Very Late Update Status

Missed the initial date to turn in this post, but I figured to write it out anyways. I got super busy and forgot about the post, then got even more busy and delayed it later and later.Anyways...My Capstone project got put up on SoundCloud for Prof. Williams to listen to over Spring Break and give me critique about it. I never got anything back from him. Which is perfectly ok. He is a busy man and has a lot to do.Other than that, it was work on my project as best as I could without the remarks and hope for the best on the Faculty Presentation....
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The Faculty Presentation: Thoughts and Ideas Moving Forward

After Monday, March 21st's faculty presentations of the Capstones projects, I am confident in myself going forward. It was very nerve wracking waiting around for my turn to present, but when I got up in front of the faculty, I was told to just go ahead and present my project (after dealing with the projector, which decided to have some difficulties). I didn't need it though. Hooray for an audio based project.After my presentation, Professor's Kevin Williams, Matt Kushin and Monica Larson discussed with me ways to improve upon my project. It boiled down to the major nit-picking stuff I have to work on yet, like balancing audio wave-forms and making sure it is all one cohesive level and doesn't sound quiet in the beginning and end up way louder (like during my presentation). I also was given an interesting outlook from Monica about the background music I used in the second proton of the piece, in which, the background says...
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Finer Details and New Job

After meeting with Prof Williams about my Radio drama, I am confident in saying I just have to nit-pick on the small details about the project to make it sound the best it can. I do have to make some pitch bends and edit placement of sound bits, but that's about the extent of my issues.I also got my business cards, but had to discuss them with customer service from VistPrint due to a small margin of white across the top of EVERY card that WAS NOT apart of the design. Venisha, the representative that took my inquiry, was very helpful and was able to get me a rush order of corrected cards. They should be delivered within the next three or so days.Now, to take care of making my portfolio and taking care of those small details. The next hurdles before presenting to the faculty. I am getting more and more excited for this presentation. . .but also nervous.Also,...
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