–from BJ Roche

Sometimes a production comes together in ways you couldn’t have imagined.

In Writing for the Web, the assignment was to write an essay for This I Believe,

Students had to write a three-minute essay and then produce a podcast in Garageband, using a musical bed or sound effects, whatever additions they liked. Here’s what Mary Leah Assad came up with. I think you’ll agree that the combination of music and essay works extremely well.

Journalism Major Mary Leah Assad’s podcast: I Heart Barack Obama