I have learned many new things this term with this being my first Women’s Studies course. I have learned: how to better use Blackboard, such as embedding links and using the discussion forum better (saving writings as a draft and resuming them later) many concepts about the inequality that still exists in today’s society how [...]
For the Teach Project I brainstormed a few ideas around working with cell phones, content management sites, as well as working with digital cameras. I decided to do my project on how to create a PDF file out of a webpage and insert a live link into the PDF. Last summer I learned how to [...]
The culture site project is complete! Finalizing the project wasn’t too difficult with adding images. The uploading was probably the simplest part of putting the entire culture site on my blog. Also, the peer reviews were very helpful as to what needed to be added in and things I simply overlooked. Many of my reviews [...]
Continuing my research on Pattie Maes has been quite difficult. There is plenty of information on her work that she has done more recently, but I mainly struggled with finding the culture parts and how that has played a role. I’m still working on the paper and struggling to get it to the word requirement. [...]
As I continue to do research for my culture site project I find more questions to ask about resources to use to find information so I was very willing to contact a librarian to ask for help. I went to the Valley Library to see if I could meet with Jane Nichols to ask her [...]
Pattie Maes is an Associate Professor at MIT and the head of the Media Arts and Sciences program. She is originally from Belgium where she obtained her Bachelor’s and PhD in Computer Science. Her areas of expertise are human-computer interaction, artificial life, artificial intelligence, collective intelligence, and intelligence augmentation. Ms. Maes is the founder and [...]
Finances on spreadsheet
Starting culture site project this week. Since I am traveling to Norway I am thinking of looking into a Norwegian female inventor or a female involved with technology.
The process to setting up a blog was more complicated this time. Adding the personalized appearance was easy and was something I had wanted to change since I first set the blog up. I’m unsure if I correctly set the categories up correctly, but I did my best to follow the instructions. Now that we [...]
Teach project- I need to look into more to get an idea.