Student Profile: Stephen Swisher, Digital Technology and Cultures

Published January 5, 2018 at 2:01 PM PST

Steven Swisher, '18 Digital Technology and Cultures

My name is Stephen Swisher and I’m in the DICE program at Seattle University. My wife Kristi and I are from actually the small town name Dowagiac in Southwestern Lower Michigan, very close to Lake Michigan actually, maybe an hour and a half outside of Chicago. We have our son Kellan and currently, I work for Amazon Corporate downtown.

 

My Start to Finish Review of the Seattle University Web Development Certificate – Weeks 10-13

Published December 22, 2017 at 3:12 PM PST

A student's hands typing on a laptop keyboard

This week I finished up coding up the imaginary product page and the final version is at http://charlessipe.github.io/wats1010-product-page/ . I also finished up a 1,000-word reflection/research paper on how WordPress switched to a JavaScript-powered user dashboard and how it affects the future of JavaScript development. We are required to create a research artifact so I created an explainer video using the screen recorder from QuickTime Player and I published it to YouTube.

 

Hone Digital Skills to Keep Your Career on Point

Published December 15, 2017 at 3:12 PM PST

Jobs requiring advanced digital skills offer 38% higher wages.

What is holding you back from advancing in your profession? For many people, it is the lack of the advanced digital skills needed to compete and thrive in the 21st-century workplace.