12 Jun

What does it take to be a good leader?

Leader: scientific or project

In my mind before trying to answer this question I have to define leader. Right now I have two —possibly conflicting— leaders in mind. One is a scientific leader in the sense of a leader in a specific scientific discipline. The other is a leader who Read More

02 Jun

summer 2013: Hacker School!

Hello from New York!

Tomorrow morning, my summer adventure begins: I’m a student in the
summer 2013 batch of Hacker School!  Basically, Hacker School is
three months of learning about programming, in a
bring-your-own-project-ideas-or-enthusiasm, collaborative, friendly,
flexible, awesome environment.  I haven’t actually been yet, so that’s
my one-sentence interpretation of Read More

02 Jun

summer 2013: Hacker School!

Hello from New York!

Tomorrow morning, my summer adventure begins: I’m a student in the
summer 2013 batch of Hacker School!  Basically, Hacker School is
three months of learning about programming, in a
bring-your-own-project-ideas-or-enthusiasm, collaborative, friendly,
flexible, awesome environment.  I haven’t actually been yet, so that’s
my one-sentence interpretation of Read More