Fun Fact Friday: Lincoln and Booth

Edwin Booth

Did you know that Edwin Booth, brother of John Wilkes Booth, saved President Lincoln’s son’s life, prior to Lincoln’s assassination? It’s true! Edwin Booth was actually a nationally known Shakespearean actor, and happened to be in New Jersey at the time, coincidentally sharing a train platform with Robert Lincoln. Interestingly, Robert Lincoln knew exactly who […]

Tech Wednesday Brief w Justin

Hello! This week on tech Wednesday, I’m featuring one of the best programming resources available online for free! Codeacademy is an educational platform geared towards teaching  the fundamentals of code. Founded in 2011 by two former Columbia students (Zach Sims and Ryan Bubinski) Codeacademy has gained worldwide recognition. The site currently teaches six programming languages […]