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Online Syllabus Not "Official" Enough?

Online Syllabus Not “Official” Enough? (Jerz’s Literacy Weblog) I just got an e-mail from an administrative assistant who wanted a copy of the syllabus for one of my current courses. I sent her the URL of the “syllabus” page of the course website, as well as links to the “outline” and “projects” pages. She responded that she couldn’t get the documents to print without the navigation bar at the top and…

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Robots learn 'robotiquette' rules

“Our mission is to look at how such a robot should be programmed to respect personal spaces of humans.” The research also focuses on human perception of robots, including how they should look, and how a robot can learn new skills by imitating a human demonstrator. “Without such studies, you will build robots which might not respect the fact that humans are individuals, have preferences and come from different cultural…