Author Archives: Rollin Nolan

About Rollin Nolan

Full-time student at Oakland University majoring in writing and rhetoric. Addicted to the outdoors. Fishing fanatic. Calm, easy going guy. Quite familiar with most walks of life and I use it to always look at things from all angles.

In, Through, and Beyond

When I first signed up for this class, my sole intention was to get my feet wet in the new media track of the writing and rhetoric program here at Oakland University.  I was nervous about not having much experience … Continue reading

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Digital Submission

The new age is upon us.  “The times, they are a changin’,” as Dylan put it.  Only a short time ago I did not even know what new media was.  New media has expanded the way I look at the … Continue reading

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Does it Really Make a Difference?

It amazes me that Twitter is becoming so popular in our social lives.  Millions of people coming together around some kind of function and putting forth ideas, beliefs, fact-checks, and insults is both exciting and fun.  My first real experience … Continue reading

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Digital Defiance

In the years of my childhood, I was the type of kid who was always outside and playing sports.  Getting better at hockey and fishing was what I spent most of my time doing.  I think this was instilled to … Continue reading

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Writing for New Media..Outdoors!

It was a cool morning when Monday arrived, bringing with it my first ever outdoor class.  I had no idea what to expect, but I love the outdoors so I was excited regardless. At around 10:30 A.M. I met up … Continue reading

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The First Presidential Debate: Live Tweeting

  The first presidential debate of 2012 occurred on Wednesday, October 3rd.  It was my first time experience live tweeting an event.  I am very new to Twitter, but I am starting to get used to it and live tweeting … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress.com! This is your very first post. Click the Edit link to modify or delete it, or start a new post. If you like, use this post to tell readers why you started this blog and what you … Continue reading

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first blog

this is my first ever blog post. i am not exactly sure how this works, but i am trying to learn

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