Category Archives: Week 4

Week 4: Homework

Readings: (Due Monday, Feb. 25, 2013)
Book: Beginner’s Guide to Community-Based Arts pp. 59-100
Handouts: How to Write a Public Service Announcement

Online Course:
Please enroll in Prof. Palana’s course about online crowdfunding using this free link for AUR students here.
View Lectures 1, 4, 8, 9, 10OR all lectures up to the end of Section 3 (some are optional).

Blog Post: (Due online Thurs., Feb. 26, 2015 at 10:30PM.)
1. Come up with at least one idea for a person, family, community, cause, project, or charity that you would like to see our class do an online fundraising campaign for. Continue reading

Week 4: PSAs and Commercials

Public Service Announcements:
About PSAs
Memorable and Shocking PSAs
20 Best Public Service Announcements of the Last 30 Years
(a sarcastic,but decent list)

Blog Post about Feb. 17, 2015 Guest Speaker, Marsha De Salvatore

Guest Speaker: Marsha De Salvatore (Feb. 17, 2015) 12:30PM Auriana Auditorium

711679_10151412310326210_1471165067_n Marsha is from Ohio. If you don’t where that is, don’t worry, you are not alone. To make things even more interesting, her parents are both from Calabria. This combination has led to her zaniness. She came to Italy in 2000 to find herself and somehow is still searching. In the meantime, while she has been paying off her fashion debt as an English teacher, she stumbled into acting. She has worked the stage in Italian and for the past 6 years she has been a part of Gaby Ford’s English Theater of Rome. She finally got it together and brought her crazy life experiences to the stage. As a wise friend once told her (Matthew Reynolds), if you want to perform it, then create it! Thus, Rome’s Comedy Club was born!
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