Author Archives: Katie

Tips and a tutorial for using Adobe Spark!

Happy Fri-yay! Today I want to share a quick tutorial and tips for using Adobe Spark! Spark is an application that allows you to create pages, posts, and videos. This can be accessed from Adobe Creative Suite on your laptop … Continue reading

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Tips for using Adobe InDesign CC + Creating a resume!

Welcome back to campus and my series! I really enjoy writing pieces for this series because I enjoy design. I really hope some of my tips have been useful for others! Check here to read my first two blogs in … Continue reading

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Tips for using Adobe Illustrator CC

The second part of my series is here! Tips for using Adobe Illustrator CC. You can check out the first post I made about Tips for using Adobe Photoshop CC here. Illustrator is another component of Adobe Creative Suite. This … Continue reading

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Tips for using Adobe Photoshop CC

Photoshop CC is a great tool for photo editing. In my major, Communication at the University of Maryland College Park, we do a lot of work with digital media. My courses focus in Adobe Creative Suite which includes, Photoshop, InDesign, … Continue reading

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How To Give The Best Presentation Ever

Finals are coming…and you know what that means. Final projects and presentations. Giving a presentation to a whole class can be nerve-wracking, I totally understand. I am a Communication student and fall subject to giving at least five presentations per … Continue reading

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Big things are coming!

Get excited because big things are coming! The Universities at Shady Grove is going to be launching an app, USG Mobile, very soon!  I was lucky enough to get a sneak peek at the app before its release. I was … Continue reading

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Thinking about grad school?

I’m about to register for my final semester of classes in a few weeks, as I will be graduating from the University of Maryland in May! Yay! But then comes the loaded question of…what are you doing after you graduate? … Continue reading

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Balance is important!

Happy Friday! Has anyone else felt like they’ve had a ton of work on their plate? I know I have. Mental health and awareness is very important, and something that I have continually tried to balance. Being in my final … Continue reading

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Missing summer? Me too.

Anyone else reminiscing on this past summer? I know I am. I had an amazing summer! I was able to spend over 4.5 weeks in Peru. I was volunteering as a teacher for Spanish to English classrooms. Don’t get me … Continue reading

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