Category Archives: New York University (NYU) Journalism Assignments

Dumbo, Brooklyn: A Neighborhood Transformed By Its Vibrant Tech Industry

Don’t let the relaxed vibe in Dumbo fool you – its technology industry is flourishing and newcomers are eager to join in its success. However, with this great expansion, problems have come about – expensive rent, a shortage of space … Continue reading

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NBC Hosts Democracy Plaza at 30 Rock, New Yorkers Join In Election Spirit

New York — New Yorkers were buzzing with excitement at Rockefeller Center today, as the area had been transformed into “Democracy Plaza”, courtesy of NBC. Javier Soto, who lives near Battery Park City in lower Manhattan, took the day off … Continue reading

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NYC Small Businesses Split on Candidates

For small business owners in New York’s Financial District, today’s vote is a toss-up between Romney’s business experience and Obama’s empathy. New York — Down in the Financial District of New York City, small business owners have very different opinions … Continue reading

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Businesses Use Election-Themed Campaigns to Promote Products and Services

New York — Various businesses are currently utilizing the upcoming presidential election as a way to promote their own brands, products and services, through innovative election-themed marketing campaigns. A number of companies, such as FedEx, Pizza Hut, Cabbage Patch Dolls, … Continue reading

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Controversial Documentary Gains Popularity, Intensifies Chevron’s Legal Battle

Tropical rainforests, pristine rivers and natural animal habitats used to be the image of the Ecuadorian Amazon. Nowadays, this picture looks very different. The government of Ecuador filed a lawsuit, claiming energy giant, Chevron, polluted their rainforests over two decades … Continue reading

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Foreign Direct Investment Explained

Foreign Direct Investment Explained Check out this video I created on Xtranormal, explaining foreign direct investment.

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SeatGeek’s Pivots Lead to Much Success

New York – Founders of SeatGeek, an extensive ticket search engine and customized event database, with headquarters in New York City, have altered the vision for their company over the course of three years and are currently seeing positive results. … Continue reading

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