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”

And I’m Back

I’m delighted to be part of Clark College for another year. This marks my fourth year at the college teaching web development. Here’s a list of all the courses that I have taught: Intro to Programming and Problem Solving with Python (CTEC 121) HTML Fundamentals (CTEC 122) JavaScript (CTEC 126) Business Web Practices (CTEC 165)Continue reading “And I’m Back”

I Do Not Agree

Going to shit 2015 is when web development went to shit. Web development used to be nice. You could fire up a text editor and start creating JS and CSS files. You can absolutely still do this. That has not changed. So yes, everything I’m about to say can be invalidated by saying that. ReadContinue reading “I Do Not Agree”

Updated List of College Classes I have Taught

Here’s an updated list of the courses I have taught at Clark College in Vancouver, WA over the past 4 years: Web and Interface Design 1 (CTEC 270) Web and Interface Design 2 (CTEC 271) Programming Essentials (CTEC 112) HTML Fundamentals (CTEC 122) JavaScript (CTEC 126) Intro to Programming and Problem Solving with Python (CTEC 121)Continue reading “Updated List of College Classes I have Taught”

Three Years as a College Professor

This month I completed my third year as a professor at Clark College, located in Vancouver, Washington. Here are the courses I have taught: HTML Fundamentals (CTEC 122) JavaScript (CTEC 126) Intro to Programming and Problem Solving with Python (CTEC 121) PHP with SQL 1 (CTEC 127) PHP with SQL 2 (CTEC 227) Business WebContinue reading “Three Years as a College Professor”

Something all Application Developers Should Consider Reading

Front-End Architecture: A Modern Blueprint for Scalable and Sustainable Design Systems by Micah Godbolt With CSS preprocessing, icon fonts, grunt workflows, pattern libraries and JavaScript MVCs, the front-end workspace is anything but simple. This complex stack of tools can no longer be pieced together on a whim. Front-End Architecture needs and deserves the same attentionContinue reading “Something all Application Developers Should Consider Reading”

My Fall 2015 Schedule at Clark College

Here is my class schedule for the fall 2015 quarter: Monday – API & Advanced Integration (CTEC 228) 6:30-8:50PM, room SHL 124 Tuesday/Thursday – Intro to Programming and Problem Solving (CTEC 121) 10:30AM-12:50PM, room SHL 125 Tuesday/Thursday – Business Web Practices (CTEC 165) 4:00-5:50pm, room SHL 125 (Tueday) / Foster Auditorium (Thursday) Check the Clark College website toContinue reading “My Fall 2015 Schedule at Clark College”

My Spring 2015 Schedule at Clark College

Here is my class schedule for the spring 2015 quarter: Monday/Wednesday – JavaScript (CTEC 126) 2:00-4:20PM at CCW/WSU, room 104 Tuesday/Thursday – Intro to Programming and Problem Solving (CTEC 121) 10:00AM-12:20PM, room SHL 125 Tuesday/Thursday – PHP with SQL II (Advanced) 3:30-5:50pm, room SHL 124 Check the Clark College website to see when you canContinue reading “My Spring 2015 Schedule at Clark College”