Sharalyn: How Design Theory Shaped My Career

Understanding the theories associated with user center design made Sharalyn Benko turn her passion into her future career. Continue reading Sharalyn: How Design Theory Shaped My Career


Social Media Platforms Open Doors For Artists

A recent New York Times article on an arts competition, Art Takes Times Square, raises interesting thoughts about being an artist in today’s digital world. The contest sponsored by ArtistsWanted.org, enlists creative types to upload their work (for a fee) for the opportunity to Continue reading Social Media Platforms Open Doors For Artists


2nd Day at An Event Apart Boston

The 2nd day of An Event Apart Boston was just as entertaining as the first. Did I say, “entertaining”? A Web design conference that is more than a series of dry presentations? The An Event Apart organizers bring in very Continue reading 2nd Day at An Event Apart Boston


First day at An Event Apart

After attending the first day of An Event Apart Boston I can say the Quinnipiac ICM program is very well aligned with the prevalent thinking of the experts in the field of Web design and Web technology who presented here. Continue reading First day at An Event Apart


We Have New Standards

We all need standards.  After all, who wants to marry someone who thinks “Desperate Housewives” is a good way to live or that personal hygiene should be optional? Users need standards and conventions to make the web more accessible.  I’m Continue reading We Have New Standards