Hi, I'm Daniel—Computer Science student, web developer, and aspiring writer living in Auckland, New Zealand.
After a successful first quarter at the University of Auckland, I’m thankful to be able to spend a few quiet days at home, and reflect on my experiences so far—before it all kicks off again in a couple of weeks’ time. Rather than giving a long-winded recap of my first five weeks of study, I…Continue Reading
Here are a few photos taken during my first week as an Auckland resident and University student. For the full written account, have a read of my first blog post as a blogger for The Inside Word — a student blog written by an awesome team of ten University of Auckland freshers (first year students). More words and photos…Continue Reading
“I like the feeling of it,” Schembari said, reading under natural light in a campus atrium, his smartphone next to him. “I like holding it. It’s not going off. It’s not making sounds.” Textbook makers, bookstore owners and college student surveys all say millennials still strongly prefer print for pleasure and learning, a bias that…Continue Reading