All posts by Julia Arciga

New Editorial Board Announced for 2017-2018

MediaFile is happy to announce the incoming Editorial Board for the 2017-2018 year, effective May 1. The section editors will assume editorial leadership of their respective sections. The remaining board members will aid in bringing MediaFile’s editorial vision to life. Incoming Editor-in-Chief Julia Arciga and

The Women in Media: Eve Peyser

For The Women in Media series, MediaFile talks to Eve Peyser from VICE about her personal essays, her advice to freelancers, and being a female journalist in the media’s internet-age.

Inauguration and Protests 2017: Where to Watch

The dates January 20th and 21st have been on everyone’s minds for a long time – and we’re finally here. On Friday, the inauguration for President-Elect Donald J. Trump. On Saturday, the highly-anticipated Women’s March on Washington. The inauguration celebrations kicked off Wednesday night, with

‘Rigged’: How the Media Became an Enemy

“Rigged.” It’s a word we’ve been hearing a lot. From who? Trump. To whom? Towards the media itself. In the weeks leading up to the final debate and the election itself, the media – whose job is to shine the spotlight on the candidates –

#MFDebates: The 15 Best Tweets from the Final 2016 Debate

The third, and final, presidential debate of the 2016 election just ended and as expected, Twitter was nothing short of booming. From gifs to quotable one-liners, and policy fact-checks to tactful meme employment – the internet was in full swing. From the #MFDebates team, here