Weekly recap 1/2 – 2/16

I’ve been doing a poor job of posting my weekly recaps so I’m going to do a big dump of info and try to get to a regularly scheduled weekly recap next week.

One piece of news is I’ve started a Masters degree in Computer Science via the Georgia Tech/Udacity collaboration: OMS CS
For my first class, I’m taking Software Architecture and Design

Courses I’ve completed

Learning How to Learn

Articles (mostly as a result of the course)

https://www.scotthyoung.com/blog/2015/01/19/speed-reading-redo/

https://www.aft.org/sites/default/files/periodicals/dunlosky.pdf

https://www.chronicle.com/article/Scholars-Turn-Their-Attention/63746

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/3304496/Be-lucky-its-an-easy-skill-to-learn.html

http://time.com/79937/how-studying-or-working-abroad-makes-you-smarter/

https://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/05/19/remembering-as-an-extreme-sport/?_php=true&_type=blogs&hp&_r=0

Books I’ve read

Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl

The Book of Five Rings: A Classic Text on the Japanese Way of the Sword by Miyamoto Mushashi

Podcasts I’ve listened to (after reading the books)

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