under the radar

I’m going anonymous…at least for a little while. One of my class projects is going to involve a blog, and I don’t necessarily want people that I know to stumble across this yet. My professor asked in class last night if anyone blogged, and I did not...

changes

I found out yesterday that my university has changed their policy on tuition waivers for graduate teaching assistants. Our tuition is now only covered for a portion of the number of credits that we need to take each semester to stay on a 3-year graduation track. My...

books

I was just updating my list of books on LibraryThing and I reached my free-account limit of 200 books. Now the dilemma: do I pay the $25 for a lifetime account? Is this a service I need? Sometimes it seems like a valuable tool (especially since I have an associative...

notes

I came to the realization last night that I cannot write without my notecard system.* I had hopes that I could get through a short paper without them, but I have had a very hard time organizing my thoughts. It’s a great system, but I’ve been hoping that I...

this is the 21st century, right?

I got my notice from Netflix in the mail today that my plan is now $1 cheaper, and I can watch up to 9 hours of movies on my PC. Unexpected bonus! When I logged in to my account, though, I find out that not only is it not compatible with macs, it uses the new DRM-ed...