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Lara Schenck @laras126 Pittsburgh, PA

Write-only Twitter with blog posts #BlackLivesMatter

924 Following   4,195 Followers   3,508 Tweets

Joined Twitter 3/5/09


Podcast Recommendation: Cite Black Women @citeblackwomen Listened to 3 episodes today and learned a ton. https://t.co/3mKY4MMiy8
7/5
2020
Non-Zero Days, Antiracism Edition: Days 29 – 38 https://t.co/0vjJzrExfX
7/4
2020
Some thoughts about what lasts, and what doesn't (for me) https://t.co/kxzOVNe2ET
7/2
2020
Bye, Twitter - I’m logging out. Follow me for posts from my blog. https://t.co/7rg4tUO7TQPerfect https://t.co/hOXct5fSrpBut now the irony is that I have to update my profile to reflect this write-only decision. What should my profile p… https://t.co/TEeNeG5xnzI have this sort of struggle about Twitter every 3 months. Yeah. I’m done. This is just not the medium for me.Idea (because I am live tweeting my internal debate, why not): maybe, instead of updating my Twitter persona which… https://t.co/mUWfTSf00xFor the past years Twitter has been mostly write-only for me (and prob will continue to be) but generally, my onlin… https://t.co/xVPXSZdujNThis is happening on Twitter for me - working on changes https://t.co/H1YJcCYm8jIt'll be the 100th issue anniversary of Diversify Tech's newsletter in a couple of weeks. 🎉 It would be pretty awe… https://t.co/5lMWvqCzIe
Retweeted by Lara SchenckYou Want a Confederate Monument? My Body Is a Confederate Monument by @caroranwill. "If there are those who want to… https://t.co/SpzD8pNqxt
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Retweeted by Lara Schenck◻️ To-do - Arrest Breonna Taylor’s murderers (and countless others) - Abolish police ✅ Done - Posted Black squares… https://t.co/VUqznZaB23
Retweeted by Lara Schenckreal talk: v close to deleting all of these tweets but I will not 😣One difference is “not inclusive” encompasses many characteristics of people, not only race. I’m feel like “not inc… https://t.co/KeoE7UDQlAAnother thought I had is that maybe calling the ad racist is too harsh, if the only issue is the kids selected for… https://t.co/XpbvMVlTj9If I could edit this tweet, I would remove “I want to let you know” at the beginning. I now think it sounds white s… https://t.co/AEIg5sHzZP @SuccessStartsPA I want to let you know there is a racist ad @ the Advance Auto Parts bus stop on S. Beatty Ave. in… https://t.co/feYoyZXKhF
6/28
2020
📝 Thoughts on personal websites and full-time jobs / https://t.co/MBYQsyQ3cT v4 https://t.co/hJZ9G453ZK
6/27
2020
Do you and your friends want to get better at CSS? I'm offering a handful of hour-long CSS tutorials or AMAs. Rules… https://t.co/HVKitXUCfy
Retweeted by Lara SchenckIt was never a choice. "Tech" never excited me, but HTML & CSS have this wild vision for audience control. I came… https://t.co/oXPOgnNYow
Retweeted by Lara SchenckA new #CSS drawing 😁 #100DaysOfCode #CodeNewbie #HTML https://t.co/qCBX0Y3mFw
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6/26
2020
Pittsburgh Without Police Fund: A temporary mutual aid effort for young folks working to make Pittsburgh a police-f… https://t.co/9DKV0k4Swl
6/25
2020
📝 Non-Zero Days, Antiracism Edition: Days 21 – 28 https://t.co/z1DMjncaMlThis is the first page at PMC published with Gutenberg. It's been a trip. Major thanks to my teammates @ro_cabisonhttps://t.co/ToVzpoVcPU
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6/24
2020
Non-Zero Days, Antiracism Edition / Days 10 – 20 https://t.co/PKH2QgwvCN
6/16
2020
Looking to round up #Juneteenth events happening in Pittsburgh this weekend. Please let me know of any 👇🏾
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6/15
2020
@likaluca all about love by bell hooks!
6/10
2020
Sometimes writing bad CSS is the appropriate choice. The important part is to be able to distinguish it from the good CSS.
6/9
2020
📝 Non-Zero Days, Antiracism Edition / Days 8 - 9 https://t.co/2RZlS3nLod
6/6
2020
📝 Non-Zero Days, Antiracism Edition / Days 6 – 7 https://t.co/3gji9mWpJG
6/5
2020
My employer is matching donations from employees to #BlackLivesMatter-focused charities – if you are employed at a… https://t.co/Vr57SQF6nc
6/3
2020
Proud of my team https://t.co/FSR9KohlAg
Retweeted by Lara Schenck📝 Non-Zero Days, Antiracism Edition / Days 1 - 5 https://t.co/l3yVaiEOFWThis was a moment. Don’t really know what else to say. #PittsburghProtests https://t.co/z4JThag39t
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6/2
2020
📝Link (plus a thought): 75 Things People Can Do For Racial Justice https://t.co/M8gRAvceZUhere’s a thread of black small businesses that were destroyed that you can donate to to help rebuild:
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5/31
2020
If you are a parent/auntie/uncle/grandparent, pls talk to the kids in your life abt race. Start v young. My friend… https://t.co/Tv57wFHoM7
Retweeted by Lara SchenckIn Memory of Tony Mcdade https://t.co/SuA3DqbPrfFor those who are interested in research-based solutions to stop police violence, here’s what you need to know - ba… https://t.co/SoXi1hG3kA
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5/30
2020
Sing it, sister! https://t.co/4rvKepIB5G
5/20
2020
📝 What, exactly, is a pipeline? [WiH] https://t.co/HvVVLkh70F
5/12
2020
📝 The One True Way https://t.co/x4RUfZ3lmo
5/8
2020
bread + adventure = breadventure https://t.co/sRJhpiKIm3 https://t.co/WRj7nWLHkI
5/1
2020
📝 What is a CSS algorithm? https://t.co/sS3CiJTY0c
4/17
2020
🔥 The Firefox dev tools changes tab shows you the CSS you have removed and added from what was loaded on the page. https://t.co/RkBqdOnlRU
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4/2
2020
Marvelous talk (or read, I read it) and, as a reminder: You Are Here ✖️ H/T @aaronmorekin https://t.co/VnZBKNxuVq
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3/29
2020
Pittsburgh / “hell with the lid taken off” https://t.co/aZ55NM39fq https://t.co/al1GKv9J0t
3/28
2020
Ready for another party? Excited to team up with @MichelleObama's @WhenWeAllVote this Wed. Starting at 6:30pm ET on… https://t.co/pHKVRXPT5e
Retweeted by Lara SchenckIn this tough time, music can comfort us and bring us together. That’s why I can't wait for the @WhenWeAllVotehttps://t.co/AvfYEGgAWM
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3/24
2020
Recorded the first half of my introduction lecture of my Psychology of Programming lecture for @UniversiteitNL, so… https://t.co/D6hjhT48Yt
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3/23
2020
📝Designgineering Chronicles: Swan Song The final installment of a series documenting my journey starting our desig… https://t.co/xesMBYB9Mk
3/16
2020
This holographic monster would love to be on the back of your phone https://t.co/khvueP32Yl https://t.co/iY8A7JuGEe
3/13
2020
@mauteri STRONG SAME @chriscoyier Support for min(), max(), and clamp() has been added to Nightly a few days ago. Just tried it – and it… https://t.co/DrFhQ6GC2r
Retweeted by Lara Schenck @aaronjorbin How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi – required reading for humans! https://t.co/uEaLErcvds
3/6
2020
More context: Yes, math is *useful* and sometimes even required in many tech roles(like ML/AI) Yet so many studen… https://t.co/8onR8llwuJ
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3/4
2020
Monthly Monster + Blog Posts #2 - https://t.co/LnbkLlc4XP https://t.co/bqbJZDjH1x
2/29
2020
Hey WordPress + CSS enthusiasts! There is a weekly meeting for chatting about CSS in WordPress Core on Thursdays at… https://t.co/qSpkmVGLbYLast day to get early bird tickets! Gooooo get em! https://t.co/WA9eyljf4A
Retweeted by Lara SchenckLooking for something fun and educational to do? Something where you can network, grab some swag and learn a lot, t… https://t.co/vVcm0zYMRh
Retweeted by Lara Schenck📝 Thoughts on how we write CSS (Twitter thread as blog post) https://t.co/BmfG7QKZTI
2/26
2020
@markconroy Yes absolutely!!! They are basically for @frontendunited :D📝 Extremely cute 'box programmer' stickers / new personal card! The middle peels off to be your own sticker.… https://t.co/LMqPbyI2ra
2/24
2020
📝 A design system win and small update (written in relative haste) https://t.co/Wa7E3Dew7p
2/23
2020
@murb Ugh, sometimes I wish it was that easy! But then I guess design systems wouldn't be as exciting and fun :)I think about mental models all the time after watching this talk by @natalyathree! Such an important concept! https://t.co/9d3SzdlSkqExciting summer travel for me! I'll be speaking at @frontendunited in Minsk in May, and then running the Leiden mar… https://t.co/hMONdj1KfUBut is it required? https://t.co/BSBO2XBj9oLove this so much!! https://t.co/PMF4XXbLq7If you use CSS and/or JS: I made a 1-page survey that shows off some of my mockups for potential new Firefox DevTo… https://t.co/DRkAHSdexM
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2/21
2020
Something else that's hard here is that the internet is FULL of bad explanations of computer concepts that almost s… https://t.co/Gj6e3ccfNT
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2/19
2020
Very relevant note for design system languages! From my current #lunchtime read - https://t.co/aZnk6MvgcT by… https://t.co/o1A6WVAF2h @ollicle @elisabethirg and maintainability over time/through multiple update cycles - the code sample could be pass… https://t.co/2DloYjW9EF @ollicle @elisabethirg Ohh good idea! Quality in terms of performance and design coherence, and even selection of a… https://t.co/tDJVZFjM8r
2/14
2020
💡A study comparing the usability of plain CSS, a CSS utility library, and CSS-in-JS for developers of differing exp… https://t.co/FoPmmeWRWo⭐️ https://t.co/LRjI4L5DGe @betsythemuffin I have done some experiments into what a CSS unit test might look like, but need to revisit: https://t.co/1k5u9yrlWL @betsythemuffin Ahhhh this occupies much, much of my brain power! https://t.co/MfGT5je7uyI know people think the CSSWG / browser makers don’t care about Container Queries (Element Queries / whatever it mi… https://t.co/wpBErqSm08
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2/13
2020
@mjzorick Yayyy MJ! they are lucky to have you!! 💜💙
2/12
2020
@RyanDejaegher + @natalyathree learned about this via the design systems slack! https://t.co/h4LLGRPOkeA shockingly small amount of CSS is this repo of CSS layout patterns! But definitely interesting! https://t.co/JUtycO1VGoReminder to appreciate and reflect on YOURSELF as often as you may tend to worry ☺️
Retweeted by Lara Schenck @natalyathree Ya me too lolA taxonomy of design systems – does this exist? Are design systems categorized? Can they be categorized?
2/11
2020
Ten Commandments for Automated Testing https://t.co/5DuxjhtgX4 https://t.co/jFN9XbIe3x
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2/10
2020
@michaelhilton Yess!! ❤️❤️
2/9
2020
Pittsburgh friends: check out this workshop series on anti-racism by @pghfreethoughthttps://t.co/BCfgqWAAtN
2/7
2020
you have one problem: you want icons in your <select> menu options. you decide to make a custom select menu: you… https://t.co/7i3xw9KZFm
Retweeted by Lara SchenckInteresting data! Worth scrolling through the article https://t.co/nW67pohIxW @ohhoe Not food!📝 Does the *continuous* in Continuous Integration (CI/CD) come from continuous mathematics? https://t.co/1fRkU7k2lu
2/6
2020
@brad_frost https://t.co/KtE7cNn72D
2/5
2020
why containers? https://t.co/ykSaiWqvTN
Retweeted by Lara SchenckThe biggest advantage I have as both a designer and a developer (deseloper) is that I first identify as a writer.… https://t.co/5Xgi8gHDGy
Retweeted by Lara Schenck_someone_ suggested making a sunburst chart with conic gradients So 🤔 I did https://t.co/YbFx9M8e15 /c @chriscoyier
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2/4
2020
@iamshadmirza 😁
2/3
2020

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