Posts about Personal, page 7 of 7.

Moving to Wisconsin

After losing my job at Michigan Tech and testing out the job market in Houghton for a month, Katie and I decided that it was time to move. Several options presented themselves, including Seattle and Chicago, where friends offered free housing for several months until jobs and permanent housing could…

  • Category Personal
  • Posted May 1, 2009
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Getting Fired

I was hired to work for Michigan Technological University after a short, informal process immediately after graduating in the spring of 2008. Starting under the department of Auxiliary Technologies as a beginning web developer, I was the sole manager for dozens of websites and web applications.…

  • Category Personal
  • Posted April 26, 2009
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Blog Introduction

After introducing myself in the first post, I feel that the next logical step is to introduce the blog. While most blogs aim for a single theme, I'm hoping to use this one for three different themes: programming, hiking, and personal. These will likely change in the future as my needs and interests…

  • Category Personal
  • Posted April 2, 2009
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My Introduction

Hello, world.

My name is Jacob Emerick, and I am a web application developer and graphic designer. I also enjoy the outdoors, a good challenge, and learning opportunities.

Though I was born in Camp Pendleton, CA, most of my childhood was spent in a small farming community in Michigan called Port…

  • Category Personal
  • Posted March 30, 2009
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Activity Stream

  • Tweeted | Went for my first post-eye run yesterday. Life without pushing glasses back up the nose while sweating and running is… so easy.
  • Pushed some code at jacobemerick/advent-of-code-2021.
  • Pushed some code at jacobemerick/advent-of-code-2021.
  • Tweeted | RT @thingskatedid: if regular expressions are so good why aren't they called remarkable expressions
  • Created branch master at jacobemerick/advent-of-code-2021.
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