All posts by Nereyda Valenzuela



A self-proclaimed adventurer, thrill seeker, and world-traveling go getter, Nereyda Valenzuela recently graduated from California State University Fullerton, where she served as the Human Communication Studies Lab Director and VP of External Affairs for the CSUF Lambda Pi Eta Honor Society.

Virtual Cold Shoulder
by Nereyda Valenzuela, Guest Blogger + Human Communication Lab Director at Cal State University Fullerton… Ever notice how little things bother you on social media? Such as certain people not liking your photos or accepting your friend requests? These simple cases of inaction can trigger emotions that linger for days. Such willful inaction on Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, etc. is actually a form of rhetoric called the “virtual cold shoulder.” It involves one party intentionally not acting and the other party perceiving that as an insult. Since a relationship previouslyRead More