Author: C. Brown

Chloe M. Brown is a senior at Our Lady of the Lake University. She is a Mass Communications and English major. She started working at the Lake Front in 2015. She graduates in May 2018.

Is Listening To Audiobooks Really Reading?

April 12, 2018

By Chloe M. Brown There has been some debate on whether listening to an audiobook should count as reading. The classic arguments are that you are not sitting down reading the book, there is no physical book in your hands, how can this be considered reading? However, let’s challenge the classical view and understand why […]

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OLLU Student Film Festival

March 27, 2018

By Chloe M. Brown SAN ANTONIO—Our Lady of the Lake Mass Communications Department hosted a student film festival where students from two different film classes showed off short screenplays. These short films ranged from seven to twenty minutes long. Students, staff, and outside OLLU community gathered together in Thiry Auditorium to watch the films. The […]

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The Real-Almost-First Female President

March 2, 2018

By Chloe M. Brown SAN ANTONIO—Who do you think of when you think of the first woman to come close to being president? The answer is probably Hillary Clinton, but there is another lady that came before her. Everyone should know the name – Shirley Chisholm. This woman is a powerhouse of accomplishments. In 1968, […]

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How To Begin Writing An Essay

March 2, 2018

By Chloe M. Brown SAN ANTONIO—The most daunting thing is looking at an empty document knowing that it somehow has to turn into a five-page essay with cited sources and thoughtful insight. Often you’re thinking that after taking 18 hours that the only thoughtful insight you have is that you read the book and kind […]

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Trump’s Issue With Chain Migration

March 1, 2018

By Chloe M. Brown SAN ANTONIO—On Jan. 31, President Trump made his State of the Union Address where he took time to talk about chain migration. The issue of immigration has always been a platform for President Trump; this comes as no surprise to anyone who watched his rallies with supporters shouting “Build a wall” […]

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Veganism In San Antonio

October 26, 2017

By Chloe M. Brown SAN ANTONIO—Being vegan during the holidays, especially in San Antonio is not easy. As one of the few people on campus that don’t eat meat and the only one in the office that is a vegetarian, I am the now the guru on all non-meat topics. So how does San Antonio […]

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Inside Look Into Las Vegas Shooting

October 6, 2017

By Chloe M. Brown SAN ANTONIO—On Oct. 1, the annual Route 91 Harvest music festival became the worst mass shooting in U.S. history when a gunman killed 59 people and injured more than 500 others. All lives present were changed, and one of the many who survived the horror was Amanda Budzinski. Budzinski went to […]

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Award Winning Student

September 20, 2017

By Chloe M. Brown SAN ANTONIO—J.C. Wollslager, Our Lady of the Lake student, gets Mass Communications department recognition with the awards he’s won for his graphic designs. Recently, he came in second place for the Catholic Press Association of the United States and Canada for his November issue of the Lake Front. This is not […]

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Facebook Outage Strikes San Antonio

September 11, 2017

By Chloe M. Brown SAN ANTONIO—Can’t log on to Facebook from your laptop or desktop computer? There is a reason, and it’s not your computer. Apparently Facebook is having an outage around the world; however, one of the primary locations of the outage is San Antonio and is depicted in the pictures below. Down Detector […]

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Post-Grad Book Grabs

May 16, 2017

By Chloe M. Brown SAN ANTONIO—After graduation, there are many thoughts swarming your head. What’s the next step? How do I become a functioning adult? What does it mean to be out of school? I don’t have any of the answers, but I know of some books that do. For some reason or another, when […]

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