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David Menard

Graduated from Concordia University
Motion Pictures and Film
Los Angeles, CA
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Jenna C. May 13, 2016 874 views

I really love to write, but I heard the journalism field is hard to get into. Where should I start?

I am thinking about majoring in journalism at Kansas University but I want to know if it's going to be worth my time. I really enjoy writing stories and designing pages for my school's newspaper. #journalism #writing #news...


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Benny Y. May 15, 2016 1307 views

What are some tips/advice on taking multiple heavy writing courses in college?

I am going into my junior year as an architecture major. I have been taking classes that do not require much writing. However, I will be taking three writing based classes (Greek Civilization, Junior Writing, Medieval Art History) and I am afraid it will be too much writing for me. Is there any...

#college #writing

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Helana F. May 16, 2016 694 views

What does it take to become a travel writer?

I am wondering how to become a successful travel writer. Are there any tips? #writing...


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Gabrielle P. May 16, 2016 767 views

How difficult is it to obtain a major in film and media?

I'm majoring in film studies. #film...


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viviana W. May 17, 2016 752 views
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Valerie T. May 17, 2016 1020 views

Should I focus on one genre if I want to become a writer?

I have tried at both fiction and poetry, and I have found out that I like writing fiction more than I like writing poetry. Should I focus on fiction or try and become better at poetry if I want to be a successful writer? #art #writing #creative...


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Jaslene S. May 18, 2016 567 views
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Lindsay G. May 19, 2016 1001 views

How does a PhD program work as opposed to a Masters program? What does it entail?

Hi, I'm an undergraduate student pursuing a Bachelor's degree in English Literature and Spanish Translation & Interpretation and I'm interested in pursuing a Doctorate after I graduate. However, I've heard a number of different explanations of what a PhD program entails and I am honestly so...

#college #graduate-school #english-literature #phd #masters #professor

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Ciara L. May 19, 2016 650 views

What sort of careers can be found involving writing with a communication degree?

I have always had a knack for writing, but I'm not sure I want to be a journalist. What other types of careers might there be like that? #communications #writing...


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Ashley M. May 21, 2016 772 views

What's one good piece of advice you'd give to an actor to be successful during college?

I feel like I don't know enough about what it takes to succeed college as an actor. I want to be successful in and out of college. Actors have a hard road ahead of them but it would be great to know the best things for the actor to do to achieve both professional and personal success. Thank...

#college #film #film-acting #college-major #actor #theatre #television

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Charles V. May 22, 2016 651 views

How do I properly convey my filmmaking visions, and to whom?

Independent filmmaking is taking the world by storm, the internet age promoting positive advertisement, wild kickstarter projects, and a wide berth for viewing. I have so many ideas for feature-length documentaries and narrative shorts, ideas solidified in scripts and outlines. I'm simply not...

#film-making #screenwriting #pitching #film #film-production #presenting #writing #documentary-series

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Morgan J. May 26, 2016 896 views

How would one go about pursuing writing while pursuing mathematic/scientific majors?

I love to write, and I want to do much with it (perhaps like Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner and their freakonomics books), but I'm pursuing degrees in statistics and earth sciences. How might I manage to still forge a semi career out of those fields? Of course, the obvious, do the...

#statistics #english #writing #earth-science

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Mario B. May 26, 2016 815 views

What careers can I get with an English Degree?

English is the major I am pursuing in college. I like reading and writing. #professor #university #graduate #writing...


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Liya C. May 27, 2016 811 views

Is it a good idea to get a journalism degree if you're not so sure you want to be a journalist?

My college has a great journalism major, but I'm not sure yet if I want to stick with journalism as my career path. I know I want to do something writing-related, but that could include newspapers, magazines, scripts, blogging, publishing, editing, even copyediting is something I'm interested...

#writing #journalism #writer