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10 more days to India

In little more than 10 days, I will be moving to an ashram located in a rural part of Nashik, Maharashtra India for at least 28 days. 351 more words

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Introducing a Persona - Christy

Christy is a twenty-four year old student wrapping up her final year of study here at UMBC, persuing a master degree in Human Centered Computing. She splits the majority of her free time equally between working in a lab on campus and also interning at a mobile app design company. 183 more words

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Engineering Experiences

“User experience” has almost become a buzzword in the tech world. In many companies, the term is just code for “user interface that doesn’t look like it’s from the 90s.” Nonetheless, there’s been a huge amount of enthusiasm for whatever user experience actually is lately, and it’s spurred a mass movement of putting design at the forefront of product focus – or at least giving that appearance. 666 more words

Art

Healthy Communities Initiative (HCI) Opposes LB330

Healthy Communities Initiative (HCI), a substance abuse prevention coalition, is strongly opposed to LB330 introduced, at the request of the Liquor Control Commission, by Senator Tyson Larson. 342 more words

News

A New Way of Thinking about HCI

This week we read a collection of excerpts starting with Liam Bannon’s “Reimagining HCI” which focused on how the field of HCI has changed and continues to change over the years. 413 more words

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