Weekly Reflection 7/22/16

The last full week of the program is done! I presented this week on peer review and publication as the last one to host a Wednesday ethics seminar. My slides, which can be seen here, give an overview of how peer review works as well as positive and negative aspects of peer review. On slide 7 there is a link to […]

Weekly Reflection 7/15/16

Only a week and a half left! Kayleigh and I have a draft of our final STEM scholars presentation up and running, but after presenting it to Dr. Bayless I think we will make some edits. First of all, we’ll more images to our slides. Our goal for this presentation is to create a basic intuition […]

Weekly Reflection 7/08/16

I was able this week to start putting my new programming knowledge to work! Dr. Bayless and I met with Matt Ruby, the Senior Network Analyst at Agnes Scott College, on Friday to discuss how I might approach the program. I gave him an overview of the function and how I would like the user interface to look. […]

Weekly Reflection 7/01/16

We’re just about halfway done with the summer now! It really doesn’t feel like it’s been a month and we’re already beginning to prepare for the end of the program. This entails a big write up of all of the things we’ve done so far, which is still incomplete at 11 pages. The plan at the […]

Weekly Reflection 6/24/16

It’s the end of week three! Kayleigh and I had a conversation this week with Dr. Bayless about the difficulties of quoting or citing conversations with people in our blogs. The gist of what she said was that we can’t possibly remember conversations verbatim, and that could lead to offense or communication issues. Although she wasn’t […]