By Ryan Jones Being a book reviewer is not just reading books and spitting out paragraphs explaining the novel, its characters, the setting and the literary devices used. Reviewing allows me to analyze an author’s work to develop my own
By Ryan Jones Journalists and authors alike are affected by writer’s block which is defined by Oxford Dictionary as a condition which hinders a person’s ability to write. According to Mental Health Daily, a mental health blog, there are many
By Dan Gray MediaPlex Alumni The dictionary defines a sports fan as an enthusiastic devotee of sports. Under this definition, for almost 35 years I have been a sports fan. If my grandmother had her way I would have
Graduate of St. Clair College Media Convergence Program, Loubna Fawaz, is back on air with CNBC Arabia.
By Christian Bouchard Over the past couple years the sports world has seen some of the greatest call it a career. We have been left with fond memories thanks to guys such as Peyton Manning, Derek Jeter, Kobe Bryant and
By Christian Bouchard Father Henry Carr has captured the boys’ AAA OFSAA basketball championship. The Crusaders were the clear favourites entering the tournament as the No. 1 overall seed. Henry Carr did not disappoint as they went a perfect 5-0 upon being crowned champions.
By Christian Bouchard The finals for boys’ AAA OFSAA basketball are set. Father Henry Carr will take on Oakwood C.I. at the St.Clair SportsPlex. Tipoff is scheduled for 8:30 p.m. In the first semi-final game, Henry Carr took a 41-39 lead
By Jordan Caschera and Christian Bouchard The Grand River Renegades defeated the Michael Power/ St. Joseph Trojans in their opening game of OFSAA- AAA hockey by a score of 7-3. Melton Melconian of the was able to crack the score
OFSAA Wrestling finals By Michelle Laramie It is the last day of the OFSAA wrestling finals at the WFCU Centre and the crowd patiently waits for the competitors to take the floor. Teams are gearing up for the
By Dawn Gray and David Dyck Crowds of high-school wrestlers gathered at Tecumseh Vista Academy on Monday for their weight class weigh-ins. In a packed auditorium jammed with hundreds of competitors, parents and coaches, both male and female wrestlers
By Christian Bouchard I had the chance to look at the NHL standings the other day. Like most Canadians, I noticed the poor play of all seven Canadian teams. If the playoffs started today, for the first time since the
by Mark Brown/Converged Citizen Staff In Canada’s top converged journalism program here in Windsor, student journalists are taught how to deal with a variety of situations while reporting the news. That includes situations that come up during live
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As we grow older our perception of time changes. As children time seems to crawl as we wait for our chance to be adults. As adults years seem to tick by at the blink of an eye. This year was
2014 Olympic men’s hockey rosters By Kenton Wolfe Feb. 7 marked the official one-year countdown to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Though the NHL’s involvement in the international tournament has yet to be confirmed, it is widely speculated
Dear Readers, We end our 2012 year with the very issue you hold in your hands. Thank you for helping us make this semester’s run of The Converged Citizen its most successful so far. We have a lot of great