Tuesday, October 26, 2004

Weird sociology assignment demands personal information; students object

Here's a weird, interesting privacy story ...

The Ticker - Students object to assignment, cite privacy concerns:

"Last week Baruch senior Adorian Lazar brought to the attention of the USG student objections to a controversial research paper that required them to divulge personal information, including whether they'd ever had an abortion or lived with someone while unmarried. The paper was a requirement for a Sociology 1005 class. The professor's name has been withheld...."

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