Perpetually Under Construction

The People that Keep Me Sane

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Coming from CUNY Hunter College, I never really had the typical ‘college experience’. Going to college for me was almost no different than going to high school since so many people were commuters; there was no campus, especially when compared to Virginia Tech.

Tech & Innovation in Higher Ed

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How faculty (higher education) are using and/or reacting to social media, MOOCs, and/or other “disruptive” technologies.

A 'Simple' Neural-Network Model

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My previous blog post summarized the main points of the Watts 2002 paper. At the very end of the post I mentioned ways we can extend the Watts model with neural-networks. Here I outline the steps of the neural-network simulation.

Should You Attend Grad School?

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I’ve been asked a few times about whether one should attend graduate school. I usually follow up by asking whether they are planning to do a Master’s or a Doctorate.

Scientific Programming

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From NYC to Blacksburg, VA

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I’m from New York City. Born and raised in Queens, and went to school in Manhattan for high school, college, and masters. So, coming down to rural Blacksburg, VA has been a big change in scenery.

My Story

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What You Call Yourself is Important

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Research Ethics

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The Office of Research Integrity (ORI) oversees and directs Public Health Service (PHS) research integrity activities on behalf of the Secretary of Health and Human Services with the exception of the regulatory research integrity activities of the Food and Drug Administration.

How Learning Works

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