Blog – Prosa Archive

  • I breath clean air, feel the crystalline waters that are now so uncommon in Lake Michigan, watch eagles soaring around the sunset, and am wonderfully close to be eaten by  a coyote. What?!

    Backpacking, coyotes and no drinking water… how fun!

    I breath clean air, feel the crystalline waters that are now so uncommon in Lake Michigan, watch eagles soaring around the sunset, and am wonderfully close to be eaten by a coyote. What?!

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  • Here's how it works:  The extension allows importing PDF files into OpenOffice Draw or OpenOffice Writer.  It will even recognize text, which allows for editing or for copying the document's text format to add text boxes elsewhere that look like the rest of the document.

    Edit PDF files with Open Office

    Here's how it works: The extension allows importing PDF files into OpenOffice Draw or OpenOffice Writer. It will even recognize text, which allows for editing or for copying the document's text format to add text boxes elsewhere that look like the rest of the document.

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  • The good thing is that I've been getting excellent grades so far, probably because I have time to study and do homework.  Plus, it helps that I love every single one of my classes!!

    Back to work it is…

    The good thing is that I've been getting excellent grades so far, probably because I have time to study and do homework. Plus, it helps that I love every single one of my classes!!

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  • I ran across a couple of fun sites that provide virtual tours of Egyptian pyramids, including: King Khunfu's chamber, Khufu's pyramid, Khafre pyramid, and the Sphynx.

    Egyptian Pyramid Virtual Tours

    I ran across a couple of fun sites that provide virtual tours of Egyptian pyramids, including: King Khunfu's chamber, Khufu's pyramid, Khafre pyramid, and the Sphynx.

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  • Most of all, however, I am going to miss the leaders in particular who have been my mentors and inspiration: Daniel, Mary, Lloyd, Paul, Mitch and JR.  Quite honestly, I would not have made it this far without them.

    My last day, my first day

    Most of all, however, I am going to miss the leaders in particular who have been my mentors and inspiration: Daniel, Mary, Lloyd, Paul, Mitch and JR. Quite honestly, I would not have made it this far without them.

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  • When I decided to enroll at Cleveland Institute of Electronics, the reputation or validity of their Electronics Engineering Technology degree was (and still is) the last thing in my mind. I plan to complete the program and get this degree. Why? Simple, because I'm learning.

    CIE? Yes!

    When I decided to enroll at Cleveland Institute of Electronics, the reputation or validity of their Electronics Engineering Technology degree was (and still is) the last thing in my mind. I plan to complete the program and get this degree. Why? Simple, because I'm learning.

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  • I've made up my mind: I'm going to Calvin. I am also enrolled in an Associate's in Electronics Engineering Technology at Cleveland Institute of Electronics. I'm ready to embark on a long-term adventure in robotics....

    Calvin it is!

    I've made up my mind: I'm going to Calvin. I am also enrolled in an Associate's in Electronics Engineering Technology at Cleveland Institute of Electronics. I'm ready to embark on a long-term adventure in robotics....

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  • Yay, I'm still alive!  Surgery went well (mostly), and I am on my way to recovery. As a very random coincidence -- or a blessing perhaps --, Calvin College had a campus visit for engineering students today that I would have otherwise been unable to attend....

    I’m alive! (Plus, Purdue and Calvin are sounding good)

    Yay, I'm still alive! Surgery went well (mostly), and I am on my way to recovery. As a very random coincidence -- or a blessing perhaps --, Calvin College had a campus visit for engineering students today that I would have otherwise been unable to attend....

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  • This hand is killing me, so I really want to get surgery done and over with, even if the mere idea of having it scares me to death.  <small><strong>**Note:</strong> This content requires site login.</small>

    Uh oh! **

    This hand is killing me, so I really want to get surgery done and over with, even if the mere idea of having it scares me to death.  **Note: This content requires site login.

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  • I know this is random.  I know this is strange. I need to do something.  I have to do good.  I need to help all those children and you, you can help too.

    Helping UNICEF

    I know this is random. I know this is strange. I need to do something. I have to do good. I need to help all those children and you, you can help too.

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