The Two Big Questions…

All you needed to do this week was get your blog up and running, however these two questions have already started flying in. I’ll answer them in a very concise way here, perhaps I’ll elaborate on them in a screencast in the near future. How many blog posts do I have to do? We’ve suggested […]

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Why Students Should Blog

Reflection In all aspects of life (especially as student), we are constantly absorbing information, sometimes not even consciously. But how often do we actually take the time to make sense of this bombardment of information and put the pieces together? The linking of ideas and bridging of concepts is fundamental to our creativity and exploration […]

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Deep Work

All students should read this book! Deep Work by Cal Newport Human beings it seems; are at their best when involved in something challenging. Please consider reading/listening to this book. Modern society has enforced so many distractions on us, that our ability to actually perform cognitively difficult tasks has been completely overridden. Deep Work, highlights […]

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Media Events jQuery

A common thing to want to do is respond to the state of some media (audio of video) playing on your page. You can “hook” into a number of events on the media object, like when the video is playing, when it is paused, even find out the current time of the video. However, we’ll […]

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