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My interest in IT has really grown in the last 5 years. When I first started learning this field it seemed over whelming. The more I worked and learned, the more I loved working in this field. I started with learning how to repair computers, and then moved to learning... read more

My interest in IT has really grown in the last 5 years. When I first starting learning this field it seemed over whelming. The more I worked and learned, the more I loved working in this field. I started with learning how to repair computers, and then moved to... read more

The Big Picture

IT-oLogy: Information Technology is a field I never pictured myself in. I honestly did not think I could handle it. However, when I got to college, the idea of computer science turned from hacking video games to applied knowledge of technology to better serve your... read more

USC Ambassador, Shydeia Caldwell: What about technology?

Technology, what can I say? You’ve engraved your importance into my life and those around me. I’ve always been the child who said, “When I grow up I want to work for myself.” For me, growing up in this generation (with the addition of technology) is an advantage for following my dreams.

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Adding an I.T. Skillset

I really thought that having a broad degree like business would be useful, and it was to a certain degree, but I had no concrete skills at the end of the day. I already had an innate sense of business, but needed a more tangible skillset.

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Check-in from a Coursepower Intern

It has already been a month here at my internship at Duke Energy (the largest utility holding company in the U.S.). I am currently a finance intern working in asset accounting. So far, it has been a really great learning experience for me. Usually when people think about accounting they think about papers, pens, and numbers.

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Congratulations!

Darris M. Thomas. Darris received his Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)degree in Political Science with a concentration in International Relations and a Minor in Applied Computing from Benedict College on May 9, 2015.

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On The Hunt

As I’ve started my job hunt, I’ve realized how prepared I truly am thanks to my Applied Computing minor. Now that I have graduated college and must demonstrate the skills I’ve acquired, I now feel like I have a more impressive arsenal to draw from as I tweak my resume... read more

Analyzing Code and Life

Recently in my Web Development class, we have been working on design elements and page layout for web pages. Each week in the class we do independent case studies to apply what we learned about in the chapter to our “bucket of tools” for creating effective and aesthetically pleasing web pages.

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