Reflecting on my journey as a community college instructor

The one thing I absolutely love about my job as an instructor is the ability to share my experiences working in corporate America, starting an open source community for IBM, producing a podcast with 177 episodes, owning a successful software startup and being involved with social media since 2001. I have seen and experienced itContinue reading “Reflecting on my journey as a community college instructor”

Where to Find Bruce at Clark College – Fall 2018

Classes I am teaching: CGT 205 – Web Design 1 CTEC 121 – Intro to Programming and Problem Solving (Python) CTEC 122 (online) – HTML Fundamentals CTEC 165 – Business Web Practices Mondays and Wednesdays 2:00 – 3:45 PM Office Hours in SHL 127 4:00 – 5:50 PM CTEC 165 in SHL 125 (Monday) /Continue reading “Where to Find Bruce at Clark College – Fall 2018”

Clark College Exceptional Faculty Award

Last night at the Clark College Commencement ceremony I was recognized for receiving the “Exceptional Faculty Award”. There are 5 professors who received this award for the 2017/2018 academic year. There are over 600 faculty members at the college. I am very honored to have received this distinguished award. I want to thank my wifeContinue reading “Clark College Exceptional Faculty Award”

My 15th Microsoft MTA

Today I completed my fifteenth Microsoft Certified Technology Associate (MTA) exam. The exam was “Introduction to Programming Using Java (Exam 98-388). The exam focused on the following: Understand Java fundamentals Work with data types, variables, and expressions Implement flow control Perform object-oriented programming Compile and debug code   Here is a list of the MTA’sContinue reading “My 15th Microsoft MTA”

Where to Find Bruce at Clark College – Spring 2018

Mondays and Wednesdays 10:00 AM – 12:20 PM CTEC 112 in SHL 125 1:00 – 2:00 PM Office Hours in SHL 127 3:30 PM – 5:50 PM CTEC 126 in SHL 125 Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:30 AM – 12:50 AM CTEC 227 in SHL 124 2:00 – 3:30 PM Office Hours in SHL 127 CourseContinue reading “Where to Find Bruce at Clark College – Spring 2018”

That Makes 14 Microsoft MTA’s

Today I completed two more Microsoft Certified Technology Associate (MTA) exams. The tests were the “Introduction to Programming Using JavaScript (Exam 98-382) and “Introduction to Programming with Using Block-Based Languages (98-380)”. The JavaScript exam focused on the following: Program with JavaScript Operators, Methods, and Keywords Program with Variables, Data Types, and Functions Implement and AnalyzeContinue reading “That Makes 14 Microsoft MTA’s”