You might have noticed that April 24th’s performance of Sorry, Wrong Number was delayed by about five minutes. Sorry, I had the wrong place and showed up late. Luckily, I am good friends with several members of the theater and was in contact with one active usher, Elise Kelly, who was kind enough to harass John Musall into keeping the door open for thirty extra seconds.
Following the COVID-19 safety precautions (me in the backseat, passenger side, the windows rolled down despite the crisp air), we pulled up to Brian Mikesell and John Weinstein’s house. It’s not hard to miss: the bright phoenix statue and two flags outside mark it clearly as the Correct Destination.
Appealing to the Algorithm: How to Use Social Media to your Advantage (Film and Digital Arts, Monk Schane-Lydon)
Jake Toltz’s thesis concerns social media algorithms and how to use them for marketing. The thesis outlines how the algorithms function and evolve overtime, as well as how to determine the content they prefer so that one can make anything go viral. It is basically a guide for anyone from the largest mega-corporations to the smallest family businesses who wish to use social media to its best capabilities and profit.