Why Worry? Pray instead

Do you ever worry over the littlest things? I know I have, but these days a much bigger issue is weighing heavily on my mind. I am very worried about my friend, who is very ill, and for their beloved family. While worrying is a natural human behavior, but it won't change the situation. A… Continue reading Why Worry? Pray instead

Service Learning

This semester’s Mercy College's Faculty Conference day was about the importance of Service Learning and how to incorporate it into the classroom. In theory, it is learning is a cognitive process that takes place in a social context and can occur purely through observation or direct instruction, even in the absence of motor reproduction or… Continue reading Service Learning

Praying For Unity

Never mind the gov’t circus today, I am posting the photo below because of what's actually literally in the photo. It's the Gwynn Oak Amusement Park’s Carousel, which happens to be my biological family legacy in Washington, D.C. (Source: Carroll County Times Newspaper) Life is a Merry-Go-Round... and I am proud of the change from… Continue reading Praying For Unity

IBM Watson & Puppies

My CISC 120 classes will have the privilege of meeting guest speaker Lorraine Trapani from IBM Watson and Keaton her trained guide dog. The students will learn about IBM’s New2Blue program and the partnership between IBM Watson and Guiding Eyes for the Blind (GEB). IBM Watson is collecting a lot of statistical data on puppies… Continue reading IBM Watson & Puppies

Showers of Blessings

Have you ever had bad weather damped your plans? Today, it is raining causing outdoor activities to be brought indoors or completely canceled. Yet, we need the rain for the grass and our gardens to grow. My guess is that the local farmers are happy for the rain to produce a good harvest for this… Continue reading Showers of Blessings

Voice Of The Customer

This week's marketing questions are: What is ATAR - why is it an important tool for sales management? In Chapter 11, ATAR model is used to by sales management to determine forecasting market shares (Crawford, C. M. & Benedetto, C. A. D., 2015, p. 262). It helps to discover not just who might purchase a… Continue reading Voice Of The Customer