Head TAs? (September 3, 2002, 0) - Doc Sarmenta story. I arrived at F228 a little too early for my 3:00 CS21A class, and I ran into Dr. Sarmenta packing up. Some students asked him if they could consult with him, but as he’ll be fairly busy due to Faculty Day, I volunteered to meet them instead. Got introduced as Sacha Chua,
Too hot, too cold, just right (May 23, 2006, 0) - I sent Mark a draft of my paper, summarizing a number of research
papers on innovation diffusion and technology diffusion and reading
them in the context of blogging and social bookmarking. He sent me
back a polite but firm reminder that this is for a conference and I
don’t have to burden my paper with too much of a
Weekly review: July 23 to July 29 (July 29, 2007, 0) - Goals from last week:
Goals last week
Finish and print thesis draft
In progress. Up to the tenth revision of my paper. Supervisor happy. Needs some more formatting, though.
Book room for defense
Meet manager re declined offer
Met Robert Terpstra and had great conversation about life.
Ping tech sales
Talked to Liz Elek about immigration documents.
Read more books
Read 7 books: one
Condensing requirements into use cases (May 8, 2011, 0) - (From April 23:)
I’m helping out with a proposal at work. The team asked me to condense a 250+-page requirements document into a spreadsheet of use cases. I’m new to architecture, but I gave it my best shot, sending the architect quick drafts so that we could zero in on something useful.
My first draft was too