Category: In the Know

Spotlight on a lab: Tufte Lab

Entrance to the Tufte Lab

Here at Emerson, we have numerous computer labs on campus providing you with resources for your academic pursuits. But which lab is the best lab? Well, that all depends on what you’re looking for. In this lab spotlight, I’m going…

Linux and Web Dev Workshops

Cyle here! I’ll be teaching a day of workshops about linux and web development soon! One day, two workshops. Friday, April 20th, in the 3DL (on the first floor of the Ansin building). I strongly encourage people to attend both…

The STAR WARS Web Cluster

A large part of my job as Systems Architect here at Emerson College is to figure how to effectively scale projects from single-server instances to multi-server load-balanced environments. The first example of this I ever built was Median, which is…

The New Media Server, and Learning Code

In an effort to encourage students to learn web development in a very real world hands-on fashion, Emerson College IT has a dedicated server for students in the New Media program. It is simply called newmedia.emerson.edu, and hosts student and…