Category Archives: PhD Musings

Just some thoughts about my current PhD progress

Science Fiction as a Force for Emerging Technologies

This week, I learned how science fiction plays a huge part in stimulating the creative juices to come up with new tech. One of sci-fi technologies I love and would like to see one day is memory manipulation. I think … Continue reading

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Evolutionary Technologies and Rhymes of History Technology

This past week I finished work on Module 3’s subject of evolutionary technologies and rhymes of history technology. Naturally, like everything else with my PhD program, the terminology was completely unknown to me. As luck would have it, I was … Continue reading

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Week 4: What I learned over residency

Last week I participated in my first residency here in Houston.  The residency was very helpful and I was pleased that I knew a lot about some of resources available to me, like the Writing Center,  useful webinars to help students … Continue reading

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To residency we go

Today starts off Residency 1.  It promises to be  5 days of highly useful information crammed into an already overloaded brain.  If I can remember anything, I’m sure that I will learn something useful and I can take with me.  All … Continue reading

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Week 2

What did I learn this week? Well, I learned the difference between emerging technology and an emerged one. I think that an emerging technology has the potential to help us do tasks a lot faster and better that we ever … Continue reading

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Week 1

Well, this week has begun the start of another term and a new class.  I’m really looking forward to learning about what influences an adoption of an emerging technology for Module 1. It seems that I’m not as up to date … Continue reading

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Hello world!

One more day until the start of the new term.  Really looking forward to this class EDUC:8342. It promises to be as exciting as EDUC 8344 ,which for some reason I was able to take BEFORE 8342. No worries; let’s dive … Continue reading

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