It is estimated there are over 39 million blind people in the world today. Some 90 percent
of these people live in the poorest areas of the world. What is even more is the fact that if they
were given access to adequate eye treatment facilities and proper
July 01Today I was hanging out with my brother. We ended up going into town to watch the USA
world cup game. We talked a little bit. He lives out of state so we did a little catching up but once the
game was on, neither of us did much talking or listening
My Listening Diary notes are below
Today is the first day of the diary. I have very few interactions during the day, but I do have a lot
of electronic correspondence every day. I design websites, and write code for them, so I get many
emails detailing wha
Joe Archbold CMST315 Listening Diary
In the world we live in today, it would be an understatement to say all that surrounds us is a
distraction. The biggest distractions however come from within a person. During the course of any day,
most of us receive d
Every day is comprised of many opportunities for interaction with others. In that time
you can send a text, communicate through Facebook, make a phone call, or interact in person.
I had to cup my hand to my watch to see its face under the glare of the sun. The smell of apples
from the trees filled the air. What time is it, Honey? asked my mom. Its ten to four. I said.
Weve been playing cards for almost an hour.
I sat under th
Joe Archbold CMST315
I did this activity at work. It actually worked really well because the earplugs I had were
for swimming and molded to my ears so they were bright orange and extremely noticeable. I was
sick the day before so people may have thought I
June 25There werent many distractions today. I was very into what I was doing at work. Because I
usually work alone and dont have much contact during the work day it was hard to get distracted today.
I was fixing some images in photoshop and creating a ne
July 03Many people are here today and everyone wants to do a bunch of catching up. Our family is all
rarely in the same place so we only have a few opportunities a year to catch up. At first I didnt mind all
the questions about work and school, but after
We went on a canoe and kayak trip today. It took a little under 5 hours. We had never gone this
particular path before but we hoped we wouldnt encounter any problems. We didnt know how long it
would take to finish the route so we only brought one