One goal during your degree is to know about key persons and their work in computing. Joel Spolsky is one person you should know about.
Read his blog post on Advice for Computer Science College Students and write you own blog post with reflections about this. Be sure to use the tag #WSQ10 in your post and I recommend promoting it to Twitter with that tag AND the course tag of #TC201
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