By saying that it is not itself an appropriate source of citation,, the chair of history department at middlebury college implied there would be a peril when a student cite wikipedia for their paper i think this is a really good advice to every other college students. Wikipedia and other sites take a stand against sopa april 26, 2012. Professors stand against wikipedia http while plenty of professors have complained about the lack of accuracy or completeness of entries, and some have discouraged or tried to bar students from using it, the history department at middlebury college is trying to take a stronger, collective stand. Where would it stand against the tech giants update cancel originally, wikipedia was registered as a com, with the idea that the site might host advertising one day however, it soon became clear that the presence of advertising would be profoundly demotivating for volunteers. Wikipedia is taking steps to make its site 'unsnoopable' to the nsa following revelations that its site users were being spied on https protocol shields against eavesdropping and tampering with internet communications, using bilateral encryption between the server and the internet user.
For example, suppose you're writing an article about triangles, and you want to include a short proof of pythagoras' theorem, but you can't quite remember how to derive it. This week we had many readings to do for class the first one i'm going to cover is a stand against wikipedia by scott jaschik this reading talks about how teachers and professors hate it when students use wikipedia because it is never correct information.
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Stand against bullying don't be a bystander we are the cadets of the robert land academy, an all-boys military school we have taken a stand against. Stand against fear jump to: navigation, search stand against fear is a tv movie which aired on nbc in 1996, starring sarah chalke as a cheerleader who takes action when she faces sexual intimidation from football players at her school wikipedia external links cleanup from february 2017. A stand against wikipedia wordpresscom host source https: file name jaschik-stand-against-wikipediapdf. Academics stand against poverty (asap) is an international network of scholars, teachers, and students working to mobilize the resources of academia to help alleviate poverty asap is currently engaged in a range of efforts aimed at leveraging the resources of academia toward poverty.
A stand against wikipedia as wikipedia has become more and more popular with students, some professors have become increasingly concerned about the online, reader-produced encyclopedia while plenty of professors have complained about the lack of accuracy or completeness of entries. Founder of wikipedia makes a stand against holistic approaches to healing march 25, 2014 kylie sturgess.
Stand against fear is a tv movie which aired on nbc in 1996, starring sarah chalke as a cheerleader who takes action when she faces sexual intimidation from football players at her school the film was based on a real-life incident, which occurred at santa clara high school in california edit. Stand against • i wondered what kind of dreams you would have if you were standing against a wall• his margin over the conservative candidates standing against surely it was more important to make a stand against racial prejudice• she stood against the glass partition by the double-leaved doors. A stand against wikipedia (from higher ed newsroom, 26 jan a stand for enhancing wikipedia the unprofessional behavior of professors who ban resources and deceive the public only indicates what vicious prigs populate some sordid corners of the academy.