I graduate in two weeks. Two. Weeks. Three and a half years of my life have been given to the J-School and it’s given me three and a half years of joy in return. The best part of the UF Center for Media Innovation and Research is the practical real-world experience it gives you. Students […]Read more "An Ode to the J-School"
We hear the phrase “everything happens for a reason” all the time. My mom used to say it when I would come home crying because of a bully or now when I get another rejection letter in the mail from a job I’ve applied for. When I read “The Tipping Point” from Malcolm Gladwell, I realized […]Read more "The Tipping Point Review: A Deeper Look into Trends"
I couldn’t fit all the cool blogs in just one post! So I had to make another to give you a few more. Here’s a couple more blogs written by some of my friends that are great reads. Alexis Pastore This blog is one of my go-tos when I’m feeling all alone in the J-School. […]Read more "A Few More Cool Blogs to Check Out: Part Two"
Here are some blogs I think you all should take a look at. The authors of these blogs are all my classmates and fantastic writers with a lot of different tastes. Give them a read! Clarisa Melendez This blog is exactly like the title and all about what’s going on in Gainesville. From bee thefts […]Read more "A Few Cool Blogs to Check Out"
I made an “about me” post when I first made this blog, but I realize I may have picked up some more followers since I started this blog about a year ago. So, hello there. My name is Courtney Mims and I am really into sports. In fact, I have loved them since I was […]Read more "The Courtney Behind Sports with Court"
You can find my resume on the first post of this blog or in the About Me section. I have also posted it here for you to find easily among other posts. Courtney Mims ResumeRead more "Courtney Mims Resume"
The short answer is yes. The No. 9 Florida Gators will head to Jacksonville this Saturday to take on the No. 7 Georgia Bulldogs. There’s a lot of buzz surrounding this game as well and not just because it’s the largest cocktail party in the world. Big Game, Big Deal The last time these two […]Read more "Does the Florida Football team have a chance against the Georgia Bulldogs?"
I’ve written quite a bit about the Florida Gators men’s basketball team, but after SEC Media Days, I realized that my opinion of the team was a lot higher than the rest of the media. Florida was voted to finish fifth in conference play. Here was how every SEC team ranked up: 1. Kentucky 2. […]Read more "Florida Gators Men’s Basketball Voted to Finish 5th in SEC Play"
Dan Mullen knows he has a challenge coming. It’s the No. 8 Georgia Bulldogs. Now the Bulldogs aren’t as big and bad as they once were. Before last week’s 36-16 loss against LSU, the Dawgs were on top. Undefeated and No. 2 in the country. However, one loss seems to have thrown everything a bit […]Read more "Florida Gators Football Takes Bye Week to Prepare for Georgia"
I absolutely loved covering this story because it was such a hidden gem before I discovered it. The Ocala Gran Prix is a racetrack right off of I-75 that comes alive on Saturdays. Drivers from ages 4-70 come to race around the track in hopes to be the top driver in their class. I actually […]Read more "Ocala Gran Prix Racing Saturdays"