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Marziah Karch
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Attended University of Kansas
Lives in Portland, Oregon
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So Google+ is splitting into "Streams" and "Photos" and "Hangouts."  Or something similar. 
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Kansas has amazing sunsets all the time, but Portland has them on occasion, too. Saw a lot of phones out trying to capture it last week. 
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Trip to ALISE 2015
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Good .All The Best. i was expecting a few Top Class Pics /Photography from Your Upload.Anyway No Issues.Kind Regds.
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This is in a museum in Springfield, Oregon.
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I too believe so
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#Portland holiday boat parade. The boats had Christmas lights and float in formation.
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Worst Day of the Year Ride #Portland #Bike #WDOTY
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The ride is called Worst Day of the Year. It really wasn't the worst day of the year. 
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Lowered some ears today at an awesome #Portland  barber shop. 
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Happy new year!
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We Also Wish U to Achieve More Than Most In Journey of Life Onwards Happy nu Yr 2015! Kind Regds.
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So, on one hand, totally tempting. On the other, that looks really over hyped and over sold, and my bet is that it gets overloaded and slows to a crawl. 
This is not another do-it-yourself website builder. The Grid harnesses the power of artificial intelligence to take everything you throw at it - videos, images, text, urls and more - and automatically shape them into a custom website unique to you. As your needs grow, it evolves with you, effortlessly adapting to your needs. Want to add e-commerce? Social feeds? A different layout? The Grid just takes care of it. This is not a website builder. Th...
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Assuming it ever even launches. 
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Wow! Your book is right next to Wallace and Gromit.
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This one I'll give you Google. Auto awesome was appropriate. 
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Sounds good.
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Education technologist, instructional designer, writer, grad student, geek
Skills
Instructional design, educational technology, e-learning, WordPress, Drupal, other database-driven CMS systems, Storyline, Flash, and clear prose
Employment
  • NWEA
    Sr Instructional Designer, 2014 - present
  • About.com
    Freelance Writer, 2006 - present
    I am a regular contributor and cover everything of and relating to Google with a combination of short blog posts and long-form content pieces. I also edit a weekly newsletter and any posts by contributing writers. About.com was previously owned by the New York Times company and moved to Ask.com in 2012.
  • Apress
    Freelance Writer, 2010 - present
    I've written books as the sole author and co-author. I've also served as technical reviewer.
  • Johnson County Community College
    Sr Education Technology Analyst, 1999 - 2014
    This is a job requiring a lot of hats. I'm a technology scout, instructional designer, technical support person, trainer, and project manager. I've created 3-D videos in Maya, administered a multisite WordPress, designed a sim in Second Life, and created more than one interactive learning app. I'm always up for a new challenge.
  • Wired: GeekMom
    Core Contributor/ Senior Web Editor, 2012 - 2013
    This is the companion blog to the long-running Wired:GeekDad blog and covered the mother's perspective on technology, popular culture, and lifestyle topics. In 2013, the blog moved to its own domain. I write about everything from Mayim Bialik's stance on vaccines to teaching kids how to code. I also am a site administrator and created the current child theme in WordPress.
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Currently
Portland, Oregon
Previously
Greater Kansas City - Emporia, Kansas - Jever, Germany
Story
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Technology writer, instructional designer, doctoral student, maker, and dangerous end-user.
Introduction
Education:
BFA in Printmaking
MS in Instructional Design. 
Ph.D student in Library and Information Management

Books:
  • "Build and Program Your Own LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Robots" (Pearson Aug 25, 2014)
  • Using Galaxy Tab: An Android Tablet: (Apress Nov 24, 2014)
  • "Android Tablets Made Simple" (Apress Nov 17, 2011) 
  • "Android for Work" (Apress Sep 1, 2010)
  • "Droids Made Simple" with Gary Mazo and Martin Trautschold (Apress Dec 20, 2010)
Magazines: 
  • "How to Collect Creepy Crawlies." ("Wired" UK. Conde Nast, 21 Oct. 2013).  
  • "How to Make an 8-bit Quilt" (WIRED UK March 1, 2013)  
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Academic:
  • "Innovative Pedagogies: Reflecting on Innovative Pedagogies in LIS Education" Juried conference presentation, ALISE January 2015
  • “Case-based Learning as Pedagogy for Teaching Information Ethics and Improving Future Librarians' Communication for Leadership in a Democratic Society” Poster session. Emporia State University Research and Creativity Day May 1, 2014

 
Bragging rights
Frequently mistaken for a Malaysian biologist.
Education
  • University of Kansas
  • JCCC
  • Emporia State University
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