle”, the mystique of this story lies in not knowing how we came to be the leader of a cult...

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Ambassador spotlight: Genesis1953

One afternoon, with the sun high and the weather hanging around 70-degrees...

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CONTRIBUTOR: WILD WORLDS, BIG CITIES, AND NEW LEAVES... (PT 1)

I imagine most people can remember the first time they played one of their favorite games...

Food reviews, recipes & research

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Review: Hop House

The other day I finally stepped on over to Hop House near downtown Redmond for a drink with a friend...

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Bleu Pub: local, ‘much classier than a bar’

This week, the Spectator Tasters headed downtown for a taste of what a local restaurant has to offer...

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Review & Unboxing: Imperfect Produce

Today is a review of Imperfect Produce! I’ve seen advertisements around for them before with their slogan about cooking ugly...

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Scientific Review: The Impossible Burger

I’ve mentioned on here before that I wasn’t always aligned with vegetarian tendencies in my cooking or eating...

 

News, layout design & other works

 
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Love to Write? Visit Your Local Library!

Books are open on hardwood desks with hunched shoulders of people scribbling notes and intently taking in every word...

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Don't muffle the student press

Sometimes you have to step-out from the behind-the-scenes and make headlines rather than write them...

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How Are Student Journalists Changing News?  

VSU College of Arts & Sciences, Final Senior Seminar Project, Dec. 2013... 

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Front Page Design: Oct 2013

A front page designed by Jennifer Sheffield, for an October issue of Valdosta State University's independent student newspaper.

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Book Layout Design: Omnino, Volume 3

VSU College of Arts & Sciences, undergraduate research journal, Omnino designed with Adobe Indesign CS6.

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VSU professors disprove the popular Mayan Doomsday Prophecy

Spoiler alert: The Maya doomsday prophecy is just a myth, according to the panel discussion Tuesday...

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