Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

Recent posts

Setting Up Yet Again

I now have a Windows PC on my desktop — using the Mac laptop as my main computer was making my back and neck ache. Here’s what I’ve installed so far (in ord...
November 10, 2006


The 2007 edition of a Conference for an Ontario Network of Women in Science and Engineering (CONWISE 2007) will be held at the University of Western Ontario ...
November 10, 2006

Can’t Get (Directly) There From Here

One of the projects I’m contributing to these days is writing a first-year Computer Science textbook using Python. We’re using DrProject to manage it: after...
November 09, 2006

UML Debugging Moves to SourceForge

A former CSC49X project that aimed to build a visual debugger for UML sequence diagrams has moved to SourceForge. Congratulations to Mike Liu — I’m sure mor...
November 09, 2006