Beyond UC:


The internet has changed the way we live.  You’re here aren’t you?
Jim Hendler of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute states that the internet changes “the way we work, the way communicate, the way we date, the way we interact with our government, and just about every other aspect of modern life.”  While the world wide web has the potential for great good, there is a downside.  Particularly the way we think about our personal information and the internet. (Have a facebook?  Use the privacy settings to make sure your mom doesn’t see the pictures from that party last week?  Thought so.)
Listen to his 2-minute summary here: http://www.insidehighered.com/audio/academic_pulse/understanding_the_internet

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