Daniel Boe: March 27, 1988 - February 28, 2014

Dear Daniel,

I have put off writing this letter as long as I could. Its anticipation has consistently brought me to tears, and will continue to do so throughout the writing process. I welcome the tears but wish there were no reason for them.

Today would have been your 26th …

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Hello Pelican World

This is my first pelican post using markdown. I have yet to import all my old blog entries as I first need to make sure I can make it work from scratch.

Below is the skeleton python program that I always start out with:

#!/usr/bin/env python
import os …
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Ph.D. Proposal Announcement

Bryce Boe
Ph.D. Proposal
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
10:30 AM in 1132 HFH

Committee: Diana Franklin (chair), Kevin Almeroth, Danielle Harlow (Education Department), Timothy Sherwood

Title: Submission and Feedback Tools to Support Growth in Computer Science Education


The increase in popularity of teaching using visual programming languages …

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Mother’s Day

Many people in the US show appreciation for their mother on the second Sunday of May. While Mother’s Day may be more commercial, and directed differently than originally intended [ref], I will use the day to thank two women, both mothers, who have made and continue to make a …

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My Major Area Exam Announcement

Major Area Exam
Bryce Boe

March 12, 2012
2:00 PM
HFH 1132

Diana Franklin (chair), Tim Sherwood, Kevin Almeroth

Title: Automated Feedback and Assessment of Student Submitted Code

Increases in class sizes pose a problem for computer science instructors. With a larger number of students to educate …

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