Icons of England

Readers of this blog know that I’m an Anglophile and that I have very fond memories of my time spent in England. Much of that time was spent pondering and observing the cultural icons of that dear nation, and trying to distill, as simply as possible, what makes...

Student Portfolios: Drexel

Drexel University, my bittersweet Alma Mater, prides itself on being innovative with technology. They call themselves a ‘technological University’, whatever that means. And while their home page remains crap and hard to navigate, I found they have created...

Corporate Banter

dummy text will never be the same I’ve been saying for years how much I hate corporate double-speak and the phony language of ‘the business world’. Clearly, I’m not the only one — there is a website called plainenglish.co.uk, which strives for...

Career Icons

I don’t usually comment on banner advertisments on web pages — I think because I am still convinced that if I ignore them, they will go away — but I saw two today on my hotmail page that caught my eye. Some fly-by-night degree pusher called degrees.info has...