Lauren Sargent

Month: April 2018

E.N.D. Fiction: End of The End Final

The year is 1978. Reclaim DNA Hosting has accomplished a great feat: birthing the first test tube baby. The program was headed by renown doctor, Shannon Hauser. It was celebrated everywhere and represented a new dawn for mothers who were struggling to conceive. What they […]

S.I.I.L Broadcast: End of The End Prt. 2

If you not have seen the first half of this breakdown of the End and the E.N.D., refer to this post. It’s important for your safety and wellbeing to be aware of the infection and its possible causes and symptoms. Once you have, continue on. […]

Week 13/14: The Ultimate End

This is sadly what I think is my last post for DS 106. It’s been a whirlwind and I’ve enjoyed engaging with everyone on Slack, commenting, working together and sharing my own work. This is even more emotional because of my impending graduation and I […]

S.I.I.L Flyer Found: End of The End Prt. 1

In the midst of my heavy investigations into The E.N.D. and all the evidence of the infection surrounding us all, I had heard rumors of someone from an organization looking into the same suspicious activities. It turns out this is true! Annalise Zerweier of the […]

The End of The End: Beginning

With impending graduation and impending doom on the menu, it’s been a little stressful lately. Not on my best work schedule but we’re getting through! I’ll get you guys up to date on what I’ve been up to and what I plan to do in […]

Week 12: A MishMash of Media

Did I survive? Did I make it? Just barely, I think. This week held a lot of challenges for me and it was difficult to get through but here I am, alive. I really feel like I went through The End. I accomplished three assignments […]

A Beautiful Gif-t

The final assignment I did for my novel was the Apocalyptic Book Cover: Gif Edition, for 5 stars. I had an incredibly hard time with this assignment and I’m still not completely satisfied with how it looks but sometimes you don’t get the perfect result. […]

A Story in Songs

The second media assignment I did for my novel was the Poetry Playlist assignment for 3 stars. I’m a sucker for all assignments involving playlists because I love music and creating playlists that evoke certain feelings or have more meaning than just a list of […]

A Tangled Web

For my first novel assignment, I did the Harness Relationships assignment for 5 stars. In this assignment, you are asked to use the website Kumu to create a web that connects settings, people and events from your chosen novel. The novel I did, Sea of […]

Two Infections?!

I have a strange occurrence to report that ties into some of my thoughts for one big theory–stay with me here! First off, I’ve been seeing weird remnants of food left in the fourth floor of the UC… it looks pretty gross. I documented it […]