Tag: School/Work

  • Is being a student or having a full-time job more difficult?

    Depends on the job. Speaking as a Software Engineer, being a student was tougher for me. I had about 4–5 programming assignments due every week. I had literally no free time. I was sleeping in the computer labs and surviving on instant ramen and popeyes chicken and Red Bull for 4 years. Each Final you…

  • Status of my goals and end of undergrad

    Last year, I outlined a list of several goals that I had set for myself this year to achieve. Let’s check back on the status of these goals now. 1) Graduate on time I just finished writing my last exam today, and am confident of passing all my courses. As for my GPA, hopefully it…

  • 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…

  • Chinese and Conservative

    First post of the year. One thing I noticed about myself as I got older was that I started becoming more aware of my Chinese culture. Well here’s the story. I was raised in a small city with virtually no other Chinese people. So I started becoming very white washed. I lost all my Chinese…

  • Goals for graduation

    Goals: I have set three goals for myself that I want to achieve by the time I graduate. These goals are necessary in order to keep me motivated and thinking. I graduate next year, June 2011, so I hope these goals will be met by that time. 1) Get close to a 3.0 GPA as…

  • Global trends, Equality and Financial Situations

    I’ve just watched the Obama Deception, you can view it here: [tubepress video=”eAaQNACwaLw”] The premise of the Obama Deception is a conspiracy theory related to the New World Order. Now I know America has been the home to countless conspiracy theorists regarding everything from the Federal Reserve to JFK to 9/11, but this video I…