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Monday what I need…

Thankfully the weekend was relaxing and I’m getting over being sick now. Today I need to sit down, do my research, and begin my writing process. I’m optimistic about today! Once I do my research I’m going to draft up my thoughts then go in to the writing lab. If I get stuck on my research or hit a dead end I know that the …

What I NEED Wednesday / How’s my project going?

Awful. I looked at the internet of things today and well I’m confused to say it simply. This project is actually quite stressful because I don’t know where to start or where to go. I guess my plan as of right now is to go to the writing center tomorrow for some advising and if that doesn’t inspire or help me I plan to make …

What do I need?

I need to read the book Dr. C recommended to me and it’s important to expand my knowledge as well as to fuel my inquiry. I need to continue searching; thinking in terms of “and then.” I once had a Professor say to me “you must be looking for proper answers, an answer you found that has ‘bits of truth’ but influences you to find …

Inquiry Project Proposal Draft #1 & #2

I want to explore the dangers of Man Computer Symbiosis through research in film. I would like to take films that relate to Man computer symbiosis in somewhat extreme cases and discuss what the dangers (things that lead to the downfall of the pro/antagonist) were in each film separately and then, hopefully, find one thing that reoccured in each movie to bring about the main …

Personal Dynamic Media Nugget

“Considering children as the users radiates a compelling excitement when viewed from a number of different perspectives. First, the children really can write programs that do serious things. Their programs use symbols to stand for objects, contain loops and recursions, require a fair amount of visualization of alternative strategies before tactic is chosen, and involves interactive discovery and removal of “bugs” in their ideas. Second, …

Engelbart Nugget

  Third, it becomes increasingly clear that there should be action now–the sooner the better–action in a number of research communities and on an aggressive scale. We offer a conceptual framework and a plan for action, and we recommend that these be considered carefully as a basis for action If they be considered but found unacceptable, then at least serious and continued effort should be …

As We May Think Nugget

  “The historian, with a vast chronological account of a people, parallels it with a skip trail which stops only on the salient (most notable or important) items, and can follow at any time contemporary trails which lead him all over civilization at a particular epoch (the beginning of a distinctive period in the history […]

How does it feel when I think?

What does it feel like when I think?  The first word that comes to mind is empowering. Empowering is a word that people use to describe a song that they listen to after being broken up with in some awful 90’s teenage movie type of heart break, that special song that makes them realize “this […]