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After updating bank part in asset map, I tried to fix Boundaries error.

It didn't work now, because of google update. 

Google map API changed last December Version2 to Version3.

I've never studied about java and google map API, so I had to study.

Actually, make a new function would be better... 

For that, I need only V3 information, but migrating v2 to v3..I must study both of them.

However, I…


Added by Byungkwan Jang on February 20, 2014 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

Feb, 10th

Example of Program Locator with zoom featureThe Interactive Chicago Tutor/Mentor Program Locator was created with layers of information that could be turned on and off by map-users so they could create a map-story that shows where tutor/mentor programs are needed, and who should be helping.  The…


Added by Byungkwan Jang on February 10, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

About program locator - change bank tap on assetmap

a)     What coding skills and/or software did you need to know in order to do the update on the Program Locator?

-       Language : Java script, aspx

-       Program : dreamweaver(not mandatory)

But, I didn’t know about anything. I just learned C, C++, Linux, SQL(Oracle). Most important thing is to have an eye for reading and understanding code. To know what they said and what should I do with this codes and information.


b)   …


Added by Byungkwan Jang on February 6, 2014 at 5:00pm — 1 Comment

Feb, 5th

 Since January 20, 2014 Byungkwan Jang, an intern from Illinois Institute of Technology and South Korea has been attempting to update the Asset Map pages of the Tutor/Mentor Program locator, which is a map based directory showing tutor/mentor programs in Chicago, and assets that could be supporting…


Added by Byungkwan Jang on February 5, 2014 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment

27th January, Monday

I made all of banks address on excel file.

I will make xml file on today and try to fix it on today.

on our website.

Added by Byungkwan Jang on January 27, 2014 at 11:03am — No Comments

3rd Week, Wendsday

Yesterday, I searched Wintrust bank locations, made an excel file and xml file.

57 Wintrust banks in Chicago. Wintrust has many small banks in their company.

After finding location, you can get…


Added by Byungkwan Jang on January 22, 2014 at 11:42am — 1 Comment

3rd week. Tuesday

Last week, I tried to fix asset map.

I tried to change Park National Bank to Wintrust Bank.

Logos, words and locations.

I found a test aspx file, so I used that for a test page.

I checked almost codes in all files, and I found a xml file that

have coordinates of banks. Those are in a XML folder.

 After several attempts, I changed…


Added by Byungkwan Jang on January 21, 2014 at 11:00am — 1 Comment

2nd Week

 Yesterday, I access the server. I looked database tables, java codes in asp, aspx files. Because I want to fix some errors in Program Locator website. On the Program Locator, Asset map and Interactive map have some problem.

 Boundaries didn't show up on both maps. Also, resources and schools information need update. For instance, park national bank doesn't exist anymore, and latest data of school is 2008. Boundaries problem is related to google map api update. It worked before but…


Added by Byungkwan Jang on January 16, 2014 at 11:08am — No Comments

National mentoring month

This is an article written by Dan.

It is talking about tutor/mentor program.  Think about every under 25 boys and girls live in poverty area, will get a job for company, government or the other place need help. It would be great. For that, we need people who have a same dream. CEOs, Board members, policy makers, youth, volunteers, and program leaders.…


Added by Byungkwan Jang on January 13, 2014 at 5:01pm — No Comments

My Network

This is My Network map.

My family, High School friends, University Friends, Volunteer


 My father has a small company. It is related in radar for harbor traffic system. Our hometown is Busan, and this city is near by sea. My mother is a housewife. But she has a strong faith about Buddhism. She usually go to the temple, she has a network in there. My younger brother is a student in University of Busan. He has a same major as me. Since we moved in Busan in…


Added by Byungkwan Jang on January 13, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Introduce myself

Hi. My name is Byungkwan Jang from South Korea.

I studied IT in IIT during last semester, as a kind of exchange student. 

I and another intern Sunjoon started tutor/mentor internship two days ago.

We will do this internship in until mid of February.

This is my prezi to introduce myself.

I and other…


Added by Byungkwan Jang on January 10, 2014 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

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