Nick DeNardis

User experience, code, higher education, analytics and accessibility.

2012 New Year's Resolutions

  1. Write a book
  2. Give an ignite talk
  3. Publish something 6 days a week
  4. Finish my office (floor, walls, desk, bookshelves)
  5. Truly learn Ruby on Rails or Python
  6. Beat my previous marathon time
  7. Grow EDU Snippits to a 1000+ visitor per week website
  8. Run a hackathon at Wayne State University
  9. Take public transportation to work at least once
  10. Be the best possible influence to Cecilia DeNardis

# 2011 Resolutions (3 success, 7 fail)

  1. FAIL: Learn sign language
  • Just basically no time. Taking this off my list
  1. FAIL: Write a book
  • Grad School totally got in the way of this one
  1. SEMI SUCCESS: Be a motivator in and outside of work
  • No concrete evidence but I feel like I have been a motivator
  1. FAIL: Stick to a schedule of once every two weeks posting to .eduGuru
  2. FAIL: Finish my office (Floor, Walls, Desk, Bookshelves)
  3. FAIL: Truly learn Ruby on Rails or Python
  4. SEMI SUCCESS: Contribute to an open source project
  1. SEMI FAIL: No longer order meat
  • Started out great for the first six months. I still eat meat, just not much at all
  1. SUCCESS: Run a marathon
  1. FAIL: Take public transportation to work at least once
  • No excuse why I didn't get this one done

2010 Resolutions Post

2009 Resolutions Post