The Shield

iGood: iPads in library start to a new standard

Jake Tapley

March 27, 2013

If you have been reading The Shield lately, I’m sure you are familiar with the newest technological innovation that the university is trying out - iPads. Students are now able to check out these fun little tablets from the library, which I think is a great thing. I think this is just a taste of what...

iBad: iPads in library not cost effective

Jimmy Pyles

March 27, 2013

The library just got 40 iPads for student to check out for a week at a time. Congratulations - the building that promotes studying just gave students a tool to procrastinate even more than we already do. A lot of professors don’t even allow students to use laptops and tablets in class, but when th...

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