Category: "UT Tyler"

Patriot Jobs follow-up

June 19th, 2010
Since the last post on this blog, and the last post on this subject, things have changed. The UT Tyler job site, PatriotJobs now uses software by NACE, which is much less bug-ridden. Still there is less freedom in navigation, and the superfluous natio… more »

Patriot Jobs

January 17th, 2009
In an age that is increasingly replacing in-person services with on-line services there are mixed responses. Some are welcome while others are not so much. One of the biggest problem is the adoption of digital services that do not work correctly. For… more »

What kind of person are you?!?!

January 14th, 2009
That is essentially the first thing my Organizational Behavior instructor wanted to know. Our first class assignment is to take the Myers Briggs Temperament test, and write up a summary of the results. The test is a collection of 72 Yes/No questions, no… more »

MySQL Selected for Database Design Class

January 12th, 2009
<posted on> I returned to school today for the first day of the new semester, and it seems reason has made a breakthrough. As many of you know, institutions tend to favor the more respectable software packages, and not necessari… more »

Shutdown, Restart or Logoff

January 4th, 2009
Tomorrow begins registration week at UT Tyler. For many it is when we confirm our classes and acquire the books for the next semester. For others, it is the time to troubleshoot what went wrong with on-line registration. Last semester I remember hearin… more »


December 30th, 2008
<posted on> I finished my first semester back in school and did it without a laptop. I considered getting a new wide-screen laptop during the semester, but I kept asking myself, "What do I do with it?" I hear that some elite sch… more »

Project Management Styles

December 9th, 2008
<posted on> It's been two weeks since my last post here. I guess you could say I've been slacking a little with the blog but I have a good excuse. This week I'm finishing up my last major project, and next week is finals week. T… more »