Posts about Personal, page 7 of 7.

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

  • Read Wild Seed (Patternmaster, #1) by Octavia E. Butler.
  • Tweeted | There's something deeply pleasing about planning a new workout schedule, coming up with new ways to challenge onese… [twitter.com/i/web/status/1…]
  • Pushed some code at jacobemerick/web.
  • Blogged about hiking | Intro to Blue Range: Climbing up Steeple.
  • Blogged about hiking | Intro to Blue Range: Up the Blue River.
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