Archive for the ‘navel gazing’ Category

I’m all graduated now!

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

...and the whole process was somewhat underwhelming. For those undergrads out there that are contemplating returning to school for a MS think twice. I have no idea if my experience was atypical but I submit it for your consideration: I loved my undergrad at Tech. It was hard and ...

Post grad work

Saturday, November 8th, 2008

I'm at the point where I've gotten all the job offers that I was expecting and now I have to decide where I'm going to spend the next 5-7 years of my life... Two problems 1) I have no idea how to make this decision. There are two companies I knew would be ...

On reinventing the wheel

Friday, June 13th, 2008

One of my fellow CoC bloggers wrote a bit about how CS majors all want to reinvent the wheel and it's so very true. At lunch with my extended team we hit on the topic of random personal projects and it surprised me (though I suppose it shouldn't have) ...

Happy Birthday to me…

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

Last year about this time I pondered on this quote thinking I was turning 25—this year I really am turning 25. Until a man is twenty-five, he still thinks, every so often, that under the right circumstances he could be the baddest motherfucker in the world. If I moved ...

Slow summer… thus far

Friday, May 30th, 2008

As indicated it's been a slow summer... work hasn't really picked up yet though I'm about to get started on my project which will inevitably make like a bit more stressful. As usual, I'm already buried in problems with the build system (not sure but this kind of stuff ...