Author: clarissa

I’m a Daydream Believer

Originally published in The Human in the Machine on August 12, 2017 As I’m writing this, I don’t really remember why I agreed to write a post about productivity. I have a tendency to say yes because I think I should do

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Improving Diversity in Tech Conference Presentation Slides

We talk all the time about the diversity of tech conference speakers. Many conferences aim for having 50% women speakers; other conferences have barely any women at all and make no effort to change that. We talk less often about

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UX of Directional Signs at Border Crossings

I occasionally watch the TV show Border Security and one of the things that always bothers me is when they have someone who was driving in the U.S. near the border without intending to cross into Canada, but took a wrong

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Badass Woman #4: ImeIme Umana

In January, ImeIme Umana was elected the first Black woman president of the Harvard Law Review. A law review is a scholarly journal focusing on legal issues. The editors of the Harvard Law Review are 92 students who are selected

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