My cat, Ember

Decision When my girlfriend, now wife, moved in together four or so years ago, we each had a top tier requirement of where we lived. For me, it was having in-unit washer and dryer. For her, it was pets allowed because she wanted a cat. Now, I had grown up with dogs and had never… Continue reading My cat, Ember

Project Midway Point

I know we’ve already been detailing our progress through stand-ups and our project midway assignments, but I also thought this would be a good opportunity to document my experience with the project thus far in my own way, adding my thoughts on certain aspects of the experience. It will serve as a sort of retrospective… Continue reading Project Midway Point

Internship Experience

In the last blog entry, I spoke about searching for an internship. In this post, I’d like to talk about my actual experience interning at Scentsy in Meridian, ID. Overview My internship lasted for a large portion of the summer, beginning in mid May and ending at the end of August. I was paid $20/hr… Continue reading Internship Experience

Landing an Internship

I am looking forward to dive into my project, but don’t have too much to report. So this week, I will be talking about finding an internship. Internship Search When I started this program, I knew getting an internship would be essential to starting my new career off on the right foot. Internships, however, are… Continue reading Landing an Internship

My Journey to Oregon State

Hello! My name is Matt and I’m in my last quarter at Oregon State University. As such, I’m taking CS 467 – Online Capstone Project. I’ll be using this blog to chronicle my experience. For this post, though, I’d like to talk about how I came to be at Oregon State. Why I chose software… Continue reading My Journey to Oregon State