This post hopes to answer the question on the minds of every high school student interested in engineering: “How much can I expect to make as a [Aerospace, Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Environmental, Electrical, etc] engineer?”

I’ve summarized the key statistics in the “Summary” section, but you’re welcome to view the…

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Today we’ll be using PyAutoGUI to open a new chrome tab, log in to an email account, write a draft, then send it. This is the second part of the GUI automation tutorial series, so check out the first tutorial if you don’t already have experience with Python and PyAutoGUI…

I ran into Python installation issues enough times to feel like writing about it, hopefully so someone else can solve theirs.

One issue that comes up pretty frequently when you have multiple versions of Python on one computer is the following:

You type “pip install” to install a new package:

pip install

Behavioral interviews are a natural part of any formal hiring process. Everyone coming out of college will have to do a few of them. …

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Today we’ll introduce a series of tutorials. This first one is beginner-friendly and anyone with a computer and internet connection should be able to get through it. Definitely let me know if the pacing of this is too slow, too fast, too much info, or not enough info. I’ll take…

This is a short glossary entry on encapsulation. Encapsulation is a fancy word for data hiding. Data hiding is fancy talk for building code so that someone can just type English words to use it, lowering the chance that people use your code wrong.¹

Here’s an example in Javascript you…

I’m sure everyone has their own experiences with career fairs, both good and bad. But let’s be honest, they might as well call it the “apply online fair.” Even in this pandemic, it’s still a pretty low quality experience.

It really is more of a marketing fair. Companies pay the…

I remember when I was doing my ECE homework back in college and how the methods we were taught on making a Bode plot were rather clunky and difficult to remember. The textbooks weren’t much help and I couldn’t find a good explanation online. Today, we’ll go over how to…

William W

Electrical Engineering UIUC, 2015–2019. Software developer and cofounder of a startup.

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