Archive for September, 2006

Fall 2006 Schedule

Monday, September 18th, 2006

I’ve posted my Fall 2006 weekly schedule. It’s hard to reproduce it here, so you’ll have to click on the link to see it. I have a moderate schedule this semester. I stay busy, but I’m not too busy. The fact that I’ve taught all of these classes before helps a lot. Next semester, I’m [...]

Cleaning House

Monday, September 18th, 2006

I was hoping to get a lot of grading done this weekend. But instead I cleaned the kitchen, livingroom, and my room. Here’s a picture of what my room looks like now, it its mostly-clean look: It may not look that clean, but the fact that the couch is clean and there’s a clear path [...]

Zip Codes

Saturday, September 16th, 2006

While addressing a package I’m sending to my parents this morning, I started thinking about the ZIP codes where I’ve lived. Several of the places I’ve lived have a zip code ending in 37, 38, or 39: Duncanville, Texas: 75137 Catalina, Arizona: mailing address in 85738, but now it’s 85739 La Mirada, California: 90638, but [...]

Using Skype Video

Sunday, September 10th, 2006

I used online video chat to talk to friends and family for the first time today. I know this has been possible for several years, but finally now most people I know have broadband access, and my whole immediate family uses Skype. So I set up my video camera, installed WebCamDV, and chatted with my [...]