The Autodidact and The University

So. As some of you may know, I am currently attending university. And to be honest, it’s not going well. Not well at all.

I’m not following the lectures, I’m not really passionate about the project I am working on for “school”. I would much stay home, and work.

But society demands that I get an education, (or rather the 40k DKK a month average start salary does) and so I find myself struggling with how to complete this shit.

During a conversation about this, my father asked me: “Well, how’d you learn PHP” and the answer is: I taught myself. Off of the internet.

So who the fuck is to say I can’t do the same thing with University, at least for this semester?

Here goes everything!


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Well, I went ahead and did it

So, for the last, well, since I started university, I have felt out of place in it. It taught me concepts, but not how to apply them, it taught me algorithms, but not why they were important in a specific case, it taught me to break down... Continue →