Natalie’s Reflection

I really enjoyed taking part in this blog assignment. It gave me a new perception as to how many ways and styles there are in journalism. Sometimes it could be very easy writing about a simple opinion story, but sometimes it could get difficult when writing a news story because you are expected to step…

A Rise In SoCal Farmers’ Markets

There has been an increasing growth in farmers markets across the US, especially in smaller towns in southern California like Downey and Norwalk. The USDA reports the number of registered farmers’ markets increased by 2.3% from 2015 to 2016 and that’s just the ones listed in the National Farmers Market Directory. A Farmer’s market is…

Practice What You Preach: Are You A False Vegan Profit on Instagram?

If you have social media and dabble with veganism, you probably post about it obnoxiously on your Instagram and use the hashtag #VEGAN. Social media has been a platform for millennials to post about their amazing dinner plates and healthy food decisions and it has contributed a wave of posts and images of healthy lifestyles….

Natalie Lopez

Hola, my name is Natalie Lopez, I’m a full-time student at Cerritos College and plan to transfer to CSU Dominguez Hills this upcoming fall to study Public Relations. Besides the new chapter in my academic career, I intend to travel to a few different places this summer. The few destinations are mostly business trips but…