Coding for all or coding for some?

In 2012, then NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced on Twitter that his new year resolution was to learn to code. His public announcement led to a programmer telling everyone to “please don’t learn to code“. I don’t know what coding knowledge Bloomberg actually acquired or how he has used it since, but whatever programming class … Continue reading

The MCAT makeover

The Medical College Admissions Test, affectionately called the MCAT (pronounced em-cat) for premeds around the country, is set to undergo a whole new makeover in 2015. In the last update in 2007, the Association of American Medical Colleges – the AAMC – decided to stop killing trees and converted it to a computer based format. It also … Continue reading

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