For the past seven weeks I’ve been taking the course « Information Technology and Informatics (ITI). » While undeniably « interesting » sounding it also has that special ability to simultaneously sound like the gauging of eyeballs — what is this informatics nonsense you speak of?
Now before I get carried away on the magic carpet ride that is ITI, let me give you some back story. I signed up for ITI for the same reasons that many college students sign up for any given course — it’s going to satisfy those pesky core requirements. Sure there was some level of interest, but no real personal investment. And really, I had no idea what I had gotten myself into. My first instinct was that this course was going to have computers. Programming? Maybe. Technology? Check. Information? More than my brain could ever comprehend.
The summer before the semester started I told everyone about this elusive…
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