Jena at PDC

Posts by Jena J


January 28, 2019

My name is Jena, and I'm a PPW major. I haven't quite figured out what exactly I want to do with my degree, but I think that coding is a useful skill to have, so I'm taking this class a ... [Read More]

Artist Statement and Pittsburgh Dataset Project

January 30, 2019

For my essay, I wrote about the abundance of restaurants on Pitt’s campus and the necessity for health and safety inspections at those restaurants. As a Pitt student who spends most of my tim ... [Read More]

Update 1: Proposal and Initial Curriculum

February 08, 2019

For my self-guided skills project, I'm hoping to create a website that helps me to put together a portfolio of photographs. The main focal area of this project will be web design - particularly ... [Read More]

Update 2: Skills Project

February 15, 2019

1. What was your initial project focus? How have you revised it so far? Provide examples pertaining to narrowed scope of your project and added specificity.

Inititally, I ... [Read More]

Update 3: Skills Project

February 22, 2019

After the past 20-40 hours I've spent on this self-guided skills project over the last few weeks, I can honestly say that I've learned a lot, and I'm actually really proud of what I pro ... [Read More]

Update 4: Learning Log and Final Webpage

February 25, 2019

This assignment has taught more patience than I thought I was capable of. It was definitely frustrating at times. Typically, I like to give myself a little time and space away from the source of my ... [Read More]

Team Project Personal Reflection

April 20, 2019

The inception of this project came about fairly easily. Robert, Betty, and I all enjoy watching movies, so when Robert suggested looking into some of the most highly rated movies in the film indust ... [Read More]


Reflection and Revision Portfolio

April 25, 2019

In my Pittsburgh Dataset webpage, I inserted a bar graph I’d made on to depict the number of health inspections infractions incurred for restaurants in the Oakland area over a five-ye ... [Read More]