• The Daily Dean: Taking a break

    I'm going on vacation for a week and won't be posting on The Daily Dean until July. I hope you all have a great Summer Solstice--nothing's better than a long summer day.
    David Howell
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  • The Daily Dean: How to Overcome the Fear of ‘Putting Yourself Out There’

    I'm an introvert, and I enjoy being an introvert. But introverts don't get a lot of affirmation for their introspective characteristics. That's why I'm a big fan of Susan Cain. I've read her book (which can be purchas...
    David Howell
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  • The Daily Dean: What's your blues name?

    My wife and kids took me out to Father's Day Brunch at The Smoke Shack. While waiting for our meal, we found a flyer on blues names. It turns out that my blues name is Old Bones Rivers. What's yours?
    David Howell
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  • The Daily Dean: 3 Things Every Students Must Know to Move Beyond Memory-based Learning

    I just read an article that talks about the 3 Things Every Students Must Know to Move Beyond Memory-based Learning. I appreciate the article because I was never good at memorizing information; sure, it makes its way i...
    David Howell
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  • The Daily Dean: Dog art

    This weekend, my wife took our dog, Lucy, to a pet event at her workplace--Standard Process. It was a great community-building event for her company's employees and their pets. They had a 5k run, a 1 mile walk, a visi...
    David Howell
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  • The Daily Dean: TLAs and multi-syllabic whatnot

    What's a TLA? A "three letter acronym." I was introduced to TLAs when I started working at Microsoft (many moons ago). Everyone spoke in acronyms, so I had no idea what anyone was talking about for the first 6 months ...
    David Howell
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  • [Gerald's Journey] - Travelling to MSOE

    Hello all,   This will be the the first entry of my new blog Gerald's Journey. I will be talking about my journey from start to finish at MSOE. As of right now, I don't know how many entries I'll make but I hope...
    Gerald Soriano
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  • How to be responsible on social media

    Want a way to explain to your aunt why she shouldn’t post a 1,000 word status update about seeing a lizard on the sidewalk while she was walking her dog? To explain to that 19-year-old girl in your class why she...
    Kayla Grogan
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