Author Archives: Sebastian

Week 14 – Strings, Lists and Dictionaries

Weekly Learning This was a very interesting week. I think we ran a bit ahead of ourselves when we built our game and it meant we didn’t have much of an opportunity to add more lists and dictionaries. I don’t … Continue reading

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Week 13 – Making Games

Weekly Learning This has been a very interesting week. Despite the longer time since it’s Thanksgiving, we still ran short of on time for creating our projects. The week assignment was essentially to create a game similar to Zork where the … Continue reading

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Week 12 – Sound and Games

Weekly Learning This week we had a lot of work between the midterm, and the different labs. The Midterm was an interesting and creative experience. I really enjoyed coming up with the different ideas of what the filters should be … Continue reading

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Week 11 – Thanksgiving Card and Portfolio

Objective Key Results OKRs are a pretty interesting and useful concept. I think the most important part to take away from Google’s approach to OKRs is that it helps breakdown objectives into actionable and achievable items. The concept is really … Continue reading

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Week 10 – Manipulate Pixels

Creative Learning and Failure All this talks were incredibly interesting. I think one of the most pointed learnings here is that you should not be afraid to try, and even less of failure. In Twilight of Lecture, I found myself … Continue reading

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Week 9 – Intro to Multimedia

Weekly Learning This has been a very busy week. The assignment and the introduction to python were actually pretty useful and easy. The labs were concise and short, with interesting learnings for both setting up the environment and the challenges … Continue reading

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Week 8.5 – Module 0 – Orientation

This is the beginning of CST205. It’s not a python class, but it should be incredibly interesting to work with multimedia, media and sound processing. Those have always been interesting topics for me, but I’ve never had the chance to … Continue reading

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Week 8 – Presentations

Review Other Teams’ final video projects The Cap Theorem (Technical) This was a very good video. The topic is incredibly interesting and relevant to the program as we’ll keep facing issues with CAP and ACID in the future. Knowing, understanding … Continue reading

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Week 7 – Ethics Final

Final Research Video Project Planning This project is a pretty challenging. The main constrain is time. Even though we’re good at coordinating, and work well as a team, the fact that we have to produce 2 videos seems pretty daunting.  … Continue reading

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Week 6 – Career Development

CSUMB Career Services I have to say this turned out to be a create little trip down the CSUMB website! Fortunately, I already have a job and my career choice has so far been successful. However, I have to admit … Continue reading

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