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Makmende Amerudi: Kenya's Collective Reimagining As A Meme Of Aspiration, Brian Ekdale, Melissa Tully Dec 2013

Makmende Amerudi: Kenya's Collective Reimagining As A Meme Of Aspiration, Brian Ekdale, Melissa Tully

School of Journalism & Mass Communication Publications

In 2010, Kenya's first internet meme arrived in the form of a vigilante named Makmende, the action-hero-inspired protagonist of a music video. Within days of the video's release, fans started creating Makmende tales, videos, and artwork, and circulating these works online. In this article, we analyze the Makmende phenomenon to understand why this video inspired Kenya's first internet meme, what the meme says about contemporary Kenya and politics, and how this meme broadens our understanding of global participatory culture. We argue that a group of young, urban Kenyans seized the moment to reappropriate stereotypes of weakness into ...


Ua12/2/1 Stressbusters, Wku Student Affairs Dec 2013

Ua12/2/1 Stressbusters, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Special finals week edition of the College Heights Herald.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 27, Wku Student Affairs Dec 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 27, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


The Prospector, December 3, 2013, Utep Student Publications Dec 2013

The Prospector, December 3, 2013, Utep Student Publications

The Prospector

Headline: We Made It: With Debt, But We Made It...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 26, Wku Student Affairs Dec 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 26, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


The Prospector, November 26, 2013, Utep Student Publications Nov 2013

The Prospector, November 26, 2013, Utep Student Publications

The Prospector

Headline: Catch 'Em If You Can!


Right Flier: Newsletter Of The Aaup-Wsu Volume 14, Number 4, 2013-2014, American Association Of University Professors-Wright State University Nov 2013

Right Flier: Newsletter Of The Aaup-Wsu Volume 14, Number 4, 2013-2014, American Association Of University Professors-Wright State University

The Right Flier Newsletter

A five page newsletter created by the Wright State University chapter of the American Association of University Professors. This newsletter features the article "The Coming Battle over Health Benefits" detailing what the administration has imposed on other employees effective January 1, 2014 regarding health insurance benefits, why it cannot do this to faculty, and what faculty can expect in the upcoming CBA negotiations.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald Holiday Guide, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald Holiday Guide, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 25, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 25, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


The Prospector, November 19, 2013, Utep Student Publications Nov 2013

The Prospector, November 19, 2013, Utep Student Publications

The Prospector

Headline: In Memoriam Achim Schweighofer


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 24, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 24, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 23, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 23, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


The Prospector, November 12, 2013, Utep Student Publications Nov 2013

The Prospector, November 12, 2013, Utep Student Publications

The Prospector

Headline: We Haven't Forgotten About You: Three Wars, One Story


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 22, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 22, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 21, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 21, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


The Prospector, November 5, 2013, Utep Student Publications Nov 2013

The Prospector, November 5, 2013, Utep Student Publications

The Prospector

Headline: Great Expectations

Basketball Issue


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 20, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 20, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Center For Civic Engagement: An Integrated Marketing Communications Plan, Libelle Advertising, Matt Hartman, Amy Welniak, Heather Czaplewski, Liz Bachman, Sophie Beyer, Navannah Slezak, Jasmine Rogers Nov 2013

Center For Civic Engagement: An Integrated Marketing Communications Plan, Libelle Advertising, Matt Hartman, Amy Welniak, Heather Czaplewski, Liz Bachman, Sophie Beyer, Navannah Slezak, Jasmine Rogers

Student Advertising Projects - College of Journalism & Mass Communication

The purpose of this campaign is to increase participation in the Center for Civic Engagement programs and raise awareness for the Center for Civic Engagement within the University of Nebraska– Lincoln student body, faculty, and advisors. We also wanted to determine the most effective and efficient way to distribute the Center for Civic Engagement information to the UNL student body, staff and local employers.

For this campaign, we collected various data through both secondary and primary sources. Our secondary research consisted mainly of information found online which covered trends on civic engagement, employment issues and other areas associated with civic ...


Lights, Camera, Vote: An Agenda-Setting Analysis Of Celebrity Endorsements And News Correlation During The 2012 Presidential Election, Amanda Jacobsen Nov 2013

Lights, Camera, Vote: An Agenda-Setting Analysis Of Celebrity Endorsements And News Correlation During The 2012 Presidential Election, Amanda Jacobsen

Masters Theses

Many studies have been done in order to prove the idea that celebrity endorsements can affect elections; however little research has exposed the ongoing correlation between entertainment and news media in America. This research investigates the strong correlation between entertainment websites and mainstream news websites during the 2012 United States presidential election by way of celebrity endorsements. The sources examined included celebrity, entertainment journalism sites such as The Huffington Post, People and E! as compared to networks; ABC News, NBC News, Fox News, CNN and CBS News. Twelve celebrities were chosen by means of their given Q Score. Their announced ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 19, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 19, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 Basketball Section, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2013

Ua12/2/1 Basketball Section, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Special edition of the College Heights Herald featuring basketball.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 18, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 18, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


The Prospector, October 29, 2013, Utep Student Publications Oct 2013

The Prospector, October 29, 2013, Utep Student Publications

The Prospector

Headline: ¡Vivian los Muertos!


Ua12/2/1 Topper Extra, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2013

Ua12/2/1 Topper Extra, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Special edition of the College Heights Herald featuring athletics.


Ua12/2/1 Bright Lights, Red City, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2013

Ua12/2/1 Bright Lights, Red City, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Special homecoming edition of the College Heights Herald.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 17, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 17, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


The Prospector, October 22, 2013, Utep Student Publications Oct 2013

The Prospector, October 22, 2013, Utep Student Publications

The Prospector

Headline: Following the Pill Trail


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 16, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 16, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 15, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2013

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 89, No. 15, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Special edition of the College Heights Herald featuring athletics.


The Prospector, October 15, 2013, Utep Student Publications Oct 2013

The Prospector, October 15, 2013, Utep Student Publications

The Prospector

Headline: Safety: Crime Worries Students Around Campus