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December 28, 2018

Every year, I find myself doing something exciting, something that resonates deep within me and captivates my thoughts and energy. This year was no different. This was the year that I dove farther into the media world, blending my interests in media processing research...

October 3, 2018

How do you see what's inside a mummified Peruvian bundle? Why CT scans of course. In 2014, visitors to the Field Museum in Chicago could manipulate images on a touch screen table with the touch of a finger, exploring images layer-by-layer, from various viewpoints and a...

September 19, 2018

When you live in a media saturated world, it's easy to get lost in shiny, new apps and digital tools. But sometimes, the best active learning tools are the no tech kind. 

What are your favorite active engagement tools?

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May 23, 2018

 Looks cool, but what is it?

HINT: I'll let you know if your guesses are warmer or colder.

Give up?

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February 1, 2018

 Everyone knows those famous words, "Houston, we have a problem!" 

Only, there's no problem - just a bright, sunshiny, humid-free kind of day. That can be a bit of a rarity in Houston, so the Houston I'm referring to may be computer generated. In fact, ac...

January 9, 2018

As you finish purchasing your ticket, you hear the distant tumble of tens of letters and numbers rumbling on a nearby schedule board, reminiscent of a time long passed. A green Union Pacific train car sits in the station, awaiting passengers arriving to the station. 


August 4, 2014

"Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men's blood and probably themselves will not be realized. Make big plans; aim high in hope and work." 

- Daniel Hudson Burnham

This summer I spent a day at the Field Museum in Chicago. It was just your typical day on vaca...

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Welcome to my journey as an iSLP. In a world of technological advances, ask the tough questions... "why am I using this?" and "what am I trying to accomplish?" Information cited and linked on this blog is for informational uses only and is not intended as advice or professional treatment recommendations.

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