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👩‍💻 UX Designer ♿ Building inclusive + accessible experiences 🎓 Master's Student @cuatlas 🎮 Teacher, speaker, artist, gamer, nerd

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@brijanp At this point, I don't know if you and I are disagreeing or not and it's 11pm and I'm going to bed and goi… https://t.co/d7eNruf73s @brijanp [GIF: The Office Michael Scott “All I can do right now is out on a brave face.”] https://t.co/HXHezB06gV @brijanp ALSO to be fair, some designers do believe this and it’s been killing my spirit. @brijanp Still relevant https://t.co/9EQUAn1W6v @darianrosebrook I did not resist hahaha @brijanp https://t.co/tBe39N1NRI @round [GIF: The IT Crowd: Moss grabbing popcorn and saying “ok, ok, go.”] https://t.co/tZOfqnD9NWAwesome interactive guide to equal pay, representation, and opportunity in our design industry… https://t.co/Sw7uxtblUp
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12/7
2019
I need to meet the person who uses the react emojis on @zeplin comments https://t.co/6zsgcQ9FYxBlog post idea that I think I have to write now: "What the Simpsons can teach us about Inclusive Design" or something along those lines.This whole thing is gold https://t.co/8blUDsuBsy
12/6
2019
@dequesystems I wouldn't complain those shirts are soft! @NNgroup https://t.co/OdVHc4azTcExcited to be featured in the @dequesystems Axe plugin! Using the beta program today actually, still loving it! A… https://t.co/hvv79JruU5 @rogie 5 star tweet ⭐️2019 has been a fantastic year for me, so much so that people in my life are getting tired of me blasting them with… https://t.co/Gx727TPbCS @yoni @round It has been done.I’m mostly on twitter to see people give @round crap tbh
12/5
2019
Sometimes, when I accidentally say the wrong thing, I imagine I had a set of dialogue options in front of me and I… https://t.co/mlLq5NrI89Excited to be featured in UX Collective and promoted on Medium! And for content I really care about. Take a gander! https://t.co/oM0TfWvXOx @MikeTothWY I have ideas! I want her to have a fun day and to answer any questions she has
12/4
2019
Someone who is interested in being a UX designer is shadowing me next Monday. I just found out, and I'm excited!… https://t.co/vH93y26Cqc"The power of the Web is in its universality. Access by everyone regardless of disability is an essential aspect."… https://t.co/vLr3ySBaeC
Retweeted by Anna E. Cook (she/her) @darianrosebrook How does one obtain such magic?Only 1.6% of Americans' charitable giving goes toward nonprofits helping women and girls https://t.co/kwjy7vg8zh .… https://t.co/vW21FgUVWQ
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12/3
2019
@machinehuman I haven’t but I’m excited to read it! @leincetta Yassss @ScopicEngineer 100% agreed and I was thinking about this while walking to work today. It's a hazard and most of Co… https://t.co/tooNMOyz60The fact that most research papers are published as PDF, but not HTML is a real design and accessibility issue. F… https://t.co/ghedY3rVc4
Retweeted by Anna E. Cook (she/her)I had been wondering how to include the little things I think about every day with others. So I am starting a serie… https://t.co/Qy3MP86c8oEvery designer in a room with other designers https://t.co/WlIcS0S5Cm
12/2
2019
@moby_dickhead Half of the people responding to this clearly don’t get the point. Have a child with a UNIQUE intere… https://t.co/sJTKIWbFQJTurn the volume all the way up. https://t.co/kuXVoJRc31
Retweeted by Anna E. Cook (she/her)All of the products that were inspired by sci-fi, like flip phones, were the things people imagined how to create b… https://t.co/X0qwVkJMCsSci-fi UI is honestly one of my favorite things about movies like Star Wars. Watching the UI change from Phantom M… https://t.co/en5qGnAiXI @damn_gurrrl TIL Apparently, you can still buy Lisa Frank stuff on Amazon. 😂
12/1
2019
@damn_gurrrl That Lisa Frank card is giving me life 🙌🏻 🌈This month marks four years since I started @turingschool. This month I was promoted to Senior Software Engineer.… https://t.co/Ekglk4Kr4y
Retweeted by Anna E. Cook (she/her) @doriantaylor @mulegirl @jwguthrie @ub14 @AnushaJR I’ll resend mine “An organization not understanding what UX is… https://t.co/mJAtZscx5H @mulegirl @jwguthrie @ub14 @AnushaJR Yay! https://t.co/uHZcj6AVfi"It’s a typeface that, at first glance, looks like any other. But it’s been carefully and quirkily designed for peo… https://t.co/9tBdGWsCmb
Retweeted by Anna E. Cook (she/her)I’m playing a game where the switch mechanics differ based on the colors blue and red and ALSO round v square shape… https://t.co/ukvxPYNi5C
11/30
2019
@mulegirl An organization not understanding what UX is before hiring a design team and needing to be educated on wh… https://t.co/HdDq7vBQXShttps://t.co/phL8BQr0xq https://t.co/l8r6GHO3mQ
Retweeted by Anna E. Cook (she/her)I’m thankful that I can remember this very important scene from Star Wars A New Hope in which the storm trooper hit… https://t.co/ZpvRMmaWKLI thought that AR was cool only for online shopping... until I saw a leopard full size in my house, directly from G… https://t.co/vFytbe0bjn
Retweeted by Anna E. Cook (she/her) @KristyT That’s just wrong https://t.co/3Ll8DiWub0My heart goes out to all family IT support this season ❤️🦃 https://t.co/DNciglr129
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11/29
2019
On this day where we glorify Indigenous Genocide, especially, here are several things us non-Natives, who live on t… https://t.co/XbN9zqtYRE
Retweeted by Anna E. Cook (she/her)I keep wondering how kids these days will learn to photoshop https://t.co/KnzXp4ulIP
11/28
2019
In theory, Thanksgiving is great: incredible food, a long weekend and time spent with people you love. But for thos… https://t.co/9ryWHbAxma
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11/26
2019
Remote work is more than a job perk for digital nomads. It’s a life changing opportunity for people with chronic il… https://t.co/nGlQcvUW4z
Retweeted by Anna E. Cook (she/her)Our latest video demonstrates the Firefox Shape Path Editor — how to edit paths for Clip Path or CSS Shapes right i… https://t.co/MnKhC0rk96
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11/25
2019
2009 v 2019 Past Anna would be pretty excited that present Anna lives in the city with two cats and is getting a m… https://t.co/PpGrRxCOPG @emrazz “Toxic femininity” is just internalized misogyny. Femininity in the traditional sense is a part of the patr… https://t.co/wd3CnsU5z4
11/24
2019
"The survey asked what the benefits were to having a diverse staff, and the No. 1 answer, given by 81 percent of th… https://t.co/32lm6SR5V5He or she: - awkward - enforces false binary - invented recently by angry humorless grammarians - people don't actu… https://t.co/nmbdhIr9jl
Retweeted by Anna E. Cook (she/her) @boop Feels like they’re being a bit hard on Emma. Like her lashes are fierce
11/22
2019
Ive been seeing a lot of great work from Ellevest. Really impressed https://t.co/fM5ToIrSk0 @DannPetty Right @Altricad 6 Indian imports isn’t a diverse team though. And the thing is that there is a strong business case for d… https://t.co/xbZI3xYpe7 @H4N4W4LT I don’t know you that well but based purely on your dog pictures yesMy classmates keep telling me they want a YouTube channel in which I rant about systemic issues aggressively. Which… https://t.co/O3TyE9zxP1
11/21
2019
Good questions! I wrote a little bit about this actually, skip to the section "Why have a diverse team"… https://t.co/hAvTbG5wbUMeritocracy is just an elegant way of justifying and perpetuating systemic bias. [GIF: New Girl "I hope you like… https://t.co/rAXEZNV4CTMeritocracy fails to account for the systemic issues that affect our ability to achieve. It doesn't account for the… https://t.co/S3zoNGxbmsIn STEM communities especially, merit-based hiring is a common excuse for teams who lack diversity. The idea is tha… https://t.co/Mxo5NGWudiI have friends who ask how to hire diversely then get annoyed with the answers. A common response I get is "I shoul… https://t.co/d7vL0sIwks
11/20
2019
"Design fiction lies at the intersection of future studies and design where the time frame of the future is much lon… https://t.co/ptDd8m0dD3• A prototype can change the world because in interventions it allows people to experience a situation that did not… https://t.co/QIm8mxivdS• Prototypes confront theories because instantiating one typically forces those involved to consider several overla… https://t.co/wcFV6TH6NYThe Power of Prototypes: • Prototypes evoke a focused discussion in a team because the phenomenon is ‘on the table… https://t.co/hmhAjmyYO1 @KeziyahL This thread is everything that's been bothering me about companies who think it's a trust issue. 🙌 In thi… https://t.co/ovqo5b7rBGRemote work makes work more accessible: for people with disabilities, for people with mental health issues, for peo… https://t.co/Kd6pjEWi8X
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11/19
2019
Design Twitter seems to have a lot of opinions and a lot of time to tweet them.
11/18
2019
@xdesro That is gluten free gimme
11/17
2019
6 years ago, I made fun of people who are gluten free. I grew out of that crappy attitude but the karmic powers tha… https://t.co/YQkQfh37S6 @xdesro Hulk HOGan
11/16
2019
the new photoshop icon is amazing https://t.co/ZmRysNsh8z
Retweeted by Anna E. Cook (she/her) @tunnelscreech Well, at least now I know its a bigger problem than my multiple accounts. Looking at it on my work c… https://t.co/aw1ef9exe7 @tunnelscreech I've been dealing with this too, I think it is possible that it is because I have two different mean… https://t.co/HMJYQz0v0oBlind engineer builds a SMART cane that has Google Maps, Bluetooth, and a sensory device https://t.co/Yjt6cZTJTL via @pos_outlooksThe article @mmaggeler wrote about Narwhal is truly great journalism: https://t.co/uUsUCgJUT6
11/15
2019
I pay extra rent for two cats and they just hang out and hunt mice for the building owners. Meanwhile, I can hear a… https://t.co/YPHzDuxq1LSTEM Role Models Posters — In 7 Additional Languages by Nevertheless https://t.co/G9lXcY4Bj9There's no magical sudden fix to make a workplace inclusive. You as an individual human need to be more inclusive &… https://t.co/WevUVpPrIm
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11/14
2019
If you're wondering how hard it is to be in school fulltime and working fulltime I spent half of my day wearing bot… https://t.co/MpOP2LIps4If you haven't read the $300 Million Button by @jmspool do: https://t.co/jCQnyz8QOT"Go into user testing with sincere empathy. Expect nothing from it, just observe." -Kevin Cook, AmazonI totally agree. If you’re sharing videos as a way to convey information it’s a great practice to have a transcript… https://t.co/0Hp8NkjOIq @ThomasJTobin @bendevane @JD_Dillon @hypervisible @keeta @laurapasquini @katalinwargo @treymartindale I got it and… https://t.co/1qOlYwy48s
11/13
2019
Finishing off my day at @WomenImpactTech ! https://t.co/YuADgdcMv6I'm at Designing an Accessibility Culture For Workplace Inclusion with @NinaBaliga and @cabuchsy leading! Loving th… https://t.co/YuWdCex5daMy talk is live from the DVLP DNVR conference! Thanks to @dvlpdnvr for recording it and sharing! Take a gander: https://t.co/b4ydxs8jfzEvery time you assume a woman is not technical, an angel investor loses their wings 💔👼🏼
Retweeted by Anna E. Cook (she/her)is this UI or UX will a man please explain https://t.co/LYvZHrz8dz
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11/12
2019
@rektide @round “only a sith deals in absolutes” is an absolute 😂 @round https://t.co/nToYvsWgUJ @gab17ron Regardless, I’m sorry you’re going through this. I know my insight might not help much, but I can honestl… https://t.co/wPffBm67ZC @gab17ron I hate to say I have experience in this, but I do. Honestly, even when I’ve bluntly said it, people tend… https://t.co/5eCUH6GLOq
11/11
2019

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