Jamaican Nerds Unite: Anime Nation 2014

Apparently Jamaica is displaying a dedicated cosplay attitude—my sister has been to two events in the last six months, and was completely blown both away and out of the water by the attendees level of devotion to detail and passion for just anime fandom. It's not really something she, as a Jamaican, would ever have… » 9/15/14 5:47pm Today 5:47pm

5 Ways to Get On Your Professor's Good Side

I've been teaching intro courses of one form or another for a couple of years now, so I'm gonna share a few tips on how to endear yourself to the average instructor. My hope is that if you're on hackerspace/lifehacker, you're probably the sort of proactive student who's gonna read 'em and go "duh". » 9/15/14 2:02pm Today 2:02pm