Thank you. Thank you Professor Kane for choosing to share your passion with us and leading the most engaging and interesting class I have ever taken. Thank you Professor Doyle for connecting the class with so many interesting people at so many different companies (and for the liveliest case studies I have ever been a … Continue reading Does anyone have more Kool-Aid? Asking for a friend.
WARNING: This post may be a bit emotional. And it's long. But I had so much that I wanted to write about so I did it. I hope that you'll have the time to read:) When I look back on the TechTrek West experience, the first word that comes to mind is WOW. What amazing … Continue reading A Reflection on an Incredible Experience
I absolutely cannot believe I am writing my final blog post. After being assigned this, I sat here, staring at the screen, thinking about where to even begin. The friendships and mentorships (26 to be exact!) I formed on this trip, the knowledge and insight I gained, the excitement and passion this trip instilled in … Continue reading Finally official ~Tech Trekers~
Even during the glorious snow day, I couldn’t help the withdrawals I was having from California. Spending a week in northern California is just not enough, especially if you want to work in tech. Do not let my negative/nostalgic tone fool you though: I had an incredible time visiting some of the biggest companies in … Continue reading Thank You, TechTrek Class of 2018
Before diving right in, I just wanted to thank everyone who made this trip life changing. Professor Kane, Professor Doyle, Kelsey and Matt-- thank you for guiding us to the direction where we can get the most out from this trip. Without your decisions before/throughout the trip, the experience would not have been the same. … Continue reading Tokens of Appreciation to You All
Hi friends, welcome to my last #BCSTT blog ever. This class has been the best academic experience ever and I am so happy and thankful for all 23 of you and Doyle/Kane/Kelsey/Matt for making this possible. Rewinding to the beginning As instructed, I re-read my first "Selfie" post and boy was that a journey. For one, I … Continue reading MY Bitcoin Smugglers
I am going to try not to sound cliché, although I probably will. What makes TechTrek unique? It’s definitely the people—the people we talked to and the people we went on the trip together with. My initial expectation of TechTrek was to find out how does quantitative/analytical CSOMer fit into the world of Technology and … Continue reading It’s the people