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/Fay-lee-nuh/ @Felienne Leiden, the Netherlands

Running: marathons, computer programs, the computer science education MSc program @VUamsterdam, the @hedycode language and the PERL research group @unileiden

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Joined Twitter 1/16/09


A customer has just bought a 2021 calendar. Sir, we admire your optimism.
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/This is a smart, simple way to break zoom monotony, and I’ll try it. https://t.co/ihi4wzNpCc
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Don't miss this talk!! https://t.co/VPQDJEP1qDNot sure who to thank for this, but it’s brilliant. Volume up. https://t.co/q4OjWl4XXx
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8/12
2020
The Computer Science Education journal will have a special issue that only accepts replication studies, published a… https://t.co/2bfOYVJrLj
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/I, for one, am also thrilled about 4 years of Maya Rudolph SNL appearances.
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/ @ffoers Haha wut? Doesn't Google Translate help?Also... next year it is finally time to sell the 9th graders on the best programming tool mankind has ever seen...… https://t.co/wZ3fifjgMQResearch shows that students can't self-regulate their learning well until they know *what* to self-regulate. They… https://t.co/ox6KkMfbMr
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/I know we all love to count papers and stuff, but where on my resume do I share that lessons from the (free and ope… https://t.co/BTfAQACQi3If it’s Kamala, please spare a thought for all of us who will now be shamed at Indian family reunions for being nei… https://t.co/XkwHnyAuqw
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/capitalism frames "the economy" like some kind of vengeful god that must be satiated, with blood if necessary, lest… https://t.co/zIKnGLPi5m
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Nope. There are no problems in tech! 🙄 None at all... 2 women entrepreneurs who invented a fake male cofounder say… https://t.co/DDGyD0pRTM
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/It’s really really important that we make academic work available to the public. We’ve done this by creating a sepa… https://t.co/4H2L7dZDJs
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/How do we make academic writing more interesting and easier to understand for a lay audience, while not losing the… https://t.co/2FzCZBkAlH
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/This paper shows the rise of American entrepreneurship in NYC relied on exploiting unpaid labor. In the 1700s, the… https://t.co/aYIKyzotuu
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8/11
2020
getting gpt-3 to generate poetry on command seemed like a good idea at the time https://t.co/PBwtEUKNuS https://t.co/aAFCVxM6L8
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Spreadsheets are the best programming language in the history of computing. @Felienne
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/ @OScharenborg @komenskypost Haha, nice! Deze verhalen worden vast zeldzamer dus iedereen met telefoon en/of GPS-hor… https://t.co/j2x2FvVIOpIt is still a bit quiet in the university without students, so I had time to describe another mistake I made on the… https://t.co/wvkt9BmNK7Wrote a little something about a wicked running adventure in what would become my final foreign trip in 2020 (in Du… https://t.co/6BIfcPh6FfJust having a very normal morning where I cry about how cute these egg cakes are https://t.co/wqMDTl06ex
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Applying for the Microsoft Research Ada Lovelace Fellowship? I have some tips to help you get started based on my o… https://t.co/ET5gazdKTD
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/With in-person meetings gone, we need new ways to find new ideas. Fortunately, Twitter can make you more innovative… https://t.co/Ki6oxgU5ak
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Psst, the fact everyone is applauding New Zealand (a country of 5 million), going 100 days w/o new covid cases but… https://t.co/rT0f6UjFYL
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8/10
2020
@s_baltes On the other hand, I'd say that Excel and Libre Office, while in a sense having the same requirements, al… https://t.co/KuNmksHOCA @chthonicdaemon I think that is a lot of what people do in spreadsheets too. Only about half of them have formulas, we found! @sdowney @MartinMoene Yeah it is a total mystery why people use that amazing piece of machinery! You might want to… https://t.co/a4QZntLS1o @sdowney @MartinMoene Yeah man I know, I literally wrote a book on it 🤣 @robsmallshire Yes and also because there are several cases in which this *is* the desired behaviorOr because it is "free" (as in: available on many work computers by default?) Or is it because Excel is a sort of '… https://t.co/ffhSUL5fL9It is extremely tempting to use this as a stick to hit either scientists that do this with, or Excel itself. Howeve… https://t.co/f6ec9sgujcman goes to doctor. says he's depressed. says work is overwhelming. everything is disorganized, swamped with bureau… https://t.co/Sa6z178oB7
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/this feels like the bro startup world: first disrupt the market, then the government tries to "fix"it https://t.co/OKBO0M1oku
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Its (normally) academic conference season, and I fear the many cancellations are going to hurt future innovation. T… https://t.co/BzMw435KJX
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Disabled people really have to ARGUE about why we need plastics to live but yall really can't do yoga at home??? https://t.co/GF0hzd7LMC
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8/9
2020
Seems like my previous pinned tweet, which announced the publication of my upcoming book on white male privilege an… https://t.co/929lWTGhPN
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Great example of how these aren't "language models", they're speech regurgitators. https://t.co/2PircvgIr6
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Us whenever a social media platform is down https://t.co/iJxTFnQ65c
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Duolingo avant la lettre https://t.co/kOTcMknppsJust do take home exams. Do not do Cop Pedagogy. https://t.co/sAv4ktUL6J
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8/8
2020
@j19sch For the Matrix and its underlying theme, see thread. The concept I am referring to is redpilled, which anti… https://t.co/33uPbMocF8I cannot even begin to imagine the pain the Wachowski's must feel about a central concept from their movies being a… https://t.co/yNbatykzsIwhen i was in school my buddy got a piercing in the very top of her ear. she hid it under her hair, but a nun clock… https://t.co/Ny0tPq8Nxa
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/There I was, a young female researcher who was asked to pitch in about making the university better, literally begg… https://t.co/A3m5J5JrHt @SaskiaSlotboom @de_ingenieur Thanks!!! Ik blijf m'n best doen 💪I could name a few examples but this one event where a university board member laughted at me when I was on stage p… https://t.co/HOYaE571lrGetting scolded hard for pointing out sexism and racism. https://t.co/gdJQzZ6JFJWe are in @NEMOamsterdam today doing an experiment with children in real life instead of digitally!! So excited aft… https://t.co/aK81VdhrdIJust because YOU can handle harsh comments does not mean they belong in code reviews.
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/ @bltroutwine CapitalismTHREAD: why the notion that MSG is bad for you is a racist hoax and needlessly deprived us of so much deliciousness… https://t.co/8ANKfZ8gcl
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/This is such a great piece of advice! https://t.co/PrUwjvSHK2Next time you get mad about this new phenomena of people getting cancelled, that clearly was invented by the left i… https://t.co/WfVLYQNU9r
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8/7
2020
@opeispo @AndreasStefik Ow that would be amazing! Keep me posted? @opeispo @AndreasStefik Any chance there is a recording of this available for non-attendees? 🙏RIP Fran Allen, one of the true pioneers of computer science. https://t.co/8wEzAqvh6E
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Imagine being a major news organization and reporting this as if it's some kind of new breakthrough in journalism.… https://t.co/DjVws4TNSm
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/I have just found out about the Sydney Annual Duck Fashion Show https://t.co/gOdiKj1Pad
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8/6
2020
Is it better to indent your code from left to right or right to left? Been hearing different opinions https://t.co/Rzf7rltfsy
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Sometimes research we do is used in entirely unexpected ways. @levellearning is doing amazing work teaching prisone… https://t.co/7eNJYNx7IR @jdegoes We can't Coq our way to an inclusive community @jdegoes And the thing you still do not get is that to include all people, we must exclude harmful voices. I guess… https://t.co/UBsKbmJ80o @jdegoes I too have made these mistakes. Can you believe I organized a conference with an all male, all white lineu… https://t.co/OtTMRsQVMF @jdegoes And while I appreciate your remarks about my work, the most productive thing I can do for the community is… https://t.co/HA76BoAvMV @jdegoes Not that he spoke there alone, that by itself was still somewhat defendable even, and could have been root… https://t.co/A4aUvtizV1 @tjaskula @jdegoes Don't think you still will want to ask @jdegoes for advice on anything. There are non-bigot sour… https://t.co/e0abAq3BPq @DiederikJekel Natuurlijk niet :( Dit is een 'pilot' en die zijn in Nederland niet bedoeld om te kijken of iets wer… https://t.co/ELgHXn0CJM
8/5
2020
Dating as a senior grad student and a woman be like "hey, I like you, how would you like to move with me to some un… https://t.co/zohKx5LW9X
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Evaluating scientists based on citations "incentivizes incremental work over exploration and scientific play, which… https://t.co/grwKpUsM0H
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/ @DavyLandman @Tamardoorduin Ja is wel amazing maar niet zo makkelijk leesbaar vond ik. Zeker in het begin is het ec… https://t.co/EM4ZsWt3U3wow,,,, really makes you think https://t.co/sY9A6YvFWG
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Do you read, develop, and search for code?🔍Know Java & Python? Have 45 minutes? Participate in our study on code sn… https://t.co/5XDXY3dQVM
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/So @google, in so doing you will produce a generation of disposable developers who will have no understanding of th… https://t.co/RpiTeFFYpj
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Elon Musk when the government wants to help poor people vs. Elon Musk who can get his hands on Dutch government mon… https://t.co/iRM9B3k0bb
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/ @SchmagaHimself @pconrad @stilkov @S_Hanenberg Haha yeah Stefan is the guy who made me interested in doing these studies in the first place!
8/4
2020
@BaronVonLeskis Thanks! Don't have a precise release date yet but it will be somewhere in 2021. @BaronVonLeskis That is a great question! My reasoning was that [0] is "easiest access". f.e. in a const list or li… https://t.co/U3j3zUYJJHOyster Heist: a group of oysters get together to raid Tiffany’s and take back all the stolen pearls. Make this film and I will watch it.
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/ @cvoxel I do!Clearly working on my book is better than starting to do email 😓😓😓 https://t.co/Hr0BCNPfoRThree week holiday is over (longest I ever took since '08, maybe this virus thing does have tiny tiny upsides...) s… https://t.co/fSx3TQs9MPDoes anybody know a company like this, preferably around Münster, Germany? Asking for a friend. https://t.co/ZuKCqbxzN0
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Antonić found a name for his computer: the Galaksija. The limits of its 4K of memory forced many idiosyncratic desi… https://t.co/WJYc8GDW5Z
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8/3
2020
Life imitates art. I present to you, “the creation of turtle” 😂🐢 KR https://t.co/wuYg26l3ws
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Alright friends, if you could recommend one (1) book to someone just starting grad school, what book would it be?
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/ @kwouters1 Yeah last time I did way too much in the two weeks after and I was sore for a long time. Sometimes rest is best!
8/2
2020
Important truth about creativity: people who are good at coming up with lots of ideas also come up with the best id… https://t.co/OSXtdJgaGT
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Words of wisdom https://t.co/nBS1VI9OY8
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8/1
2020
@AustinCorgiBart Well I guess than all of POPL is bad CS? 🤣 I pitched the idea of more human centric PL design to a… https://t.co/QT0PlHbWE5And I doubted for a few minutes whether I would even share this here, because I am worried that people will come in… https://t.co/rlC3cydt1zWhen I was midway through my PhD, a very senior and quite famous CS professor said to me (in a room full of other r… https://t.co/ThUVGeGSPF
7/31
2020
Great series of posts from @guzdial: "...if I made my class harder, so students have to struggle more to figure out… https://t.co/ElFCJ4KpDh
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/A friend's male assistant is a fake email account she runs because people called her "difficult" and "impossible" f… https://t.co/Y7ABMSRrea
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Python got static types & data classes, getting pattern matching JS got static types Java got lambdas, type infer… https://t.co/Rzf5ZHN6OL
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/Tenure is good because it gives academics the job security to take risks like publishing a book synthesizing the literature
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7/30
2020
Like @cfiesler, I've gotten a lot of "It's not the algorithm, it's the training data" explanations/responses over t… https://t.co/HOMx5FMBQA
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/"Developers at Microsoft spend a significant amount of their time on code reviews." https://t.co/5L6ilBJ0C1 via @mgreiler
Retweeted by /Fay-lee-nuh/ @tkphd @lexnederbragt A similarly testable exercise, for example counting all word occurrences in a text file, does a better job at that. @tkphd @lexnederbragt That all is true, but there is the underlying assumption that students know that they want to… https://t.co/pg3lxjRVj1
7/29
2020

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