Your academic coach. My approach with students is to gently encourage and motivate them, while helping them focus and stay on task. I assist them with prioritizing their studies and expect them to be active participants in the learning process. I hold students accountable for their performance and expect them to do the work they commit to, rather than accepting excuses. I believe students can accomplish anything they put their minds to, and I understand that sometimes they require guidance in... [more]
I use several versions of the Linux OS at home and in my business, including Ubuntu, Fedora, Mint, and Puppy. I have set up my home computer a "triple boot system," meaning that I can load either Windows or one of two Linux systems at start-up, depending on my needs. I can assist new Linux users and those interested in using Linux for the first time to get acquainted with this system, including using trial (Live) versions from USB drives or CDs, loading a Linux system onto one's computer as the main OS, and making the transition from Windows/MAC to Linux.