Tag: computer science

  • My background and what Korea means to me

    This is probably going to be my most personal blog post in quite a bit. I’m going to explain why I am the way I am, and what made the way I am today. People who know me, know me to be a shy, quiet person, with very strong opinions on some subjects, and a…

  • Conferences in San Francisco

    I went to San Francisco a few days ago to attend two conferences, mainly the Tedx Presidio and Richard Tapia Diversity in Computing. I will talk about my experiences, but first the location. San Francisco This city is probably the most beautiful and unique city I’ve been to. Climate is a world away from Toronto.…

  • Computer Science education

    The only CS course I’m taking this semester is a Capstone Design project. This semester’s theme is CS education. There’s about 6 students in total including me in the course, and each week we write a summary about a research paper that a group of CS professors have done, and discuss them. Our assignments are…

  • Stress, Stress

    I think ironically, though I am only taking 3 courses this semester, I’m somehow busier than last semester. Anyways, I’ve been job searching the past few weeks, and it’s almost like having another course because I have to study for these interviews. In addition to all my assignments, I think I’m booked till the end…

  • The Tech Industry and the West Coast

    The West coast mystifies me. Ever since I became interested in computer science and programming in middle school, the thought inevitably turns to the west coast and the high tech industry that it revolves around. Silicon valley in many ways represented what America was about – free thinking , innovation and entrepreneurship. Being on the…

  • Decisions about software engineering and planning till the end

    In my last post I described how my interests have been leaning more towards business now (actually it had been before). But now I realized that there is actually a major in commerce (http://www.rotmancommerce.utoronto.ca) . So now for me, I have to make an important decision about whether to continue my software engineering specialist or…