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Our Documentary Premiere

Our documentary, “Changing Hearts and Minds: The Ruby Sutton Story,” premiered on April …

How Change Happens in Society

According to Southern New Hampshire University, sociologists define social change as changes in huma…

Challenges We Faced Creating a Documentary

Ace Media’s capstone semester took place in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic—not an ideal situatio…

Senior Capstone Reflection: Alex

Throughout the process of making this documentary, there have been many roadblocks to the final goal…

Senior Capstone Reflection: Ethan

Wow, this semester has been a whirlwind. Any semester will have its ups and downs, its challenges an…

Senior Capstone Reflection: Kaylin

Now that our winter semester is coming to a close and with that, the premiere of our documentary, “C…

Senior Capstone Reflection: Alexa

As Winter Term comes to an end, I find myself looking back on this experience and asking myself, “Wh…

Senior Capstone Reflection: Kendall

My does time fly! As this semester is coming to a close, it is amazing to think of all that was acco…

Senior Capstone Reflection: Kayla

by Kayla Marthaler, Wartburg College ’21 My senior capstone was spent online and 200 miles awa…

What Is Structural Inequality?

According to Wikipedia, structural inequality occurs when the fabric of organizations, institutions,…

Vlog: Third Time’s a Charm

On Wednesday, March 31st, the Ace Media team went to Dubuque, Iowa for the third time to finish up f…

Filming a documentary during a pandemic

While COVID-19 has brought numerous challenges across occupations, Ace Media has worked to find solu…

Oscars make history with most diverse nominations ever

Photo Credit: Martin Vorel In a year where the movie business has been upended by the pandemic, the …

Implicit Eurocentric Beauty Standards

Eurocentric beauty standards are the European beauty standards that are defined as a person with Eur…

Covid-19 in the U.S. Prison System

Due to systemic racism, Black people have been disproportionately affected by incarceration and COVI…

Brands taking a stance on social issues

We’ve all seen it before; a major brand makes a statement on an issue that’s “trending,” and a wave …

Racial Sensitivity Training

Americans should be taught to take PRIDE in our Great Country, and if you don’t there’s …

5 Impactful human rights activists you need to know of

5. Bayard Rustin According to PBS, Bayard Rustin was an early organizer in the Journey of Reconcilia…

Athletes and Social Justice

Colin Kaepernick, photo by Mike Morbeck Athletes have often become figures in the public that we loo…

Dr. Seuss and Racist Imagery

Dr. Seuss Enterprises, the company responsible for the publishing of Dr. Seuss’ children’s books, de…

Vlog: Behind The Scenes

On February 26th, 2021, part of the Ace Media team travelled to Dubuque, Iowa for the first full day…

Cancel Culture: Explained

Cancel culture is the phenomenon of promoting the “canceling” of people, brands and even shows and m…

What does ‘defund the police’ actually mean?

Protest against police violence (cropped), taken by Fibonacci Blue According to Brookings, the phras…

Interviewing Sister Mary Lee Cox

On February 26, members of Ace Media traveled to Dubuque, Iowa to interview Sister Mary Lee Cox. Thi…

Am I Racist?

“The simplistic idea that racism is limited to individual intentional acts committed by unkind peopl…

Who Is Ruby Sutton?

“All I want for everyone is fair play and equity regardless of race, creed, color, whatever, economi…

Introducing Our Team: Digital Producer

Thank you for reading Ace Media’s latest blog post. A couple of weeks ago, we began introducing each…

Introducing Our Team: Videographer

Thank you for reading Ace Media’s newest blog post. Last week, we began introducing each member of t…

Introducing Our Team: Videographer

Thank you for reading Ace Media’s newest blog post. Last week, we began introducing each member of t…

Introducing Our Team: Copywriter/ Producer

Thank you for reading Ace Media’s newest blog post. We recently began introducing each member of the…

Introducing Our Team: Graphic Designer

Thank you for reading Ace Media’s newest blog post. We recently began introducing each member of the…

Introducing Our Team: Project Manager

Thank you for reading Ace Media’s newest blog post. Our first post focused on Ace Media as a w…

Welcome To Ace Media’s Blog

We are Ace Media, a student-run production organization. Our organization was established in January…

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