If you read the initial interview blog post from Geekend pondering “What is a Geek?” you know some of the answers were rather surprising. Like thick black rimmed glasses aren't a geek’s favorite accessory. Shoes are (at least in the case of our first interviewee). Also, they still take time to step away from their computer and video games to venture into public and shop.
Stephanie is currently studying Design for Sustainability at the Savannah College of Art and Design. She has experience as a wardrobe supervisor for film and television and as a digital media producer. She also worked as a user experience strategist for JC Penney collaborating designs for a new reusable bag made out of sustainable materials. Learn more about her below and determine for yourself if she is the “geek” you always imagined one to be.
1. What made you come to Geekend? Gain additional knowledge and my final MA project involves using digital media to promote community engagement.
2. Favorite part(s) of Geekend? The wide range of topics discussed – gaining exposure from an outside perspective.
3. iPhone or Android? iPhone.
4. Mac or PC? Mac.
5. Favorite Website(s)?