27 Sep 2000
(updated 28 Sep 2000 at 04:02 UTC) »
Senior year isn't supposed to be this hectic.
Anyway, I'm on my way out to go clothes
clothes shopping. But I need a suit for upcoming
Martin is flying me out to DC, so it
would probably make a bad impression if I showed up in jeans
and a Copyleft GNOME tshirt.
I applied to HelixCode, but they're
near future -- no we'll-hire-you-for-next-May practices like
larger companies. Which means if I
really want to
work there I'll have to ignore the job offers from everyone
else and sit on my haunches until next semester.
I've done a lot of thinking lately about
work and what I want to do, and hacking on GNOME full time
comes out near the top of the list. So I suppose I should
start proving my worth by sending patches. :)
In other news, the first round of exams were
Social psych wasn't too bad, and I kicked ass in poetry.
(Lots of "fluffy" courses this semester, I'm finishing up a
minor in English Studies.)
I've played racquetball every day this week
every-other-day, and it has had a remarkably negative impact
the quality of my game. I wish I could insert a chart here,
but basically my energy level is monotonically decreasing.
And I'm incredibly jealous: I missed the
here last weekend because I was visiting my sister for her
birthday, and Melissa ran it in 55 minutes. (It's
been a goal of mine for practically forever to get my
sedentary butt through a 10k in under an hour.)
Well, I think that's enough senseless