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Swiftly Sorting Dictionaries on Saturday

by Carlyn Maw on February 6, 2016, no comments

Well this took way too long to figure out. I had a typo in a print statement that made it take even longer. Doh. As it was hard won,  and involved sorting pieces of paper on our tiled kitchen counter to better understand the bubble sort, I thought I’d record the moment. Fun discovery: an animated […]

Today I Learned: Gold Embrittlement is a Thing.

by Carlyn Maw on January 22, 2015, no comments

A new semester has started at PCC and I am fortunate to have some seriously awesome already professionally employed Electronics Tech’s in my sections. It is so nice to have them. I have come to discover that adjunct teaching in a small (myself + one other adjunct) department is one of the loneliest things to do, […]

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