Ten simple things you can do today for better oral hygiene

A great smile isn’t just a way to make new friends; it also shows off your pearly whites! But having good oral hygiene is more than having great looking teeth. Maintaining good oral health helps to prevent dental and medical issues, such as gum disease, bone loss, and even heart disease. Here are 10 simple […]

Community gardening as therapy with Street Growth

A single leaf from a succulent can be plucked, left for a few days to callous over and set on top of some good soil where a new plant will sprout from the scar in a bit of horticultural magic known as propagation. “I call it cloning,” says Lance Whitton. “That way people know straight […]

Identifying and aiding victims of human trafficking

Human trafficking comes with many misconceptions, including that it’s not a problem in Wisconsin and that when it does happen, the victims aren’t local. Both of those aren’t true. In 2015, Milwaukee tied Las Vegas for the highest number of victims uncovered in a nationwide human trafficking sting. The city is considered a hub of […]

Why Content Creators Shouldn’t Settle for Outdated Legacy Workflows

I ghostwrote this blog for Verizon Digital Media Services. In today’s digital age of productivity apps, it’s shocking just how many publishers are still using outdated workflows and legacy systems to manage their video content. I’ve talked to content studios that still track production schedules on manually updated spreadsheets, and others that are still locked […]

A Presidential Experience

In February 1990, Dr. John Weigelt, MD, DVM, professor of surgery and chief of trauma and critical surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin, found himself aboard the USS Nassau off the shore of Barranquilla, Colombia, preparing for a possible medical emergency involving the U.S. President George H.W. Bush. So how did a surgeon then […]

Doctor Dad

Medical College of Wisconsin-Green Bay student Ryan Berns (Class of 2018) knew it was a possibility, but when he found himself faced with the reality that he was going to deliver his own child he thought, “This is really happening.” Read the full story on the Medical College of Wisconsin’s website.

An Animated Approach to Patient Education

It’s not often that a doctor asks her 5-year-old daughter for professional advice, but that’s exactly what Dr. Diana Lerner, an assistant professor of pediatric gastroenterology at the Medical College of Wisconsin, did when she was working on a project she had imagined since her residency. Read the full story on the Medical College of […]

MCW and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Collaborate to Help Sick Bonobo

This was an incredibly popular story for the Medical College that garnered several media placements. On a Friday this past November, Dr. Rainer Gedeit, a professor of pediatric critical care at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), was on his way to pick up his mother to run some errands when he got an unusual […]

100 Day Report Marketing One-Pager

Developed concept for a one-pager to market a longer report about US President Trump’s first 100 days in office. See the piece in action at healthyschoolscampaign.org.

Roller Derby Recruitment Marketing

Leading up to a set of skating clinics, I worked with a photographer and graphic designed to create a social media marketing campaign to recruit skaters to the league. The campaign was so successful, we had to pull the ads down before we spent our budget because the clinics sold out.