Bel Air horseman shares about life on the farm

Brendan watches and waits as Oliver (a rehab horse) is acclimated to his new home. (Photo by: Tracy Smith/TU Student)

Brendan watches and waits as Oliver (a rehab horse) is acclimated to his new home. (Photo by: Tracy Smith/TU Student)

Brendan Wise manages Glen Angus Farm in Bel Air, MD.  Not only is he responsible for maintaining the grounds and facilities, but he also cares for the horses and other animals that live there.  Wise is a true horseman and he has a passion for what he does.

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Motivational speaker challenges Towson students and faculty

Dr. Mwata Dyson speaks to Towson students and faculty. Dr. Dyson gave the first keynote address as part of Towson's 150th Anniversary Speaker Series. (Photo by: Tracy Smith/TU Student)

Dr. Mwata Dyson speaks to Towson students and faculty. Dr. Dyson gave the first keynote address as part of the 150th Anniversary Speaker Series.  (Photo by: Tracy Smith/TU Student)

Medical and wellness expert sought to motivate students and faculty at Towson University to find fulfillment, by asking them to consider what occupation they would do for free.

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From teen news anchor to multimedia journalist

Brett Hall is a multimedia journalist for CNYcentral and 99.1 WNEW. (Photo Courtesy of Brett Hall).

Brett Hall is a multimedia journalist for CNYCentral and 99.1 WNEW. (Photo Courtesy of Brett Hall)

Brett Hall is a multimedia journalist for CNYCentral which provides news for Syracuse and Central New York on NBC3.  He also works for 99.1 WNEW, a radio station serving the D.C. – Baltimore – Annapolis region.

Prior to graduating from the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at University of Maryland, Brett served as the teen anchor/reporter for ABC News.  For a young journalist, he has extensive experience in both broadcast journalism and print journalism.

Brett was gracious enough to speak with me on the phone and answer a few of my questions regarding the impact that social media has in the life of a journalist.   Continue reading