Hey Ruston! is a social media campaign dedicated to promoting special events in Ruston, LA. Having lived here for 15 years, I saw there was a need of a central place where we can be informed of events happening around town..
After the tornado blew through Ruston on April 25, 2019, @HeyRuston! became a place where I could help out. Most of the city was without power for a couple of days. Without access to power up my computer, I decided to draw out advertisements by hand so it could reach others. I then posted many on instagram as that was one way people still kept in touch with the major and developments of the storm. Below are some posts that were shared: