December, 2018

 

NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS

http://charlotteskitchendiary.com/tag/which-kenwood-mixer-is-for-me/ ull Tuition / Full Ride and Others   Compilation of large merit awards for National Merit Finalists and Semifinalists Source: http://nmfscholarships.yolasite.com/ Key: NMF: National Merit Finalist NMSF: National Merit Semi-Finalist NMCS: National Merit Commended Student exp: stipend for experiential learning (internship, study abroad, etc., allowable uses vary by college) Full Tuition: covers the cost of tuition for 4 years Full Ride: covers Tuition, Room, and Board for 4 years (may include other benefits as well) Section 1 – Full Tuition or better, no residency required, automatic This is a compilationRead More

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Note on Fowler Nosql Distilled and SJSU CMPE 281 Course

http://charlotteskitchendiary.com/2017/10/08/date-and-walnut-cake-updated-post/ for Cloud Technology course – 2018 Fall The Fowler’s “NoSql Distilled” book is a good tutorial for anyone want to step into the new “polyglot persistence” world.  Before this course, I only focus on the relationship database (RDB), such as mssql, mysql, oracle, etc.  Actually, I did not attend the course lectures in the class. Instead, I follow the syllabus and the labs to finish the course study. I combine the book note and the course lab note here to make a brief tutorial for nosql database. The Book DistilledRead More

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1块屏幕改变命运 贫困地区200多所中学88人考清北

    2018-12-13 09:45:52 来源: 中国青年报(北京)举报 这近乎是两条教育的平行线。 一条线是:成都七中去年30多人被伯克利等国外名校录取,70多人考进了清华北大,一本率超......


Nature’s 10 2018

Ten people who mattered this year. Nature YUAN CAO: Graphene wrangler A PhD student coaxed superconductivity from sheets of atom-thick carbon. BY ELIZABETH GIBNEY Credit: Corinna Kern for Nature Yuan Cao’s teenage years were hardly typical. By age 18, he had already graduated from high school, completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Science and Technology of China in Hefei, and travelled to the United States to begin his PhD. He hasn’t slowed down since: this year, aged just 21, Cao had two papers published on strange behaviour inRead More

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