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,
thesis requirements (February 28, 2003, 0) - CS197. Senior Thesis / Project Presentation
Schedule of defense will be on
March 3. 2003 from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Each group will be given 30 minutes for the presentation and defense proper.
1. Final paper (printed out)
2. Soft copy of project (CD)
Kindly sign up at the department
Preparing for defense (August 6, 2007, 0) - My thesis defense is just two days away. I’ve drafted my presentation
and asked my supervisor for comments. The main thing that’s keeping me
sane is the reassurance that Mark wouldn’t have let me get to this
step if he didn’t think I’d be okay. =) The thesis defense will be a
good time to identify ways to improve
Am I really almost done? (July 23, 2007, 0) -
2 years. 73 pages. 16,394 words. Am I really almost done?
I’ve spent the last two years of my life working on my master’s degree.
My thesis defense has been booked for August 8. I’m putting the finishing
touches on my thesis about using Web 2.0 to find expertise. Tomorrow, I’m
going to wrestle with page numbers and formatting.
Krav maga (February 26, 2007, 0) - One of the things my mom occasionally reminds me about is the need for
self-defense classes. Yes, even in Toronto. Not only is it important,
but it’d also be a good workout and confidence-booster. Finding a
self-defense class was on my list of goals for 2007.
I attended a free Krav Maga seminar last Sunday on Wayne’s
recommendation. It’s a