Monthly Archives: April 2009

Girls compared

A visual comparison: Madelyn and Amelia. Continue reading

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Appeal denied in Turnitin case

Not much on the web about this: Fourth Circuit’s Turnitin.com Ruling Brings More Trouble for Plaintiffs. The fourth circuit’s opinion is fairly short, but given that I haven’t read the original decision, I can’t make heads or tails of it. … Continue reading

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Google Books settlement

Objections to the Google Books settlement start to come in, and a good piece on the proposed agreement by Pamela Samuelson Continue reading

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Ah, to be king

Excuse me if I have some place in my mind where I go time to time —Tom Petty

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Southern Illinois

A quick post to point out Erin’s pictures from Southern Illinois, the last of my four recent trips. If you live close by, and have never spent any time in the Shawnee National Forest, you should check it out. Not … Continue reading

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Educause Midwest 2009

Recent trip #3: Educause Midwest 2009. With Richard Chamberlain and Rebecca Fauvie, I presented on Western’s response to the IITAA, summarizing a lot of my release-time work to improve web accessibility at WIU. We had pretty good attendance and good … Continue reading

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More on Florida

Recent trip #2: a family affair, in Florida. Continue reading

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CCCC 2009

Recent trip #1: to San Francisco for CCCC 2009. I booked a quick trip: Wed PM to Sat noon. On the one hand, I wish I’d stayed Saturday night. On the other, I didn’t want to be away from the … Continue reading

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Happy Easter

Happy Easter, everyone. Don’t eat too many Peeps.

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