Computing is everywhere. It's present in the markets, airports, cars, and even in simple daily tasks like checking the news . Today's society is run on computers to simply allow society to you know... run better. It provides people a means to communicate or access and share information. But of course, all this computing does … Continue reading Social Implications of the Computing World
The academics here at UCSD aren't easy. With that in mind combined with the rigorous load that Computer Science has to offer, it might be hard to stay on top of your game here at UCSD. Here are a couple of things I do to stay on top of my game in my computer science … Continue reading How to Succeed in CSE at UCSD
After talking to a few people today, I've found it hard to believe that the "Socially Dead" reputation this school has is actually true in some parts. BUT IT DOESN'T HAVE TO BE THAT WAY! It's as simple as joining a club or organization on campus, or joining some type of intramural sport. This is … Continue reading Just Some Interesting Clubs at UCSD
Even though it has been a few weeks since I have been here at UCSD, I feel like I am getting more and more confused about my major in Computer Science after finding out more surprising things. For one, there are multiple technical clusters within Computer Science that just makes it hard to decide what … Continue reading Confusion within a Major!
In order to find a career or job after graduating from a university, most employers require experience in the field of study - here it is computer science, meaning that a potential employee would need experience in many types of programming languages, or even experience in a lab. Luckily, UC San Diego provides many opportunities … Continue reading Interesting Internships at UCSD
I've had a notion, right or wrong, that CS majors can hack really well. Although it could be part true, it certainly does sound appealing to me. It's probably a nerdy thing to say, but I embrace that title. Here is an article I stumbled on on StumbleUpon. I haven't really gone through it but … Continue reading if(CS==hacker)
Now you may be wondering, "What the hell do I mean by 'Hard or Soft'?" Certainly nothing a dirty mind would think of. Computer Science is a very complex major, to learn and to understand. But what makes it even more complex is the paths this major branches off to when searching for jobs! Would … Continue reading Hard or Soft?: Choices A CSE Major Must Make