Category Social Media

Coachella 2017: Weekend One Recap

Article by Kerri-Ann Seredinsky | esPResso Committee Member From the unique fashion trends and food venues, all the way to the biggest musical artists and celebrity appearances, Coachella has deemed itself one of the most iconic music festivals of the 21st century. What began as a small music festival in the desolate Colorado Desert in Indio Valley […]

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 […]

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 […]

Snapchat Enters the Realm of Wearable Social Media

Article by Marissa Kelly | esPResso Staff Writer The simple app that started as taking a single disappearing photo has expanded into something far greater. With its first-ever physical product, Snapchat has proven to be a staple in the ever-growing social media world. Snapchat Spectacles, a pair of photographic glasses, were originally announced several months […]

Freeze! It’s the Mannequin Challenge

Article by Kerri-Ann Seredinsky | esPResso Contributing Writer First there was the Cinnamon Challenge, then there was the Ice Bucket Challenge, most recently there was the Kylie Jenner Lip Challenge. However, the challenges don’t end there. A new viral trend has arrived and stolen the public’s attention within the realm of social media. The Mannequin Challenge […]

MEDIA CAUSES CLOWN HYSTERIA

Article by Elyse Thomas | esPResso Committee Member In a time where America seems more divided than ever, the country can certainly come together in its collective fear of clowns. While the specific fear of clowns, or coulrophobia, is neither new nor unique, a frenzied hysteria has swept the nation. What started as a local […]

Tweet More

Article by David Zambuto | esPResso Staff Writer Rumors of a policy change from the social media giant Twitter created a surge in web traffic. According to the Wall Street Journal, one major change was being speculated about via social media, reporting that one element of Twitter’s policy was subject to major change. Rumors arose that the traditional 140 character limit […]