My students made zines, and so can you(rs)!

1 · Lindsey Kuper · June 29, 2019, 5:06 a.m.
This spring, I taught our undergrad distributed systems course here at UC Santa Cruz for the first time! It was a blast. One of the most fun things I did was a “creative project” assignment, in which I asked students to make a zine about distributed systems. I’d been wanting to do something like this for years, ever since getting a glimpse of the zines that Cynthia Taylor’s students made for her operating systems courses. When I saw the beautiful sketchnotes that Romeo Jung made for my colle...