Author Archives: lizziebartek

Deck the Halls with Bullshit: Cards Against Humanity’s Brilliant Bah Humbug Campaign

How do you convince 100,000 people to each give you $12 without providing any explanation? Apparently all it takes is a foul-mouthed Santa Claus in a swimming pool and an air of mystery. That’s exactly how party game Cards Against … Continue reading

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7 Possible Outcomes Of Getting An English Degree In America: An Outline

Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
1. One week after graduating, you’ll apply to your first job outside of academia and be asked to come in for an interview. The company will offer a respectable starter salary, ample benefits, and opportunities…

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Tips for a Happy, Healthy Cookout

My latest article for the Quicken Loans Zing Blog: We’re in the hottest month of summer, and that means a few different things: shorter shorts, longer days, sunburned noses and plenty of outdoor parties. Whether you’re grilling out at a family … Continue reading

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Dancing in the Street for Detroit Summer Concerts

I’m working in Detroit at Quicken Loans this summer, and I wrote this article for their Zing Blog. The original article can be found here. It’s no secret that Detroit is a hub for musical innovation. From its Motown roots, and … Continue reading

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LouFest 2013 has potential to be the biggest and best yet

This is a bit delayed due to the destructive force that is finals week, but I wrote a quick preview of LouFest 2013 for The University News last week. Looks like it’s going to be pretty rad. I’m just saying. … Continue reading

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I’m currently working on a full online portfolio

And it is a complete work in progress. It should be finished soon, though!

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Vampire Weekend is live-streaming their concert right now. I’m loving it. I’ve seen them live before and they put on an amazing show. Enjoy!

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