Archive for the ‘random’ Category

Stranded in Palo Alto

Friday, May 9th, 2008

The actual travel bit is over and I'm pretty much settled into my new apartment. I'm at a weird stage where I have a lot to do but not really any way to do any of it so I'm just kind of sitting around and waiting (which is the ...

It’s a sad day…

Sunday, March 16th, 2008

well sort of. On one hand I'm sitting in a beach house on St George Island and will be for the next week. And on the other I'm reflecting on the fact that President Clough is stepping down. I'm sure whomever they get to replace him will be wonderful but it's ...

Your mission…

Thursday, March 6th, 2008

Smile at the people that you see today. Not just those that you know but the random stranger you see as you're walking to class / your car / the coffee shop... It's wonderful. I was sitting in the Barnes & Noble up the road from my apartment studying ...

My rule of thumb

Sunday, March 2nd, 2008

This is my first impressions graph for CS majors. Determine the X and estimate the Y. It's extremely rough but it works a lot of the time... This is based on several years of observation in the CoC and a few in the Real World. I'm not really ...