As a new bootcamp grad, I have much to learn. Lately, I have been focusing my time on algorithms so I can ace future technical interviews. However, I tend to speed through lessons and then when approaching a practice problem, I say to myself, “ I learned this, but I…


An example of an analogue Geographic Information System provided on the GoodLands site (https://good-lands.org/intro-to-gis/)

I have a pile of roughly seven, unread New Yorkers on my coffee table. I admit that I will never catch up to the current issue… I dream of leisurely reading every article throughout the week only to have a new one arrive just as I put last weeks in…


So I was ready to jump aboard the internet highway and deep dive into my ongoing journey, but after a zoom call with some friends this weekend, I am taking a small detour to discuss search engines!

Nam Jun Paik, “Electronic Superhighway: Continental U.S., Alaska, Hawaii”, 1995

Every Sunday a close group of friends and I gather on Zoom to…


Hey ya’ll, I’m back! Here I am, continuing my journey through the basics of how the internet works. A quick recap so we can pick up where we left off:

  • What is the Internet? A way for us humans to send information.
  • The internet has a physical side! There are…


As we all know, there are plenty of blogs, articles, and youtube videos out there that explain how the internet works. I do not intend to add anything new to the subject aside from sharing my own journey on understanding the internet. I will begin with where I was pre-bootcamp…


I came into the Flatiron School a foreigner to programming and the tech world in general. To this day, I am still only beginning to understand the larger concepts of coding. However, within the first week of school, we moved away from Procedural Programming and right into Object-Oriented Programming(OOP), a…

Chelsey Swilik

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