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Oscar statuettes are displayed at Times Square Studios 23 January 2006 in New York. The statuettes will be presented to winners of the 78th Academy Awards 05 March 2006 in Hollywood.

91st Oscar Nominations Are Here!

In a year of on-going contentiousness within Hollywood, the Academy Awards is continuing that trend by being controversial. The “documentary feature” category, which has always been mired in debate, once again missed the mark by not nominating Won’t You Be My Neighbor, a beloved favorite of fans and critics alike. But, even more decisive was […]

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5 Lynda.com Courses You Didn’t Know You Needed

Have you used Lynda.com before?  If not, prepare yourself – it’s a tad addictive. I was lucky enough to be introduced to Lynda during my undergraduate studies at the University of Illinois (courtesy of our generous library system, of course.  Yay libraries!)  I used it primarily to learn web development skills like HTML/CSS, accessibility coding, […]

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Best Reviewed DVDs of 2018

With the Oscars coming up soon and the new year starting, movies have been on the brain, especially the ones I really enjoyed from the past year. I was really interested in what others thought about the best films from the year so I checked Metacritic, a website that compiles entertainment facts and figures. Their […]

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