Monthly Archives: October 2008

Yay cookies.

I’ve been getting quite a lot of sign-ups the past few days.  I currently have 8 participants scheduled, at least 3 that have confirmed, and 4 more to be confirmed.  This Saturday I will be running the study for 6 people from 12pm – 5pm.  At this rate I will only need 5 more to […]
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Approved!

The WiiPaint study has been approved by the IRB!  I have already sent out the email asking for testers and hope to get some started this Friday.  They will be given a background questionnaire when they come in, play with WiiPaint for a while, then be asked a few questions about their experience.  Now, to […]
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Future 101

I joke with my friends that even though I’m only taking 3 classes (including thesis) this semester, my 4th class is Future 101, where I’m applying to fellowships, grants, grad school, studying for the GREs, and figuring out what I can/want to do next summer. So far I’ve worked on a Daniels and a Schiff […]
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IRB stuff

Since my last update, I’ve had a Fall Break during and after which I’ve been vigorously working on graduate school business.  I’ve narrowed it down to 7 schools and will soon know which faculty members I want to work with.  This research, although fun, takes up a lot of time. WiiPaint hasn’t been touched since […]
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Movies

哎呀, so busy recently.  I had a great fall break with Nick, who came to visit me at Wellesley.  We went to the MIT Nightmarket, met like 50 of my friends, and watched some movies:     I would recommend all of them but didn’t quite like Beijing Bicycle because it hit me pretty hard emotionally.  […]
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