Blog Archive for September 2013

The next time I write this blog I’ll be composing it from the new Dick Clark Studios in Newhouse 2. How many words are synonymous with excited? Happy, eager, enthusiastic, thrilled, animated, motivated. Okay, yes to all of those. The first three years I worked here at OTN my “office” was located inside the old […]

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Be advised

September 18, 2014 by Andrew Robinson

This is a rant. I have seen this too many times: young people on this campus, presumably students, crossing a street without so much as taking a glance at the cars that are coming and going. The thought bubbles over their heads might read something like “Hey, I’m in the crosswalk and you’re supposed to […]

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We’ve been in a bit of a holding pattern here at OTN for the last few months. Three major (and I mean MAJOR) changes were supposed to have taken place before the school year began. First, there is a brand new office space waiting for us in the new Dick Clark Studios but the construction […]

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It’s the start of week three of classes here at SU and things on the OTN, CitrusTV and Z89 side of things are about ready to kick it in to high gear. The Student Involvement Fair is this Wednesday on the quad. There are other general interest meetings for individual organizations this week too: one […]

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The Emmys

September 26, 2012 by Andrew Robinson

I watched the Emmys from beginning to end last Sunday. I’m not sure I’ve done that in a long, long time. It helps being empty nesters for the first time plus I was (and still am) feeling a little under the weather with a cold. Plus I wasn’t that interested in the Sunday Night football […]

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OTN staff in place? Check. OTN staff training underway? Check. Student Involvement Fair last Wednesday? Check. CitrusTV temporary studio in place and ready to go? Check. We’ve gotten past Labor Day and the last day off students will have until Thanksgiving. Juice Jam is out of the way too. It’s the middle of September and […]

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September 11, 2012

September 11, 2012 by Andrew Robinson

“Andy, I think you ought to see this.” Tim’s voice was firm and serious. It was early in the workday and Tim was usually the one cracking jokes so his tone was unusual. I got up from my cubicle and went to the TV set in the Promotion Manager’s office. On the television I saw […]

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My brown shoes

September 5, 2012 by Andrew Robinson

I put on my boring brown shoes this morning. It’s the first time I’ve worn these shoes since May. After Commencement and during the summer I usually wear sneakers or a pair of beat up loafers I have. Those are the shoes that are most comfortable for me and since I am basically working by […]

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