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Teens perform original monologues as Stein, Einstein, Child and more

If you live or work in downtown DC, you have got to take this interactive tour at the National Portrait Gallery: 2014 Portraits Alive! Seven area teens guide you through the halls of the gallery, each taking on the persona of a … Continue reading

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Rails Girls DC — September 2012

On September 15, I got to attend Rails Girls DC. It was a fantastic event, one I’d recommend to anyone curious about coding. Building your first web app Many students tweeted their excitement over building their “first web app.” It’s … Continue reading

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A morning at UX Week and three days in San Francisco

I had the pleasure and honor to give my How and Why to Start Sketchnoting talk at UX Week last Tuesday. Though I only was able to stay for the first morning’s sessions, I can tell you that it was a … Continue reading

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Reflections on MidwestUX 2012 in Columbus, Ohio

As a UXer who grew up and went to undergrad in the Midwest, MidwestUX is a special treat for me. Last year was a ball, and this year was even better. Teaching My First Workshop For two years in a … Continue reading

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About How you Sound

Many of us think about our appearance, and how it can effect the way people think about us. But how many of us consider our voices? The way you sound can cause a person to enjoy or despise hearing you … Continue reading

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Six weeks with a smart phone

It’s been about a month and a half since I got my iPhone 4S, and boy, have the two of us had some fun. Here are some of the many things we’ve done together, starting with the most awesome.

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Ignite DC #6

Last Thursday, February 3, I was bamboozled into swing dancing on stage. But that’s not what this post is about. That same stage held the sixth Ignite DC, the first that I’ve attended. I was pumped to see the format in … Continue reading

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