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Article by Marissa Kelly – EsPResso Staff Writer It seems as if everyday the world let’s out a collective sigh as another male in Hollywood is accused of some sort of sexual misconduct. The Harvey Weinstein scandal was the tip of an iceberg that led to a consecutive domino effect, leading the United States through […]


Article by Marissa Kelly – EsPResso Staff Writer In the new digital age, consumers are finding it increasingly more necessary that companies establish brand identities by presenting their morals and values through online platforms. It has seemingly become an expectation amongst the public for brands to make statements after political or social events take place. […]


Article by Marissa Kelly – esPResso Staff Writer Colleges and Universities across the country pride themselves on their alumni. Those who have previously graduated from an institution showcase the myriad of possibilities for undergraduate and graduate students looking towards the future. They are not only people that are looked up to, but also sought after […]

April the Giraffe: A Live Stream Success

Article by Marissa Kelly | esPResso Committee Member Over the past year, live streaming as a tactic of sharing online content has taken off wildly. While controversial on occasion, it has proven to display light-hearted content at times as well, especially over the course of the last few months. This past winter, Animal Adventure Park […]

The Trouble Onboard Flight 3411

Article by Marissa Kelly | esPResso Staff Writer When it comes to airlines, passengers expect the utmost respect for their safety. Consumers want to be taken care of, knowing that they are in good hands as they are catapulted into the sky in a large transportation structure. Flying can be a scary thing, so when […]

Apple’s True Colors Show For a Good Cause

Article by Marissa Kelly | esPResso Staff Writer Apple unarguably has a significantly large following in society today. Organizations like this tech giant have the impact to make a difference and Apple isn’t shy in giving back to the society that has built it up. Initiatives like Apple’s Matching Gift Program or Volunteer Grant Program […]

Chance the Rapper, and Philanthropist

Article by Marissa Kelly | esPResso Staff Writer On Monday, March 6, Grammy-winning artist Chance the Rapper announced in a press conference that he would be donating $1 million to Chicago Public Schools. The musician claimed that his donation is a “call to action,” signaling out Chicago Governor Bruce Rauner. Last week, the best new […]