invest in the identity formation of “I am a technologist”

Encourage the students who are learning the technology that they ARE technologists. Do this from the start. As first years come in and learn wordpress, word, presentation software, discipline specific software etc, that they are the ones in charge. Invest in self-confidence. There isn’t someone else who “knows all” but consdier crowd sourcing as a […]

Finding A Science Family

After deciding that I wanted to pursue a future in research, I struggled, and am still struggling, to identify what type of research I like the most and potentially want to study for the duration of my future. Upon revealing my confusion to my first official research mentor, he encouraged me to apply for a ...

A Reconstruction of My Future Goals

When I first arrived at Agnes, I had dreams of a future as a medical doctor at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. I was sure that I wanted to become a pediatric oncologist because I wanted to be a part of the team of people helping children fight cancer. I had no prior familiarity or ...

The Boulder Library (a statement on Boulder attitude)

I went to Boulder unplanned. What a place. It’s unvelievably gorgeous and unbelievably wealthy. Everything was seriously considered and built intentionally. It’s like the embodiment of idealized intentional living. I think their public libr...

Red hat Pink Hat: symbolic juxtaposition of form and meaning

YAY what a kickass belated bday surprise!! THANK YOU @thepurlingpineapple – you are the Beyoncé of knitting!!! #pussyhat #pussyhatproject #RESIST #knit A video posted by Betty Chu (@therealbettychu) on Feb 4, 2017 at 10:15am PST An explanation of the visual symbols at play. For this section I compare formal qualities of two hats…