Category: Higher Education

  • The Stories Our Systems Tell

    This is a post based on a talk I gave at HighEdWeb 2016. View the slides. I work in the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships at the University of California, Santa Barbara as a developer. Over the past few years, I started to notice something: When I worked on side projects at home, I […]

  • There is No Open-Source Higher Education Ecosystem

    This is a post based on a talk I gave at HighEdWeb West 2016. View the slides. Let’s create a web application. Specifically, let’s create a web application that generates a checklist of nearby coffee shops and displays them on a map. So, what are our options? Well, we could buy it: purchase a product […]